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How a Dwarf Giraffe Discovery Surprised Scientists

How a Dwarf Giraffe Discovery Surprised Scientists

How a Dwarf Giraffe Discovery Surprised Scientists How a Dwarf Giraffe Discovery Surprised Scientists With an average height of roughly 16 feet, giraffes are the tallest mammals on Earth. At about 6 feet long, their lanky legs and towering necks stand taller than most humans. Even the shortest giraffe is twice as tall as the average professional basketball player. So …

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I’m a Celebrity viewers surprised EastEnders star Jessica Plummer was in pop group Neon Jungle

I’m a Celebrity viewers surprised EastEnders star Jessica Plummer was in pop group Neon Jungle

I’m a Celebrity viewers surprised EastEnders star Jessica Plummer was in pop group Neon Jungle I’m a Celebrity viewers surprised EastEnders star Jessica Plummer was in pop group Neon Jungle I’m a Celebrity viewers are only just learning they have known Jessica Plummer for a lot longer than they realised. Plummer has joined this year’s series just a few months …

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Hong Kong Protesters Surprised by China’s Security Law

Hong Kong Protesters Surprised by China's Security Law

Hong Kong Protesters Surprised by China’s Security Law Hong Kong Protesters Surprised by China’s Security Law But Hong Kong’s pro-democracy opposition movement is now confronting a far mightier foe: Beijing itself. “They are dealing a knockout blow to the democracy movement,” said pro-democracy lawmaker Claudia Mo. “All the fear, the desperation, the antipathy is now being answered by this national …

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France’s Prime Minister Shut Down Soccer. That Surprised Teams Restarting.

France’s Prime Minister Shut Down Soccer. That Surprised Teams Restarting.

France’s Prime Minister Shut Down Soccer. That Surprised Teams Restarting. France’s Prime Minister Shut Down Soccer. That Surprised Teams Restarting. At their board meeting on Friday, the decision makers of France’s top professional soccer league were making plans for the resumption of their competition: plans for safety protocols, training schedules and possible dates for when the first games could be …

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A Black Hockey Player Faced Racial Taunts. Some Fans Aren’t Surprised.

A Black Hockey Player Faced Racial Taunts. Some Fans Aren’t Surprised.

Even before the Rangers flub, though, Hess had prioritized security for the chat, so that it would provide a safe space for a diverse group of fans seeking refuge from the sport’s majority-white fan culture. Two Penguins executives, both of whom are black, had worked with Hess days before to arrange the logistics: Tracey McCants Lewis, the team’s director of …

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Dua Lipa says she was surprised by backlash to strip club visit with Lizzo

Dua Lipa says she was surprised by backlash to strip club visit with Lizzo

Dua Lipa has responded to the somewhat hysterical reaction that followed footage of her, Lizzo, Rosalía and Lil Nas X enjoying a visit to an LA stripclub. The trip took place after the 2020 Grammy Awards and swiftly became the subject of an internet backlash. While the pop star, who recently released her second album Future Nostalgia, did not comment at the time, …

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