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Barbara Kruger

Born on January 26, 1945 in Newark, New Jersey, Barbara Kruger is an artist who is famous for photography and collage installations. She uses photographic prints, video, metals, cloth, magazines and other materials to create pictures, collage and other works of art. She is known for her feminist art, conceptual art and social criticism.
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The Siege and Capture of San Antonio

In October-December of 1835, rebellious Texans (who referred to themselves as “Texians”) laid siege to the city of San Antonio de Béxar, the largest Mexican town in Texas. There were some famous names among the besiegers, including Jim Bowie, Stephen F. Austin, Edward Burleson, James Fannin, and Francis W.
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28 February 1945

28 February 1945PhilippinesCorregidor is declared secureGreeceBritish troops land on Piscopi Island, close to RhodesEastern FrontSoviet troops capture Neustettin and PrechlauGreat Britain483 civilians are killed and 1,152 wounded in FebruaryHow to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 28 February 1945, http://www.
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Ozone and Global Warming

There is a lot of confusion surrounding the role played by ozone in global climate change. I often encounter college students who conflate two very distinct problems: the hole in the ozone layer, and greenhouse gas-mediated global climate change. These two problems are not as directly related as many think.
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10 Things You May Not Know About Harry Houdini

1. He named himself after another magician. Houdini was born Erik Weisz, but his name was altered to Ehrich Weiss after his family emigrated from Hungary to Wisconsin when he was 4 years old. Young Ehrich—nicknamed “Ehrie” or “Harry”—had a fascination with magic, particularly the work of the famed French conjurer Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin.
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Tips for Successful Late Night Studying

What is your best study time? Do you feel most like studying in the wee hours of the night? If so, you are not alone. But that can be a problem for parents and school officials. While some students like to get up early in the morning and study, most will say that late night studying is most productive.
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