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Turtle species thought long extinct found alive and well

A tortoise species thought to have gone extinct more than 100 years ago has been discovered in the Galapagos, authorities said Wednesday. The last time the tortoise, called Chelonoidis phantasticus, was seen alive was in 1906. But a recent expedition to Fernandina Island proved otherwise. The Galapagos Parks Authority and the Galapagos Conservancy Group said… Read More »

How I found light at the end of the very dark tunnel that acne plunged me into – The Guardian

Opinion Acne Simon Troeth The condition and its after-effects have shaped my character in ways I’m only now beginning to understand. Mostly positive It’s usually special and a bit thrilling to be told that you’re one in 200,000. But when I turned 17 and my cystic acne hit like a category 5 cyclone, I felt… Read More »