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Is this legit? Because if it is, I think that Britain has jumped a couple of spaces in my list of countries that we can make fun of. (Trust me, America's high on it)

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The week in wildlife - in pictures

Giant anteater - Giant Anteaters are native to Central and South America. Their amazing tongues are typically 60 cm (24 inches) long, covered in backward-curving papillae and coated in thick, sticky saliva

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Pictures of the day: 15 January 2013

This plant seems to have large red lips, just like Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger. With a scientific name of Psychotria Elata, this species also goes by the fitting names of the Hot Lips Plant, Flower of Lips or even Hooker's Lips. The colourful red flowers have evolved to attract pollinators including hummingbirds and butterflies. The plant can be found in the forested areas of tropical America such as Costa Rica and Colombia.

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Atlas Silk Palazzo Jumpsuit

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Olaudah Equiano, also known as Gustavus Vassa, was a prominent African involved in the British movement for the abolition of the slave trade. He was enslaved as a child, purchased his freedom and worked as an author, merchant and explorer in South America, the Caribbean, the Arctic and the American Colonies and the United Kingdom where he settled by 1792

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Geronimo. In February 1909, Geronimo was thrown from his horse while riding home, lay in the cold all night before a friend found him. He died of pneumonia on 2/17/1909, as a prisoner of the U.S. at Fort Sill, OK. His last words were reported to be said to his nephew, "I should have never surrendered. I should have fought until I was the last man alive."

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