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  • A poet laureate-to-be

    The first poem that US poet laureate Maxine Kumin ever published appeared in the Monitor in 1953.

 

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Khansa, an eight-month old critically endangered Bornean orangutan, shows off it's two front teeth, at the Singapore Zoo on Jan. 11, in Singapore. The Singapore Zoo is active with its breeding programs as part of its wildlife preservation efforts. This is the Zoo's 46th successful orangutan birth.

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