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Chasing Waterfalls

Breathtaking waterfalls draw crowds at parks and hiking trails around Minnesota Gooseberry Falls photo by AMB-MD Photography – Fotolia A hiker tilts her head and pauses as the first rustling sound filters through the boreal forest of Minnesota’s far northeastern tip. The trail threads upward through fragrant firs, a few …

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Peruvian scientists use DNA to trace origins of Inca emperors

Researchers in Peru believe they have traced the origins of the Incas  — the largest pre-Hispanic civilization in the Americas — through the DNA of the modern-day descendants of their emperors. From their ancient capital Cusco, the Incas controlled a vast empire called Tahuantinsuyo, which extended from the west of …

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These Are The Coolest Glamping Vacations You Can Take This Year

Summer is right around the corner, and wanderlust is officially in the air. As adventure tourism takes off and more people continue to seek out unique, off-the-grid vacations immersed in nature, one trend continues to dominate: glamping. Glamping—a more luxurious form of camping that usually involves decked-out tents perched in …

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Peruvian scientists use DNA to trace origins of Inca emperors

LIMA – Researchers in Peru believe they have traced the origins of the Incas — the largest pre-Hispanic civilization in the Americas — through the DNA of the modern-day descendants of their emperors. From their ancient capital of Cuzco, the Incas controlled a vast empire called Tahuantinsuyo, which extended from …

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Peruvian scientists use DNA to trace origins of Inca emperors

LIMA: Researchers in Peru believe they have traced the origins of the Incas – the largest pre-Hispanic civilization in the Americas – through the DNA of the modern-day descendants of their emperors. From their ancient capital Cusco, the Incas controlled a vast empire called Tahuantinsuyo, which extended from the west …

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LATEST: Delray man, 27, killed in Boca Raton vehicle crash

A 27-year-old Delray Beach man has been identified as the victim of a fatal crash Monday night in Boca Raton.  City police said Jay Jonas died after his motor scooter and a vehicle crashed in the 7500 block of North Dixie Highway. Jonas died at Delray Medical Center. According to a …

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Peruvian scientists use DNA to trace origins of Inca emperors

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Beautiful Brazil

In Brazil, Rosa Briant saw places of such majesty she didn’t know how to capture them in words, discovered a confidence in herself she didn’t know was lacking, experienced her first nude beach and accidentally attended a three-day yoga retreat which wasn’t designed for English speakers. Here is her ‘short …

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‘The Donald Trump of Brazil’ Soars in the Polls

Jair Bolsonaro hears what they say about him: “the Donald Trump of Brazil,” he says with a wry smile. Asked if he thinks the label is fitting, he demurs. He’s not a populist, he goes on to say, and the country wouldn’t stand for another one right now anyway. But …

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News Briefs: Berkshire Museum painting acquired by Pennsylvania …

‘Valley of Santa Isabel, New Granada’ by Frederic Church, formerly part of the collection of the Berkshire Museum, was acquired by the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts after it failed to sell at a Sotheby’s auction earlier this week. Photo courtesy Sotheby’s ‘Valley of Santa Isabel, New Granada’ acquired …

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