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Baffin Island Sun

The midnight Arctic sun never strays from the horizon in this time-exposed shot of Nunavut’s Baffin Island. Some parts of Nunavut endure 24 hours of light from late April until late August and 24 hours of darkness from late October … Continue reading

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R.I.P. – Whitney Houston

Pop Vocal Legend Whitney Houston Found Dead Too many of us—myself included—are guilty of making insensitive jokes about the demise of Whitney Houston, her frail frame, loss of one of pop’s purest voices, and battle with drugs. But none of … Continue reading

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As weather fronts clash, temperatures plummet to -13C in “battleground Britain”

Parts of the UK will see temperatures dive to -13C on Wednesday night as two weather fronts create a “battleground” over Britain, the Met Office has warned. Though there has been limited snowfall across the country since last week, freezing … Continue reading

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Twitter blackout: A protest born of ignorance — but questions remain

An increasing number of Twitter users are planning to boycott Twitter tomorrow, January 28, in protest of its newly-announced policy that it will censor individual tweets in certain countries that require it to do so. At first glance, this reaction is completely … Continue reading

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‘Listen With’ music button @ Facebook

Facebook launches ‘Listen With’ music button Facebook is pumping up the volume on its Open Graph initiative by rolling out a feature that allows users to listen to songs with their Facebook friends. Listeners can chat about the music while … Continue reading

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