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Like You, This Giant Clock Is Counting Down The Remaining Hours Of Trump's Term

Like You, This Giant Clock Is Counting Down The Remaining Hours Of Trump's TermIn June, a band of artists furtively installed a massive, red, digital clock on the exterior of a building on the Queens waterfront.



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Giant python attacks Indonesian man before being eaten

Giant python attacks Indonesian man before being eatenA giant python attacked an Indonesian man, nearly severing his arm, before hungry villagers chopped up the reptile and ate it, a police chief said Wednesday. Security guard Robert Nababan crossed paths with the giant creature while patrolling an oil palm plantation in the remote Batang Gansal subdistrict of Sumatra island on Saturday. “The python was 7.8 metres long (25.6 feet), it was unbelievably huge,” local police chief Sutarja, who like many Indonesians only has one name, told AFP.



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This Giant Rat Can Crack Coconuts With Its Teeth

This Giant Rat Can Crack Coconuts With Its TeethUromys vika lives in trees and grows up to one-and-a-half feet long. The rodent was discovered in Solomon Islands and likely to be classified as critically endangered.



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12 Giant Foods That Prove Bigger Is Always Better

12 Giant Foods That Prove Bigger Is Always Better



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Giant portrait of toddler peers over US-Mexico border wall

Giant portrait of toddler peers over US-Mexico border wallA photo of a giant toddler stands in Mexico and peers over a steel wall dividing the country from the United States.



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ExxonMobil: Oil and gas giant ‘misled’ the public about climate change, say Harvard experts

ExxonMobil: Oil and gas giant ‘misled’ the public about climate change, say Harvard expertsFossil fuel giant ExxonMobil “misled the public” about the risks posed by climate change, an analysis of its public and private announcements on the subject by two Harvard University academics has concluded. While the company’s scientists and senior executive largely accepted the scientific consensus that global warming is real and poses significant risks, it spent thousands of dollars on regular advertorials in The New York Times (NYT) and other newspapers, in which it sought to cast doubt on the science. In some cases, the firm, led by the current US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, from 2006 to 2016, even contradicted itself.



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Giant iceberg breaks off Antarctica

Giant iceberg breaks off Antarctica(This July 12 story corrects name of vessel in eighth paragraph and year it sank) By Nina Chestney LONDON (Reuters) – One of the biggest icebergs on record has broken away from Antarctica, scientists said on Wednesday, creating an extra hazard for ships around the continent as it breaks up. The one trillion ton iceberg, measuring 5,800 square km, calved away from the Larsen C Ice Shelf in Antarctica sometime between July 10 and 12, said scientists at the University of Swansea and the British Antarctic Survey. The iceberg, which is roughly the size of the U.S. state of Delaware or the Indonesian island of Bali, has been close to breaking off for a few months.



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Giant iceberg breaks off Antarctica

Giant iceberg breaks off AntarcticaBy Nina Chestney LONDON (Reuters) – One of the biggest icebergs on record has broken away from Antarctica, scientists said on Wednesday, creating an extra hazard for ships around the continent as it breaks up. The one trillion tonne iceberg, measuring 5,800 square km, calved away from the Larsen C Ice Shelf in Antarctica sometime between July 10 and 12, said scientists at the University of Swansea and the British Antarctic Survey. The iceberg, which is roughly the size of the U.S. state of Delaware or the Indonesian island of Bali, has been close to breaking off for a few months.



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Scientists Discovered a Giant Crocodile With T-Rex Teeth That's Straight Out of Your Nightmares

Scientists Discovered a Giant Crocodile With T-Rex Teeth That's Straight Out of Your NightmaresThe crocodile ancestor lived in Madagascar



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Owner of Giant 20-Pound Lobster 'Beyond Ticked Off' Over TSA's Handling of Crustacean

Owner of Giant 20-Pound Lobster 'Beyond Ticked Off' Over TSA's Handling of CrustaceanChris Stracuzza was unnerved as he saw images of the huge lobster on social media.



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