Alternative Surfers?

“For most mortals, merely balancing on a board skimming its way back to shore is a task that requires hours practice to master. But these guys have taken the skill to a whole new level. These boarders from Kommetjie, in Cape Town, South Africa, are taking part in a surf competition with a difference, where the the prizes go out for best dressed, most outrageous craft, and most entertaining performance.” w/ photos

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How The English Language Was Developed

“The writing is brilliant and factual… it’s super-informative, the narrator’s voice is great, and the illustrations are awesome. Clearly, these great people have a fantastic sense of humor as well as a clear desire to summarize and inform!” — torchpratt

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Tortoise Balances Apple!

“This 300 pound Galapagos Tortoise loves to be scratched on the neck by her keeper, Chris Henderson, and holds her head up. When he puts an apple there, she balances it because she wants him to scratch her neck.” — lilly7301

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Solar Touch Keyhole Light

The Solar Touch Keyhole Light makes it easy to see a keyhole — therefore making it quicker and safer for you to get inside. Place the light above the keyhole on your entry door, or use it on your shed, greenhouse, or garage door. With its innovative ‘touch-on’ technology, you simply touch to activate and the light will stay on for 15 seconds so you can get in safely and quickly. Charges without direct sunlight giving you years of worry free use.” w/ photos

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