In Puerto Rico, a push to save culture from long ago

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Woman sets out to row across Pacific Ocean
The best part of being on the ocean for weeks at a time, says Sonya Baumstein, is the stars. The worst? Being wet. All the time. Baumstein is an athlete from Orlando, Florida. She waited for...
The best part of being on the ocean for weeks at a time, says Sonya Baumstein, is the stars. The worst? Being wet. All the time. Baumstein is an athlete from Orlando, Florida. She waited for...
The best part of being on the ocean for weeks at a time, says Sonya Baumstein, is the stars. The worst? Being wet. Al...
- Posted on June 11, 2015
Tanzania is losing its elephants
Elephants continue to be in trouble. That is especially true in Tanzania. There is a sharp decline of the elephant population that is most likely due to poaching. It is catastrophic. That's accordi...
Elephants continue to be in trouble. That is especially true in Tanzania. There is a sharp decline of the elephant population that is most likely due to poaching. It is catastrophic. That's accordi...
Elephants continue to be in trouble. That is especially true in Tanzania. There is a sharp decline of the elephant po...
- Posted on June 8, 2015
Tennis and fashion are a match in Paris
When is a tennis tournament also a fashion show? Try the French Open. Well before Andre Agassi caused a stir with his stone-washed denim shorts at the French Open, the clay courts at Roland ...
When is a tennis tournament also a fashion show? Try the French Open. Well before Andre Agassi caused a stir with his stone-washed denim shorts at the French Open, the clay courts at Roland ...
When is a tennis tournament also a fashion show? Try the French Open. Well before Andre Agassi caused a stir w...
- Posted on May 22, 2015
Iran plasters billboards with famous art
The mayor of Tehran made an unusual move. He had hundreds of copies of famous artwork plastered on some 1,500 billboards across the city. Tehran is the capital of Iran. The art transformed the Mid...
The mayor of Tehran made an unusual move. He had hundreds of copies of famous artwork plastered on some 1,500 billboards across the city. Tehran is the capital of Iran. The art transformed the Mid...
The mayor of Tehran made an unusual move. He had hundreds of copies of famous artwork plastered on some 1,500 billboa...
- Posted on May 19, 2015
China plans to reveal more terra cotta warriors
China is expanding the ranks of the famed Terra Cotta Warrior army. There are new excavations. These are expected to yield hundreds more of the ancient life-size figures. The museum overseei...
China is expanding the ranks of the famed Terra Cotta Warrior army. There are new excavations. These are expected to yield hundreds more of the ancient life-size figures. The museum overseei...
China is expanding the ranks of the famed Terra Cotta Warrior army. There are new excavations. These are expected to ...
- Posted on May 18, 2015
See the world's oldest copy of the Ten Commandments
The world's oldest complete copy of the Ten Commandments is going on rare display. It will be presented at Israel's leading museum. The exhibit traces civilization's most pivotal moments. Th...
The world's oldest complete copy of the Ten Commandments is going on rare display. It will be presented at Israel's leading museum. The exhibit traces civilization's most pivotal moments. Th...
The world's oldest complete copy of the Ten Commandments is going on rare display. It will be presented at Israel's l...
- Posted on May 11, 2015
Britain gives world a real-life princess
A new baby princess might give businesses a boost. This is the infant just born in England. Her name is Charlotte Elizabeth Diana. The baby likely will have Britain's retail stores rejoici...
A new baby princess might give businesses a boost. This is the infant just born in England. Her name is Charlotte Elizabeth Diana. The baby likely will have Britain's retail stores rejoici...
A new baby princess might give businesses a boost. This is the infant just born in England. Her name is Charlotte E...
- Posted on May 7, 2015
Countries worldwide respond to Nepal earthquake
There is still time to save lives. A crushing earthquake hit the country of Nepal on April 25. Many governments and aid agencies are sending doctors, volunteers and equipment to help. They ...
There is still time to save lives. A crushing earthquake hit the country of Nepal on April 25. Many governments and aid agencies are sending doctors, volunteers and equipment to help. They ...
There is still time to save lives. A crushing earthquake hit the country of Nepal on April 25. Many governmen...
- Posted on May 1, 2015
High-speed train almost as fast as plane
This is one fast train. The fastest in the world, actually. Now, a Japanese maglev has broken its own speed record. Operator JR Central said the passenger train reached 375 miles per hour. I...
This is one fast train. The fastest in the world, actually. Now, a Japanese maglev has broken its own speed record. Operator JR Central said the passenger train reached 375 miles per hour. I...
This is one fast train. The fastest in the world, actually. Now, a Japanese maglev has broken its own speed re...
- Posted on April 28, 2015
In Puerto Rico, a push to save culture from long ago
In Puerto Rico's misty, bamboo-studded mountains, elementary school students are studying. They are learning a nearly extinct language. They beat on drums and grow native crops like cassava and swe...
In Puerto Rico's misty, bamboo-studded mountains, elementary school students are studying. They are learning a nearly extinct language. They beat on drums and grow native crops like cassava and swe...
In Puerto Rico's misty, bamboo-studded mountains, elementary school students are studying. They are learning a nearly...
- Posted on April 24, 2015