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Loren Miller commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Christian morality is the morality of slaves. -- Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche Precisely. Virtually…"
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Loren Miller commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Dear Joan!  Your mind is many things, but "simple is NOT one of them!  That's…"
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Stephen Brodie commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"“If I had to choose between betraying my country and betraying my friend, I hope I should…"
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Joan Denoo commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"I am way behind reading this string and I find it contains great jewels too precious to let go. I…"
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Chris B commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Joan, many people have trouble reading Shakespeare, because they know that there are meanings and…"
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Joan Denoo commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Loren, your Bertrand Russell quote, including, "The infliction of cruelty with a good…"
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Joan Denoo commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Stephen, I generally do not read Shakespeare  because he is too complex for my simple…"
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Joan Denoo commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Loren, another strong statement, " It was during recovery from her (Ruth Hurmence…"
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Mrs.B commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Agreed. It's just a book, & I will not live my life according to a book."
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Mrs.B commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"No, Joan, anything I've found doesn't seem to fit."
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Joan Denoo commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Loren Miller on July 13, 2021 at 6:10am you wrote:  If you're going to dignify the claim…"
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Joan Denoo commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Mrs.B, I like your comment, "Prayers cannot correct what it couldn't prevent." I am…"
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Joan Denoo commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Loren, I agree,  Something which does not exist cannot help us, but chronic dependence on…"
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Joan Denoo commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Loren, "Faith doesn't care whether something is actually TRUE or not." That is…"
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Joan Denoo commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Grinning Cat, I love your comment about women and choice and the flowchart! Thanks!"
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Mrs.B commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"I liked it. To the point."
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Loren Miller commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Most excellent, Mrs. B!"
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The endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtle has been found feeding in the Gulf of Mexico, in waters threatened by oil spills, heavy commercial fishing and oxygen depletion.

The Kemp's ridley turtle is the most endangered and smallest hard-shelled sea turtle in the world. A new study released jointly by theU.S. National Park Service and the U.S. Geological Surveyuncovered some details about the turtles' foraging and migration patterns, in an effort to learn more about the species and better conserve it.

Little is known about why the turtles feed in certain areas and how human activities may be affecting the animals' health or behavior. To find out more, researchers analyzed 13 years' worth of satellite tracking data from turtles tagged at nesting sites between 1998 and 2011. The turtles at the two main nesting sites were found feeding at areas off the U.S. Gulf Coast, including near Louisiana and Mississippi.

"Protecting feeding grounds for adult female sea turtles is important for the recovery of the species, and this new information is important for future planning and restoration decisions," Donna Shaver, chief of the National Park Service's Sea Turtle Science and Recovery division at Padre Island National Seashore, said in a statement.

The researchers tagged dozens of adult female sea turtles nesting on the beach at Padre Island National Seashore, located off the coast of Texas. Using satellite telemetry — a method of measuring and transmitting data from remote areas — as well as statistical techniques, the scientists determined where and when the turtles foraged. [continue]

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