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How does the Getty battle bugs? Squirrel-hair dusters and dental picks, for starters

The wrath of the webbing clothes moth. During the yearlong COVID-19 closure, the Getty devoted more than 6,000 hours to eradicating this one insect. Jane Bassett, senior conservator for decorative arts, demonstrates “moth remediation” techniques, which the Getty undertook during … Continue reading

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Discover the long lost Japanese Garden and waterfalls hidden in Greater Manchester | I❤️MCR

Hillside trails lead to this beautiful oriental garden and lake uncovered in Bolton – and here’s how you can own a piece of it By Chris Greenhalgh 05/02/2021 Recent events have made us cherish our open green spaces so much … Continue reading

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Kenya’s Elephant Baby Boom Is Helping Increase the Population

This is great news and a big win for animal conservation! We recently had some good news about tigers thriving in India and now we can look to Africa for another animal comeback. Reports out of Kenya’s Amboseli National Park … Continue reading

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1.4 million Brazilians sign zero deforestation bill

Campaigners deliver 1.4 million signatures supporting the zero deforestation bill to the Brazilian congress Photo © Marcos Oliveira/Agência Senado. For the past three years, Greenpeace Brazil has been collecting signatures in support of a bill to establish a zero deforestation … Continue reading

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TEDxRio+20 // Lembranças

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