Photo Capture # 8 – Crested Duck — H.J. Ruiz – Avian101

Crested Duck © HJ Ruiz – Avian101

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Runaway Train Blazes Through Western Australia For More Than 50 Miles — News : NPR

The train had nobody on it. It was eventually deliberately derailed, creating a dramatic crash scene with huge lengths of crumpled, twisted metal on the desert sand next to the train track.(Image credit: BHP)

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Breaking News! Wild Mare Spay Experiment Has Been Abandoned by BLM — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Breaking News! Today we heard from our attorneys that the BLM has abandoned the wild mare spay experiment in Oregon. This was very welcome news – last week on Friday a Federal judge ruled in favor of our Preliminary Injunction, halting the cruel and dangerous overiectomy via colpotomy experiments until our case could be […]

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Love Knows No Species: Emu And Donkey Have Fallen For Each Other, Caretakers Say — News : NPR

“They like to cuddle and even sleep together,” a North Carolina caretaker says of a recently rescued emu and donkey. “We can’t separate them.”(Image credit: Carolina Waterfowl Rescue)

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Scientists Unveil Ancient Sea Monsters Found In Angola — News : NPR

Almost 100 million years ago, when the South Atlantic Ocean was young, giant reptiles prowled the seas. Scientists have found a trove of these ancient creatures in the African nation of Angola.(Image credit: Madeleine Cook/NPR)

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Photo Capture # 9 – Photo “Bomb” — H.J. Ruiz – Avian101

Photo “Bomb” – Two Peruvian Pelicans and a Royal Tern © HJ Ruiz – Avian101

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The light between us

I gazed up, high IMG_20180927_102655
Sunshine, bright through leaves
Shone down, hit my face, warm
Light from heaven, I’m convinced

I can see, now
Through the darkness, it’s clear
I am here, the warmth, real
And those above, watching, Always

I feel you, here
Your name, your soul
Life extended, waves of light
Connecting, loving, missing

You are not forgotten

Orkney’s Waters to be used to Investigate Blue Carbon — The Orkney News

“We’re also going to be the first country in the world to undertake a region-wide blue carbon audit, which will be carried out in the Orkney Islands maritime region.”

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