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Remembering the Gettysburg Address
This week marks the 150th anniversary of the consecration of the Gettysburg Cemetery, where President Lincoln gave his now-famous Gettysburg Address. This speech, which is now firmly established in American history, was actually only one of several speeches that day. Here are a few facts that you might not know! The speech, one of the [...]
Slow and Steady
Sloths are a common sight on WorldStrides DiscoverNow! programs in Costa Rica, where they are usually spotted hanging from branches, napping, or eating leaves. While these mammals are well-known for being slow (like six-feet-per-minute slow), sloths have evolved several traits to help them survive in the biologically diverse ecosystems of Central and South American rainforests. [...]