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San Francisco’s Aquarium of the Bay Celebrates 3 New Exhibits

San Francisco’s Aquarium of the Bay Celebrates 3 New ExhibitsSaying it's a focus on the animals that visitors most want to see, San Francisco's Aquarium of the Bay unveiled three new exhibits on April 4, 2009 featuring jellies, octopus - and what's this? Land animals?

"This marks the first time that Aquarium of the Bay has featured land animals," stated CEO John Frawley. "While our overall focus remains on the marine animals of the San Francisco Bay and nearby waters, we feel the addition of these new terrestrial species will spark visitors' awareness of the growing environmental challenges that are impacting all types of wildlife across the globe."
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‘Cave Without a Name’ in Texas Given Landmark Status

‘Cave Without a Name’ in Texas Given Landmark Status Cave Without a Name, the sixth longest cave in Texas, has been named a National Natural Landmark.

The landmark status was given to the Texas natural wonder, along with a rare ecosystem in Pennsylvania, and major fossil sites in Kentucky, New York, and...
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Bob Livingston Talks About Some Great Places for You to Visit in 2009

Bob Livingston Talks About Some Great Places for You to Visit in 2009 If there's anyone who can offer our readers some great vacation ideas and favorite places to visit in the West in 2009, it's Bob Livingston, senior vice president of  Affinity Media, and publisher of Trailer Life and MotorHome magazines, and the Good Sa...
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Texas Offering Holiday Food, Fun & Festivities

Texas Offering Holiday Food, Fun & Festivities Texas is presenting a variety of distinctive holiday events, many of them available through Jan. 4, 2009, and they range from tree lighting festivals to historic home tours, markets and parades.

One thing is for sure: No snow boots or parkas are requi...
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Hiker Rescued From Yosemite’s High Country

Hiker Rescued From Yosemite’s High Country A stranded hiker snow-bound in California's Yosemite National Park for 12 days is alive today because of some smart decisions he made after he got stuck - and a little good luck.

Rangers said park visitor Steve Frazier was rescued Nov. 12 after being ...
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