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BBC: Portugal’s mysterious ‘birthing stones’

In northern Portugal, a geological phenomenon has baffled scientists for decades: the rare Pedras Parideiras, or "Birthing Stones", which appear to miraculously...

BBC: Mexico’s 1,500-year-old unknown pyramids

Built by indigenous masons, these 1,500-year-old pyramids are still standing strong, held together by sticky juice from the prickly pear cactus.

BBC: Scotland’s forgotten ancient capital

When the county of Fife's biggest town was awarded city status, it came as a major surprise to many. But Dunfermline has...

VOA: Kenya App Allows Users to Help Track Rare Mammals

Kenya's wildlife authorities have launched a free mobile phone app that allows users to track sightings of rare mammals to help authorities...

BBC: The ancient people who reshaped the Amazon

Dating back millennia and covering hundreds of square kilometres, these little-known ruins are changing perceptions of the Amazon and its ancient inhabitants.

BBC: Turkey’s underground city of 20,000 people

More than 85m beneath the famous fairy chimneys of Cappadocia lies a massive subterranean city that was in near-constant use for thousands...

BBC: A Spanish town abandoned by mistake

In the 1960s, the Spanish government evicted a historical village that was supposed to get flooded by the waters of a new...

BBC: The floating homes of Lake Titicaca

Created by the indigenous Uros people as protection against attacks from the Incas, the Uros Islands are one of the world's most...

BBC: The ancient French town of floating gardens

Carved out of the River Somme's marshy hinterland, the Hortillonnages is made up of 110km of slender canals that have led Amiens...

BBC: Ireland’s priceless treasure hidden by monks

One of the most exciting archaeological finds in the history of Irish art was unearthed on Tipperary's Derrynaflan Island by a man...

BBC: Britain’s most remote mainland pub

The only ways to get to the Old Forge Pub are by sea ferry or by a two-day, 18-mile hike across the...

BBC: The true origin of Sasquatch

Stories of a hairy, forest-dwelling, bi-pedal primate have persisted for centuries in British Columbia. But perhaps more important than whether it exists,...

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[Champaign] 22ND ANNUAL PARADE OF LIGHTS

PRESENTED BY CHRISTIE CLINICSAT, NOV 26 | DOWNTOWN CHAMPAIGN  Now in it's 22nd year, the Champaign Center Parade of Lights...

[Illinois] Scholarship Opportunities

The Fred S. Bailey Scholarship Program provides financial support to students of the University of Illinois who who have demonstrated positive impact and...

[Urbana] 55th Annual Turkey Trot

Thursday, November 24CHECK-IN: 8am | RACE START: 9amLake House in Crystal Lake ParkFREE for All Ages Join the Urbana Park...

[Illinois] Jobs @ The Y!

We have a few open positions at the Y’s New American Welcome Center! If you are interested in applying, please submit your...