Archive for the ‘Nature’ Category

What Is A Santa Ana Wind? Why Are They So Strong?

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The Santa Ana winds are strong, extremely dry down-slope winds that originate inland and affect coastal Southern California and northern Baja California. Santa Ana winds blow mostly in autumn and winter, but can arise at other times of the year also. They can range from hot to cold, depending on the prevailing temperatures in the […]
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Safari Park’s Newest Addition

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A baby gorilla was born at the San Diego Zoo’s Safari Park and is already gaining a lot of attention. Last Friday the Safari Park welcomed a female gorilla via emergency C-section because 18-year-old mom was having a hard time with her labor. Veterinarians originally thought the baby was sick due to the stress from labor, […]
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15 Facts that Seem Fake

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-The probability of you drinking a glass of water that contains a molecule of water that also passed through a dinosaur is almost 100%. -If a piece of paper were folded 42 times, it would reach to the moon. -Turtles can breath out of their butts. -You can’t hum while holding your nose. -It rains diamonds […]
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Earthquake Safety

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An early morning earthquake centered just miles from downtown Los Angeles shook the area in the early hours of Monday morning. The 4.4 quake and its several aftershocks are a reminder of how important earthquake safety is.   According to Earthquake alliance the first stage in earthquake safety is to prepare: 1. Secure your space. […]
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