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Exploring a Japanese mangrove forest by canoe

AMAMI, Japan — On the east coast of Amami-Oshima island in Kagoshima Prefecture, I took an about 90-minute canoe tour to explore a mangrove forest in the...


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New Orleans: Where you can let go and still feel connected

Plenty of American cities pride themselves on their fine food and drink. None of them relish where they’ve been and what they have as much as New Orleans, a...


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The color of a T-rex discussed

What color was a T-rex? — Jack H., 7, Taunton, England Dear Jack, When we dig up fossils from the Earth they can tell us a lot about life in the past....


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August's Best Photos

August was a month for big summer celebrations around Northern Utah. Bikes, balloons and baseball filled the days and families turned out for both the long-running...


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Intense portraits for an intense sport: How we got the shot

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. And for an art form that has been around for 200 years, it can be challenging to come up with something that...




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One nun's enthusiasm sparking change in women's lives

OGDEN — The vision of one woman has changed the lives of nearly 100 women and children each year for the past five years. Daughters of Charity Sister...


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The Jared Fogle case: Why we understand so little about child

Reading the news that former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle will plead guilty to possessing hundreds of pornographic images of children and having sex with underage...


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The most unrealistic thing about Hollywood romance

The overwhelming majority of American marriages, about 80 percent, are between people who are roughly the same age. But that kind of pairing is a lot less likely in...


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Ruins, casinos and abandoned construction mark Cyprus

Not far from where I live in south London, there’s a cafe, the sort of simple joint that we Brits affectionately call a “greasy spoon,” serving up...


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Cape Town, South Africa, an open canvas of art

Resting in the shadows of the severe and imposing Table Mountain, at the intersection of the impossibly green waters of the Indian Ocean and the cold, turquoise...


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