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Harrison Middle School in Yarmouth Needs Your Votes

 

Harrison Middle School in Yarmouth, is in the running for a national competition that could help their school and Maine's fishing industry.

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Teens: Be Careful! Your Teacher Reads Your Tweets!

Modern media is pretty simple to understand.

The problem is teenagers don't think older people, like their teachers, can learn or use things like Twitter, Instagram or Snapchat.

But....yes. Yes, we can!

And we LOOOOOVE reading what you write about us!

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David Rogers, Getty Images

Webcams Attached to Sharks to Better Understand Them

Marine biologists at the University of Hawaii and the University of Tokyo have attached webcams to the fins of sharks in the hope to study their habits. Thirty sharks of various types were fitted with the webcams that include a camera, sensors and VHF transmitters.

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Elderly Woman Gets HUGE Valentine’s Surprise!

Thank you, Tiffany Estabrook, for telling me to get the tissues. I needed them.

These children in Canada give back to a woman whose simple gesture has touched them for the past 7 years.

And she is so deserving.

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Augusta Schools Might Cut the 5th & 6th Grade Music Program!

This is TERRIBLE news!!

You know how much I love music!! I can't live without it!

And now kids might be denied the opportunity to play an instrument or develop their brains with the gift of the knowledge of music!

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Men and Women Have Different Nightmares

It has been known for a long time that men and women dream and have nightmares but Psychologists now say they have very different dreams and nightmares. A study done at the University of Montreal says men dream more about natural and environmental disasters and war, women dream more about relationship conflicts.

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Saluting B98.5′s Teacher Of The Month – Vicki Merrill of the Marcia Buker School in Richmond

Once again this school year, we will be presenting "The B98.5 Teacher of the Month" brought to you by: Maine Education Credit Union, serving Maine educators and anyone living or working in Kennebec and Somerset counties. Maine Education Credit Union, where educators and community unite! Maine Education Credit Union, University Drive and South Chestnut St., Augusta.

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MENSA Founded in the U.S. on MAY 10, 1971 and Some Surprising Members

Mensa, where the only qualification is to have a high I.Q., 132 or above, first formed in England in 1946 by British scientist and lawyer Dr. Lance Ware and Australian lawyer Roland Berrill. Race, Creed or Country of origin didn’t matter as long as you had a high I.Q., you were in. On May 10, 1971, the American MENSA society formed in New York.

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NASA Says the Human Body Not Built for Space Travel

In science fiction movies, man travels through space with no problem, hopping from universe to universe, but the reality is, man was not built to travel through space. NASA says there are many problems the human body goes through in space; many they still haven’t been able to solve.

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What Does 200 Calories Look Like?

For those of you still on your New Year's resolution to lose weight, this is pretty cool to watch.

Have you ever wondered what 200 calories looks like?

In this video you can see the difference!

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