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3 Science Experiments To Try Outdoors With Kids This Summer

The weather is warmer and that means kids are gearing up to get outside and release some pent-up winter energy. These three outdoor science experiments offer curious young scientists a messy, fun learning experience.

06/11/2015

GOLETA, CALIFORNIA - MAY 20:  Oil covers rocks on the beach near Refugio State Beach on May 20, 2015 north of Goleta, California.(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Company Hopes To Remove Ruptured Oil Pipeline Near California Coast On Tuesday

Officials from Plains All American Pipeline say they hope the broken section of a pipeline that spilled oil along the California Coast can be removed for investigation by Tuesday.

05/26/2015

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Police: Sea Lion Pup Abducted From Los Angeles Beach

Whoever snatched a seal or sea lion pup from a Los Angeles beach early Sunday should not be fooled by the animal’s cuteness – they could suffer a vicious bite, an animal rescue expert said.

04/19/2015

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Dead Humpback Whale Washes Up On Santa Cruz County Beach

The body of a young humpback whale washed up on a beach in Santa Cruz County Friday morning.

03/06/2015

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Six Hot Beach Reads For Summer

Summer is time for breaking out your bathing suits and hitting the beach. Whether you’re craving a thriller or tearjerker, our sister company Simon & Schuster has a book for every afternoon spent in the sun. Throw one of these page-turners in your beach bag and prepare to lose yourself.

06/23/2014

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1 Person Rescued, 1 Missing Off Central California Beach

Rescuers say three people were swept into the ocean during a baptism ceremony at a Central Coast beach, and only one of them has been found.

03/31/2014

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Overseas Destinations You Can Travel To Without A Passport

You don’t always need a passport to travel overseas. You can still head to a tropical unincorporated destination overseas.

01/14/2014

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Live Like A Castaway On Your Own Deserted Island

Think you’ve got what it takes to make it on a deserted island? Find out for sure by booking a real-life “castaway experience” and really get away on your next vacation.

01/10/2014

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The World’s Most Incredible Underwater Hotel Rooms

If you’re looking for an unusual tropical vacation this time around, check out the world’s most incredible underwater hotel rooms.

11/26/2013

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The Jamaica Destination Guide

Jamaica is a quintessential Caribbean travel destination. Here’s a guide to both the basics and the intoxicatingly refreshing things to do.

10/31/2013

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The Bahamas Destination Guide

If you want to truly experience The Bahamas, get ready to do some island hopping. Check out this destinations guide to Nassau, Grand Bahama Island, Great Exuma, Green Turtle Cay and more.

10/25/2013

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Clarity Of Lake Tahoe Best Since 2002

Lake Tahoe’s clarity last year was the best it’s been in a decade and scientists say the continued improvement has them increasingly optimistic that regulating land use throughout the basin and taking other steps to protect the mountain waters are paying off.

02/27/2013

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