Join the 2017 Great Backyard Bird Count: February 17-20 — All About Birds

Great Backyard Bird Count Bird watchers around the world take part, February 17-20 News Release Join the 20th Great Backyard Bird Count Bird watchers around the world take part, February 17-20 For release: February 2, 2017 Florida Scrub-Jay on man’s head by Ann Foster. Bird watchers from around the world enjoy counting their birds and…

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Only Prince Would Have Asked For It to ‘Rain Harder’ at His Epic Super Bowl Halftime Show

Leave it to the late, great Purple One to not only make the best of a bad weather situation but to use it to enhance an already iconic performance. While some artists would have seen rain as a downer to their performance, Prince used a downpour in Miami during his legendary 2007 Super Bowl halftime…

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On This Day in 1966 We Got the First Picture from the Moon – Lights in the Dark

On Feb. 3, 1966 the Soviet Luna 9 spacecraft made the first successful robotic soft landing on the Moon. Seven hours later it transmitted its first images of the lunar surface back to Earth. The image above is Luna 9 lander’s first view—the first time humans had ever seen a picture from the surface of another world.

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