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Look East in April 2014 - take a simple slide to the World’s Fair Star and bump into Mars as a bonus!

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Arcturus isn’t universally known as the “World’s Fair Star,”  but  it should be.  Its light bridged two World’s Fairs, making an astronomical link between the one in 1893  and a second in 1933 – both held in Chicago.   1,363 more words

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PHOTOS: One Very Hungry Snake Eats a Crocodile

A snake has been caught wrestling, then devouring, a crocodile in Lake Moondarra in the Australian state of Queensland, the BBC reports. Author Tiffany Corlis, who took photos of the scene, … 116 more words

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