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  • Family behind 'I've Pet That Dog' to publish 'Pet That Cat!' book next summer 07 May 2021 02:31 Iowa City Press-Citizen The dynamic Cedar Falls family behind the social media accounts "I've Pet That Dog" and "I've Pet That Cat" — as well as the book, "Pet That Dog!" — are at it again. Next summer, Rachel Braunigan and her son, 11-year- …
  • Margaret Atwood’s “The Handmaid’s Tale” Is a Masterclass in World Building, Thematic Development 07 May 2021 01:46 The Hoya - Washington ★★★★★ Before it was an award-winning Hulu original series, Margaret Atwood’s “The Handmaid’s Tale” stood as a paragon of writing and craftsmanship in the 1980s, telling a timeless tale of oppression, rebellion and human nature.  “The Handmaid’s Tale” tells …
  • The World’s First Magnetic Ponytail 06 May 2021 20:32 LA Weekly The ponytail can be traced back to Ancient Greece, 1600 BC, where women with ponytails appear in artworks and frescoes. The ponytail would appear again later in Rome and Egypt. As time went on, this top-of-the-head hairstyle became popular with men in …
  • 2,000-year-old marble head of Rome's first emperor discovered 06 May 2021 20:21 WISC-TV Channel 3000 - Wisconsin May 6, 2021 3:08 PM CNN Posted: May 6, 2021 3:08 PM Archaeologists in central Italy have uncovered a marble head of Augustus Caesar, the first emperor of the Roman empire. The sculpture was discovered while renovating Isernia's historic city walls - …
  • International conference in Dubai signals new chapter for Middle East 06 May 2021 18:07 Jerusalem Post Politicians, scientists, technologists, and businesspeople from Israel, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, China, India, and Morocco will participate in the Global Investment Forum starting June 2. Prof. Rafi Beyar, former director of Rambam Medical Center …