Photo 21 Sep The Entrepreneur Who Wants to Save Paradise
Diana Saverin, theatlantic.com
Douglas Tompkins—the founder of Esprit and The North Face—is using his fortune to build massive national parks in Chile and Argentina. But what he sees as philanthropy, local ranchers see as meddling.Artilio Sanchez is a rancher in a remote reg…

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The Entrepreneur Who Wants to Save Paradise
Diana Saverin, theatlantic.com

Douglas Tompkins—the founder of Esprit and The North Face—is using his fortune to build massive national parks in Chile and Argentina. But what he sees as philanthropy, local ranchers see as meddling.

Artilio Sanchez is a rancher in a remote reg…

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Photo 20 Sep Gatorade’s Pitch for Derek Jeter Will Give You Goosebumps
By Brian Koerber, mashable.com
Few things represent New York City better than its hometown heroes.As though Derek Jeter’s name weren’t already carved into that list, Gatorade’s newest ad will have any naysayers tipping their hats to No. 2.Filmed in black and white and set…

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Gatorade’s Pitch for Derek Jeter Will Give You Goosebumps
By Brian Koerber, mashable.com

Few things represent New York City better than its hometown heroes.

As though Derek Jeter’s name weren’t already carved into that list, Gatorade’s newest ad will have any naysayers tipping their hats to No. 2.

Filmed in black and white and set…

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Photo 20 Sep Doug the Pug Isn’t Sure If He’s a Pup or Person
Brian Koerber, mashable.com
Sometimes animals can take on some very human-like characteristics.Internet, meet Doug the Pug, your new favorite dog that may or may not actually be a person because he certainly acts like one.When Doug isn’t sipping coffee (not really),…

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Doug the Pug Isn’t Sure If He’s a Pup or Person
Brian Koerber, mashable.com

Sometimes animals can take on some very human-like characteristics.

Internet, meet Doug the Pug, your new favorite dog that may or may not actually be a person because he certainly acts like one.

When Doug isn’t sipping coffee (not really),…

http://flip.it/9sIxh

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Photo 18 Sep Study: Artificial Sweeteners May Trigger Blood Sugar Risks
Dan Vergano, nationalgeographic.com
Bacteria in your gut might determine whether saccharin triggers glucose intolerance.There’s no such thing as a free lunch, or at least a free artificially sweetened one, a new study suggests. Saccharin and other artificial sweeteners may raise…

Study: Artificial Sweeteners May Trigger Blood Sugar Risks
Dan Vergano, nationalgeographic.com

Bacteria in your gut might determine whether saccharin triggers glucose intolerance.

There’s no such thing as a free lunch, or at least a free artificially sweetened one, a new study suggests. Saccharin and other artificial sweeteners may raise…

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Gemini XI Mission Image - India/Ceylon, 09/14/1966

More beautiful images from this Mission can be found in the File Unit Gemini XI, 09/13/1966 - 09/15/1966.  
(Note that Ceylon became the republic of Sri Lanka in 1972.)

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Gemini XI Mission Image - India/Ceylon, 09/14/1966

More beautiful images from this Mission can be found in the File Unit Gemini XI, 09/13/1966 - 09/15/1966.  

(Note that Ceylon became the republic of Sri Lanka in 1972.)

Photo 14 Sep 621 notes theeconomist:

The Middle East’s messy political mosaic

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The Middle East’s messy political mosaic

Try to fit that in a sound bite

Photo 14 Sep Q&A: Ken Burns on Roosevelts at Center of History for a Century
Jeremy Berlin, nationalgeographic.com
The documentarian discusses his latest work, which tells the story of Franklin, Teddy, and Eleanor.The century between 1858 and 1962 transformed America and shaped the modern world. The first national parks and the Panama Canal were created, th…

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Q&A: Ken Burns on Roosevelts at Center of History for a Century
Jeremy Berlin, nationalgeographic.com

The documentarian discusses his latest work, which tells the story of Franklin, Teddy, and Eleanor.

The century between 1858 and 1962 transformed America and shaped the modern world. The first national parks and the Panama Canal were created, th…

Starts tonight! http://flip.it/cll6z

Photo 13 Sep Tiny Off-the-Grid Homes We Loveoutsideonline.com

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