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Top 10 Facts Of The Day (April 6, 2017)

10. Pope Francis was a nightclub bouncer before he was Pope.

9. Iceland is the only country without mosquitoes.

8. World of Beer has an internship, called “Drink it Interns,” that pays $12,000 for four months to travel, drink beer and write about it. Plus all travel paid for.

7. Simon Cowell was arrested for hijacking a bus with a toy gun at age 12. 

6. It’s incredibly difficult to read text during your dreams. This is precisely why ‘Inception’ doesn’t have even a single dream sequence of people reading text.

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The 2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest: Bride due to be married on the only day of snow in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan. The contest ends on May 27th and the grand prize is a seven-day Polar Bear Photo Safari for two at Churchill Wild–Seal River Heritage Lodge, a National Geographic Unique Lodge of the World. To find out more about the competition search Credit: Stephane Mangin/National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest 2016.


These 10 meaningful trips just might allow you to see the world in a completely different way. 

Top: While it’s a familiar image around the globe, there’s no matching the experience of actually stepping on the Great Wall of China, an ancient 4,000-mile barrier. (Photo: Wendy Wu Tours)

Middle: Polar bear viewing in Churchill, Canada, offers a cultural immersion into an Arctic way of life, with a chance to view bears as they migrate from summer to winter hunting grounds in Manitoba. (Photo:

Bottom: Jerusalem’s Western Wall, the tangible link to the ancient Jewish Temple, is an unforgettable site of prayer and ceremony. (Photo: IsramWorld/Shutterstock)

Photograph by @paulnicklen for @sea_legacy // Spending quality time with the polar bears along Hudson Bay, Manitoba. This is one from the past. I used to work as a polar bear guide out of Churchill as it was the only way I could afford to be out with the bears every day. Nothing but great memories of a challenging yet rewarding journey. To see where I let my guard down and a polar bear stole and started to chew on my tripod, follow me on @paulnicklen by natgeo

This mess was yours, now your mess is mine

Can you do a 5x promt about piper being stressed/nervous and Harry calming her down??:)

I’ve been working on this one for quite a while (which is probably why it was so long) and hopefully it’ll be a nice return to the Salute world after some time apart.

The five times that Harry was Piper’s support system when she was struggling.

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