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Riches From Aruba: Old Papiamento

Today in our Culture and History section, we bring you some more words from our old Papiamento. How many of them do you recognize? Perhaps you can use them and thus keep them alive in our culture. Angelus A prayer said in the morning at 6 o'clock, noon at 12 o'clock,...

Meet Margareth Abraham: A Young Hero from Curaçao Who Sacrificed Herself to Save Others

In the annals of history, there are tales of courage that transcend time, stories that echo through generations, inspiring awe and admiration. One such story is that of Margareth Abraham, a young hero from Curaçao whose selfless actions aboard ALM Flight 980 in 1970...

Ancient Etchings Found Alongside Dinosaur Tracks Hint at Early Human Interaction with Prehistoric Past

According to a recent study, prehistoric humans in Brazil left their mark on history, literally, by carving drawings next to dinosaur footprints millions of years later. The discovery was made at the Serrote do Letreiro site in Paraíba, Brazil. Researchers first...
Twins Die On The Same Day, In The Same Manner

Twins Die On The Same Day, In The Same Manner

Photo by David McBee: https://www.pexels.com/nl-nl/foto/teal-chevrolet-pick-up-truck-583151/ In early 2002, an extraordinary and tragic event unfolded in Raahe, Finland, involving a pair of 70-year-old twins. Both men met their demise on the very same day, under...

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Soaring High in 2024: The Year of the Green Wooden Dragon

Soaring High in 2024: The Year of the Green Wooden Dragon

2024 unfurls like a mythical tale, and its main character? The Green Wooden Dragon, a powerful symbol in Chinese astrology. But this isn't your average fire-breathing beast. This dragon embodies a unique blend of strength, growth, and adaptability, promising a year...

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Forklore: The Food Fight Between Millennials and Gen Z

Forklore: The Food Fight Between Millennials and Gen Z

Forget the generational gap, let's talk about the "foodie gap"! Millennials and Gen Z, while both tech-savvy and health-conscious, have distinct preferences when it comes to their plates. Buckle up, as we delve into this delicious duel. Millennials: The OG Foodies...

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Ketchup on a Chicago Dog: A Condiment Conundrum

Ketchup on a Chicago Dog: A Condiment Conundrum

In the gustatory galaxy of Chicago's culinary cosmos, few stars shine as brightly as the legendary Chicago-style hot dog. It's a creation so divine, so meticulously crafted, that each bite is a symphony of flavors dancing on your taste buds. But amidst this...

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Revamping Your Home Farming with Recycled Egg Cartons

Revamping Your Home Farming with Recycled Egg Cartons

Egg cartons, often discarded after their initial use, hold immense potential for home farming enthusiasts. Recycling these humble containers opens up a world of possibilities, contributing to sustainable gardening practices. Here are some innovative ways to repurpose...

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Nintendo: Crafting Joy Since 1889

Nintendo: Crafting Joy Since 1889

In the bustling streets of Kyoto, Japan, amidst the flurry of the late 19th century, a humble venture embarked on a journey that would revolutionize entertainment as we know it. Nintendo, initially a purveyor of meticulously crafted hanafuda playing cards, has...

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Unraveling the Enigma: The Curious Case of Cicada 3301

Unraveling the Enigma: The Curious Case of Cicada 3301

Have you ever stumbled upon a digital riddle so mind-bending, it makes your brain feel like it's doing somersaults? Welcome to the world of Cicada 3301, where the internet becomes a playground for the enigmatic and the curious. Picture this: It's a frosty January day...

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Exploring the Rise of Co-Living: A Gen Z Perspective

Exploring the Rise of Co-Living: A Gen Z Perspective

Co-living is swiftly gaining traction as a housing option, particularly captivating Generation Z with its unique blend of affordability, community, and flexibility. For a generation burdened by economic challenges and drawn to meaningful connections, co-living emerges...

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NASA Delays Boeing Starliner’s Return to Earth Again

NASA Delays Boeing Starliner’s Return to Earth Again

June 22, 2024 - NASA has announced yet another delay in the return of Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft to Earth, citing ongoing technical issues and the need for further safety checks. This marks the latest in a series of postponements for the beleaguered spacecraft,...

Hajj Heatwave Death Toll Climbs as True Scale of Tragedy Emerges

Hajj Heatwave Death Toll Climbs as True Scale of Tragedy Emerges

Mecca, Saudi Arabia - The official death toll from the recent Hajj pilgrimage has risen dramatically, with nearly 500 confirmed fatalities attributed to a brutal heatwave. However, fears are growing that the true number of casualties could be far higher, potentially...

US Offers Assurances to Israel Amid Rising Tensions with Hezbollah

US Offers Assurances to Israel Amid Rising Tensions with Hezbollah

June 22, 2024 - The United States has assured Israel of its support in the event of a full-scale war with Hezbollah, as tensions between Israel and the Lebanese militant group continue to escalate. The Biden administration is actively involved in diplomatic efforts to...

Peru Frustrates Chile in Tense Copa America Draw

Peru Frustrates Chile in Tense Copa America Draw

The 2024 Copa America saw its first stalemate yesterday as Peru and Chile played out a 0-0 draw at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. The Group A encounter, played just a day after the tournament opener, offered a stark contrast to Argentina's victory over Canada....