These photos come from One World One Ocean, started by “a family who has been making IMAX Theatre films for 35 years in far-off places like the top of Mt 2019년 12월 멜론 top100 다운로드. Everest, the ice caves of Greenland, the Nile river, and the deep-ocean reefs of the South Pacific.”
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Sea Slugs of Hawaii
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In the movies the Dark Knight does not always save his lady, but in the Aurora theater the story unfolded differently. The male instinct to rescue and protect kicked in the way it does in less complicated superhero tales 다운로드. At least three of the 12 victims of the shooting died because they were physically protecting the women they came to the movie with. Alex Teves, 24, used his body as a shield to cover his girlfriend ermaster. He was shot, and she survived. Matthew Robert McQuinn threw his body in front of his girlfriend, Samantha Yowler. He too was killed, and she was pulled to safety by her brother, Nick Yowler 다운로드. Jonathan Blunk, 26, pushed his girlfriend, Jansen Young, under a seat. Again, he was killed, and she got out after the shooting was over. Young crawled out and realized she and her boyfriend were alone in the theater, only he was really wet, and she couln’t believe what had happened, so she tried to convince herself that someone must have thrown a water balloon 다운로드. (Here is Young in one of the saddest Today show videos ever, her trying to match the steady upbeat tones of the format while talking about gruesome stuff: “I think John just took a bullet for me,” she says 한글 타자 연습 프로그램 다운로드. “He provided me the opportunity to survive.”)
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As citizens continue to play a critical role in supplying news and human rights footage from around the world, YouTube is committed to creating even better tools to help them 다운로드. According to the international human rights organization WITNESS’ Cameras Everywhere report, “No video-sharing site or hardware manufacturer currently offers users the option to blur faces or protect identity.”
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Today we’re launching face blurring – a new tool that allows you to obscure faces within videos with the click of a button.
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Keep reading: The Official YouTube Blog – Face blurring: when footage requires anonymity
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This week, several great white sharks were spotted off the coast of Chatham, Mass., and two more near Cape Cod were swimming just 30 feet from the shore 윈도우 8 1 다운로드. One of the sharks was measured at 12 to 15 feet.
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The United States averages 16 shark attacks each year, with only one fatality every two years. According to the International Shark Attack File, you have a higher chance of being struck by lightning, which kills about 41 people a year 다운로드.
Zimmerman said there hasn’t been a confirmed shark attack in Massachusetts since 1936.
More on this – Great White Sharks Return to Massachusetts Shores
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Why rain barrels?
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Most cities offer rain barrels for sale at a discount. Check out your local city website to see if they offer a similar program.
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