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California man rescued from beachside hole after three days

After days of being trapped, a California man who had fallen into a tight hole near Sunset Cliffs was rescued. It took emergency crews 19 hours of work in treacherous conditions, with engineers successfully using micro-explosives to break up the heavy rocks and free him from waist-down. They gave him blankets & fluids intravenously to ensure his health and safety while they worked around rising tides and inclement weather! He awoke alert & thanked first responders all around for saving him. What an incredible display of strength!

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These State Parks Now Offer Blind Visitors an App to Help Them Safely Explore on Their Own

Great news for Colorado's state parks! A new app called Aira is now available to assist blind and low vision visitors, providing live support through trained agents. This innovative tool enhances accessibility by describing surroundings, helping with navigation, and more. The partnership between Aira, Colorado Parks and Wildlife, and the Governor’s Office of Information Technology ensures everyone can enjoy the outdoors safely.

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This Taylor Swift Fan Sang an Entire Eras Playlist While Running on a Treadmill

A Taylor Swift fan in London took on the challenge of singing all 46 songs from her Eras Tour set list while running on a treadmill. Inspired by Swift's intense workout routine, Rebecca Richmond-Smith completed the three-hour challenge with outfit changes for each album era. Running a total of 12.6 miles, she found it exhausting but rewarding. A dedicated "Swiftie" since 2006, Rebecca hopes to attend one of Swift's UK shows and is already planning future fitness challenges with Taylor's new album tracks.

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Montana Has Started a Drive-Thru Blood Donation Pickup for Rural Ambulances

In a life-saving turn of events, Crystal Hiwalker's near-death experience during a stormy ambulance ride inspired the creation of the Montana Interfacility Blood Network. This innovative program allows ambulances to pick up blood from hospitals along their route to provide timely transfusions for rural patients facing traumatic injuries. Since its launch in 2022, the network has already helped at least three patients and is gaining interest from other states with large rural regions like Oregon.

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How Breakdancing is Changing Lives in Brazil Ahead of its Olympic Debut

Breakdancing will make its Olympic debut at the Paris 2024 games, bringing joy to dancers in Rio de Janeiro. The Flow021 crew, active since 2010 in a neighborhood surrounded by favelas, prioritizes social projects and offers free classes to local children. Co-founder Gabriel Barreto, known as “Stal”, is proud of being a role model for youth. Breakdancing's inclusion as an Olympic sport has opened doors for b-boys and b-girls worldwide, attracting attention from new audiences and authorities alike.

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How Snails Became Mascots for Wellness at This College Library

In an exciting move, a family of giant African land snails has been introduced to the library at Tavistock College. Teachers hope the snails will boost student wellbeing and ignite an interest in nature. Eleanor Fisher, an assistant teacher, came up with the idea while chatting with SEND students. The gentle giants are already creating buzz among students who find them fascinating and believe they will be beneficial during exams - staff are hopeful they will draw more visitors to the library.

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Portugal is Set to Start Building its Largest Wind Farm Soon

Portugal's largest wind farm has received environmental approval and will be a game-changer for clean energy in the country. With a capacity to power 128,000 homes annually, this project by Iberdrola is set to make a significant impact. The company plans to integrate eco-friendly measures into the plant's design to protect the surrounding environment. This innovative hybrid energy scheme will maximize output and production while minimizing its ecological footprint - an exciting step towards sustainable energy solutions in Portugal.

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Could This Simple Ingredient Be the Key to a Healthier Brain?

Imagine a future where the smell of menthol could help improve cognitive abilities in Alzheimer's patients. Scientists discovered that when mice with Alzheimer’s inhaled menthol, their cognitive skills got better. This exciting finding opens up new possibilities for treating this debilitating disease and offers hope to millions worldwide. Further research is needed to explore the potential benefits of using smells like menthol as therapies for Alzheimer's patients.

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Meet the 10-Year-Old Darts Prodigy Aiming to Become World Champ

A 10-year-old darts prodigy, Lennon "The Force" Wharf, is making waves in the sport and aims to become a world champion after defeating former professionals. Balancing school with playing for Suffolk's under-18 darts team, Lennon has impressed many with his skills since hitting his first 180 at age three. With support from Target Darts and visits from legends like Keith Deller, Lennon remains calm and focused on his goal of multiple world titles.

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This Couple Got Engaged During a Taylor Swift Concert and Got a Special Surprise from the Star

During a rare daylight concert in Edinburgh, Scotland, Taylor Swift witnessed a couple getting engaged right before her eyes for the first time ever! As she performed on stage and saw the proposal unfold, she couldn't contain her excitement. The heartwarming moment was captured on video by a fan and has since gone viral online. Taylor expressed her joy and gratitude to the couple for allowing her to be part of their special day during the concert.

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The World’s Tallest Dog is an Adorable Scaredy Cat, His Owners Say

In a heartwarming tale, Kevin the great dane from Iowa has been crowned the world's tallest dog, standing as tall as a three-year-old child. Despite his imposing size, Kevin is terrified of his family's vacuum cleaner and will jump away when it gets close. Known for his gentle nature, he tries to fit into small beds and enjoys stealing food off counters without needing to stand up. The Wolfes are grateful for Kevin after losing their previous great dane and describe him as the perfect addition to their family.

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These State Parks Now Offer Blind Visitors an App to Help Them Safely Explore on Their Own

This Taylor Swift Fan Sang an Entire Eras Playlist While Running on a Treadmill

Montana Has Started a Drive-Thru Blood Donation Pickup for Rural Ambulances

How Breakdancing is Changing Lives in Brazil Ahead of its Olympic Debut

How Snails Became Mascots for Wellness at This College Library

Portugal is Set to Start Building its Largest Wind Farm Soon

Could This Simple Ingredient Be the Key to a Healthier Brain?

Meet the 10-Year-Old Darts Prodigy Aiming to Become World Champ

This Couple Got Engaged During a Taylor Swift Concert and Got a Special Surprise from the Star

The World’s Tallest Dog is an Adorable Scaredy Cat, His Owners Say