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A rare 300-foot whaleback boat was found at the bottom of Lake Superior

A rare boat, one of the last to be found, has been discovered at the bottom of Lake Superior in Michigan. Researchers from the Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society found the vessel measuring 292 feet 35 miles offshore of Vermilion Point. They confirmed that it was Barge 129, one 44-foot whaleback. The whaleback was a …

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Here are some reasons why mosquitoes are attracted more to certain people than others

Scientists have new evidence to prove that mosquitoes do attract certain people if you’ve ever suspected you could be a mosquito magnet. Leslie Vosshall (a Rockefeller University professor who heads its laboratory of neurogenetics, behavior, and behavior), led a research team that attempted to discover why some people attract more mosquitoes than others. The results …

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