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Mystery of Scotland's ice pancakes 
  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:38:52 EST 
    Here's another Scottish mystery to file alongside the Loch Ness Monster.


China's faltering fight against 'tea money' 
  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 22:44:50 EST 
    In China, bribery is known colloquially as "tea money" and nearly everyone from local businesses to foreign multinationals has usually had a brush with it.


10 memes that tried to 'break' internet 
  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:28:31 EST 
    No one thing actually "broke" the Internet in 2014, but here are 10 of the memes and hashtags that tried.


Lost ancient village rediscovered 
  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:08:03 EST 
    The site of a lost ancient Chamorro village has been rediscovered in the Northern Jungles of Guam. KTGM reports.


Ebola survivor sues for killed dog 
  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:30:10 EST 
    The Spanish nurse's aide who beat Ebola say she can't forgive the people who euthanized her pet.


Smart cities: The next generation 
  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:39:29 EST 
    The urban planning equivalent of a Rorschach test, a "Smart City" can be taken to mean almost anything.


Is this how you will control your money? 
  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:47:44 EST 
    Fingerprints, retina readers will revolutionize our finances.


Revealed: Double life of dashing WWII spy 
  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:23:30 EST 
    The spy who drew me: How a top British spy become a fashion illustrator (Revealed: Double life of dashing WWII spy)


Feast your eyes on amazing golf tricks 
  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:06:40 EST 
    If golf has a reputation for being a bit stuffy, then the Bryan brothers and their trick shots are a much-needed blast of fresh air.


Do methane 'burps' mean life on Mars? 
  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:55:07 EST 
    NASA's rover, Curiosity, has found methane "burps" on Mars; could this mean life on the planet? Erin McLaughlin reports.


Debilitating virus sweeping Americas 
  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:24:28 EST 
    Its name means "bending over in pain," it has no treatment - and it has infected over 1M people.


Free energy from space with lasers? 
  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:19:45 EST 
    In space there's no atmosphere, it's never cloudy, and in geosynchronous orbits it's never night: a perfect place for a solar power station to harvest uninterrupted power 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.


China's faltering fight against corruption 
  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:52:52 EST 
    In China, bribery is known colloquially as "tea money" and nearly everyone from local businesses to foreign multinationals has usually had a brush with it.


Canadian namesake gets free world trip 
  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:49:11 EST 
    It pays to be called Elizabeth Gallagher. It means a free trip.


2014 Nat Geo photo contest winners 
  Thu, 18 Dec 2014 01:31:25 EST 
    More than 9,200 entries were submitted from more than 150 countries in three categories: people, places and nature.
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