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First Beaver Dam Seen in England in 800 Years

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They did it! After 800 years with no Beaver dams in England, a pair of them have finally build one recently.

Telegraph UK reports:”The male beaver has been spotted feeding alone some distance from the lodge, whereas the female seems keen to stay close to their home,” he said. “This might suggest that she has young inside, but we won’t know until at least late July when they’re ready to come outside.

We haven’t had beavers here for 800 years because they were hunted to extinction. Now, a year after they came to Escot, they have built a dam and we think they are breeding. We won’t know for sure for a couple of months but it is very encouraging. It really is a superb structure – quite a feat of engineering for two small beavers.”

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The Biggest Mentos-Coke Explosion

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Around 1500 students from Belgium attempt to break a world record by dropping a mint sweet into bottles of Coca Cola. They tried to out-fizz the previous record for so-called Mentos fountains by simultaneously putting Mentos mints into bottles of the soft drink.

Modern World- Anouk

Directed by Melina Matsoukas, here’s the new official music video of Modern World by Anouk from her newest album Who’s your Momma.

“Three years after her triple platinum album Hotel New York, Anouk is back with a vengeance. Who’s Your Momma is her fifth studio album and it is her most versatile and ambitious album so far.”

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Tiësto is spinning us right round again

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The best DJ of the world, (really, he’s been voted for 3 consecutive years by DJ Magazine) who once played for the Olympic games audience, is spinning for the world again in Tiësto Elements of Life World Tour 2008. This Dutch DJ who goes by an Italian twist of his childhood nickname started his career back in 1985 and is still alive and spinning. The tour is to support his newest album which was released back in April 2007 which was nominated for a Grammy in the category “Best Electronic/Dance Album.”

For schedules and tickets, check the official website.

Here’s a clip of the show in Netherlands