Top 10 Most Endangered Species

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“Over thousands of animals are feared to disappear in the next couple of decades. These creatures face extinction mostly because of human activities rather than natural causes. Modernization, poaching among many others have caused destruction to the animals and their habitats, we should act fast to reconstruct the damage. From the smart dolphins and turtles in the waters and the huge elephants and rhinos on land. [Here] is the complete list of 16 critically endangered species on the planet.” w/ photos

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Top 10 Explanations About The MothMan

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“Roughly 48 years back a Mothman was seen in the Point Pleasant area of West Virginia. A report published in the Point Pleasant Register on November 16, 1966 read “Couples See Man-Sized Bird… Creature… Something”. The Mothman is a legendary moth-like creature who was introduced by Gray Barker in 1970. In 2002, its film adaptation, The Mothman Prophecies was practically based on the book The Mothman Prophecies by John Keel. [Here] are ten common explanations for this legendary character which was related to a wide array of supernatural events in West Virginia.” w/ photos

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Top 30 Most Beautiful Modern Community Centers

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“Social work is tough, and practicing in a drab, uninspiring and outdated community center certainly doesn’t help. Fortunately for recent social work graduates, many community centers around the globe offer a whole host of facilities to keep locals and employees happy. Even more inspiringly, these new-look centers are easy on the eye thanks to their attractive, cutting-edge and often eco-friendly designs. These buildings house all kinds of facilities – from gyms and pools to theaters and libraries – but they all have two crucial things in common: they’re stunning and they’re all there to serve their local communities. Read on for 30 of the most beautiful modern community centers in the world.” w/ photos

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Top 5 Fastest Kentucky Derby Horses Of All Time

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“Whether you’re asking about the most exciting finishes of the Kentucky Derby or the horses that have run the fastest times, the answer is usually going to be exactly the same. If you’ve ever wondered about the quickest horses to race, we have a quick look at the 5 fastest of all time. No one knows who’s going to win this year, of course, but it’s fun to take a look back and see some of the times it took to complete the most exciting two minutes in sports.”

01… Secretariat 1973 – We can’t begin any list of the fastest Kentucky Derby horses without mentioning Secretariat who ran back in 1973. Finishing the race in 1:59.40, the horse and jockey also broke the record at Churchill Downs.

02… Monarchos 2001 – The first fastest horse of the new century, Monarchos ran the track in an impressive 1:59.97 back in 2001. What’s really amazing is that he started the race in thirteenth place!

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03… Northern Dancer 1964 – The 60s were known as the love generation, but Northern Dancer was a horse that loved to run. He won the Derby in 2:00 flat, still a very impressive time. The horse was Canadian-bred.

04… Spend a Buck 1985 – Remember the 1980s? While there was a lot happening, one of the major events in the horseracing world was Spend a Buck running the Kentucky Derby in just 2:00.20. He was also named Horse of the Year in 1985.

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05… Decidedly 1962 – Last but certainly not least in our list of the fastest Derby horses, we have Decidedly who decided in 1962 to run the Derby in just 2:00.40, winning with 8.70-1 odds!

Kentucky Derby 2014 is coming up soon, and one of the things that’s always exciting about the race is the chance that a new horse is going to break one of the old records. As you can see from the list below, this doesn’t happen very often, but you never know. This is one of the many reasons people love the Kentucky Derby.

Photos by Wikipedia.

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Top 10 Types Of Ear Piercing

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“Almost all the cultures have a tradition of ear-piercing. It is vividly celebrated today as a fashion or trend. Archaeological evidences from Persia show both men and women with their ear pierced. English Renaissance during the 1950s made ear-piercing common among different courtiers. Beautiful jewels are being designed today to adorn the ears. Let us explore the top ten types of Ear piercing.” w/ photos

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Top 10 Most Popular Bands

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“Music bands are very abundant nowadays. When bands like Coldplay and U2 started slowing down, new bands like Maroon 5 and One Republic stepped up their game. There has never been any shortage of popular bands. Nowadays, Fun, One Direction and The Wanted are really popular among the masses. I decided to compile a list of the most popular bands in 2013. The bands in the list are arranged according to the fan base, the type of audiences, the music etc. Following are the top 10 popular bands.” w/ photos

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Top 10 Sororities In America

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“Fraternity and Sorority system exist in colleges and universities around the world. Its purpose is to promote community service, leadership, and academic accomplishment. Sororities are founded by women at colleges and universities as an educational integration for its members. Each sorority or group is governed by rules of the National Panhellenic Conference. America’s 10 famous sororities are listed [here].” w/ photos

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Top 10 World’s Tallest Mountains

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“There are 14 independent mountains in the world that are more than 8,000 metres (26,247 ft) high above sea level. All eight-thousanders are located in the Himalayan and Karakoram mountain ranges in Asia, with Mount Everest being the highest at 29,029 ft. and the notorious killer climbs are on K2, Manaslu, Nanga Parbat and Annapurna. Mountaineer Reinhold Messner, holds the title as the first person to climb all of the Fourteen Eight-Thousanders in 1986. Extereme wind and weather conditions contitute to the difficult ascents. Check out the 10 tallest mountains on Earth.” w/ photos

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Top 10 Tips To Survive Summer Heat

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“Every year, thousands of lives are lost to the extreme summer heat worldwide. In such extreme summer conditions, it is very important to know certain helpful tips which can allow us to survive summer heat. There are many tips which can help in surviving summers.In the countries located near the equator, summers can be the toughest time of the year. Over the years, experts have come out with various tips to survive summer heat. We have compiled a list of the best tips to survive the extreme temperatures. Here are the top 10 tips to survive summer heat.” w/ photos

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Top 10 Best Prank Call Ideas

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“Prank calling has been a popular telephone gag or joke which is illegal in some states. The idea is to call a friend, family member, a relative, or simply calling random numbers, to annoy them by whatever idea comes to mind. Sometimes a prank call could simply be, calling a victim and when he answers, you hung up, or simply don’t answer – the idea of listening to your victim says ‘hello’ several times is quite fun… Here are the top 10 best prank call ideas.” w/ photos

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