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Don Ship

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  • 25 New Facebook Statuses
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    25 New Facebook Statuses

    8 months ago

    Here are some great ideas for your Facebook Status Updates. All of these status updates are free for you to use and you just have to copy and paste the one you want to your facebook profile. The answers to some of these questions may seem obvious at...

  • I'm Lost! (LOST)
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    I'm Lost! (LOST)

    8 months ago

    Hey ya'll! What's up? So here is one of my other poems that I wrote when I was like really little. Mom helped me a bit. LOL! Anyways, ya'll have a good day, I just hope you all like it! I am lost when I cry. I am lost when I smile. I am...

  • Nature (In The Forest Deep And Green)
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    Nature (In The Forest Deep And Green)

    8 months ago

    My First Short Poem: Hey ya'll! What's up? So, this is my first hub in like really a long time. I missed writing on HubPages! This one is the first poem I remember writing. I was 11, I think? This one is about our very own Mother Nature, and one...

  • Nature, a Friend of Wonder
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    Nature, a Friend of Wonder

    8 months ago

    Nature, A Friend Of Wonder Just for a moment, I stood very still, To stop my clock, to stop my talk. For I knew I was missing someone dear, Someone with whom I used to walk. This special person was not a human, But a...

  • Words to Know! [Physics]
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    Words to Know! [Physics]

    8 months ago

         Here are a few important Physics definitions that you may want to know: Acceleration: An increase in speed. To accelerate means to go faster. Physicists define acceleration as a measure of the rate of change of velocity...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Space Saver
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Space Saver

    8 months ago

    The concept of volume Purpose: Learn that an object's weight (mass) can remain the same, regardless of it shape. Overview: Space in landfills, where towns and cities get rid of their trash and garbage, is limited. When things can be...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Don't Fret
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Don't Fret

    8 months ago

    Changing pitch by varying string tension Purpose: An understanding of frequency change through an increase in tension on a stretched rubber band. Overview: Some musical instruments have string that vibrate in order to make sounds, guitar,...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Back in Shape
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Back in Shape

    8 months ago

    The Characteristics of Elasticity Purpose: The purpose is to find he effect of weathering and stretching on the elasticity of a rubber band. Overview: One characteristic of a material is a measure of its "elasticity." Elasticity is the...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Sandwater
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Sandwater

    8 months ago

    Erosion caused by friction of glacial ice Purpose: Without taking hundredsof years, we can demonstrate the erosive effect of a glacier. Overview: There are places in the world where the heat of summer is not enough to completely melt the...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Walls Don't Move
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Walls Don't Move

    8 months ago

    Newton's 3rd: Action and Reaction Purpose: Understanding the Physics concept of work through force and distance. Overview: Newton's third law of Motion explains that if one body exerts a force on a second body (action), the second body...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Toy Story
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Toy Story

    8 months ago

    Torque-energy storage in a homemade toy Purpose: Determine the optimum (best) number of band windings for an ice-pop toy. Overview: This simple old-time homemade toy demonstrates three concepts of physics potential energy, torque, and...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Whirring Button
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Whirring Button

    8 months ago

    Torque: Changing the direction of the force Purpose: Learning about torque and changing the direction of a force. A force pulling outward can be changed into a force at a 90-degree angle and it made to do work, causing a button on a string to spin. ...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Siphon Fun
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Siphon Fun

    8 months ago

    Water drains to own level Purpose: Discover how a siphon works. Overview: A hose or tube can be used to create a "siphon," a device that drains liquids. A siphon will drain liquid from a higher to a lower level, even if it first has to...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Water Shooter
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Water Shooter

    8 months ago

    Compressing a fluid Purpose: Let's learn about "hydraulics." Overview: Hydraulics, from the Greek word meaning "about water." is the study of liquid in motion. A part of hydraulics deals with compressing a liquid, used in machines where great...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Work = Force x Distance
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Work = Force x Distance

    8 months ago

    The wedge, a simple machine Purpose: Show the relationship between the distance a wedge is moved forward and the height an object sitting on top of the wedge is raised. Overview: A "wedge" is one of those "simple machines" we talked about. A...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Look at the Sound
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Look at the Sound

    8 months ago

         This is my 37th hub on Fast and Fair Science Fair Projects. This one is easy, simple and fun! I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too, especially kids! Cheers! Light speed faster than sound speed Purpose: Prove...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Bigger Water
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Bigger Water

    8 months ago

         This is my 36th hub on Fast and Fair Science Fair Projects. This one is easy and fun! I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too, especially kids! Cheers! Temperature's expansion/contraction effects Purpose: What...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Crash!
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Crash!

    8 months ago

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Hot Light
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Hot Light

    8 months ago

         This is my 34th hub on Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects. This one is extremely easy, highly useful and fun! I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too, especially kids! Cheers! =) Comparing waste heat...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Plant First Aid
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Plant First Aid

    8 months ago

         This is my 33rd hub on Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects. This one is extremely easy, highly useful and fun! I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too, especially kids! Cheers! =) Collecting light to benefit...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Now Soft/ Now LOUD
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Now Soft/ Now LOUD

    8 months ago

         This is my 32nd hub on Fast and Fair Science Fair Projects. This one is extremely easy, useful and fun! I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too, especially kids! Have fun! ...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Break the Beam
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Break the Beam

    8 months ago

    This is my 31st hub on Fast and Fair Science Fair Projects. This one is extremely easy and fun! I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too, especially kids! Have fun! Exploring some characteristics of light ...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Get the Point
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Get the Point

    8 months ago

         This is my 30th hub on Fast and Fair Science Fair Projects. This one is easy and fun! I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too, especially kids! Have fun! Changes affect surface areas Purpose: Studying surface area...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: A Lopsided Pinwheel
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: A Lopsided Pinwheel

    8 months ago

    This is my 29th hub on Fast and Fair Science Fair Projects and my first one this year! This one is extremely easy and fun! I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too, especially kids! Have fun! Balancing points of oddly...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Unwelcome Gusts
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Unwelcome Gusts

    8 months ago

         This is my 28th hub on Fast and Fair Science Fair Projects. This one is extremely easy and fun! I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too, especially kids! Have fun! Comparing and measuring wind strengths ...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Pop a Treat
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Pop a Treat

    8 months ago

         This is my 27th hub on Fast and Fair Science Fair Projects. This one is extremely easy and fun! I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too, especially kids! Have fun! The Physics of Popcorn Purpose:...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Floating Along
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Floating Along

    8 months ago

    This is my 25th hub on Fast and Fair Science Fair Projects. This one is extremely easy and fun! I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too, especially kids! Have fun! Buoyancy: The ability to stay up Purpose: Let's figure...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Flying in Circles
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Flying in Circles

    8 months ago

    This is my 26th hub on Fast and Fair Science Fair Projects. This one is extremely easy and fun! I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too, especially kids! Have fun! Air friction: Sometimes good, sometimes not Purpose:...

  • Key to Long-Lasting Relationships
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    Key to Long-Lasting Relationships

    8 months ago

    With a little effort on your part, you can rekindle the spark between you and your partner...      Don't we all want our relationships to last forever? I will tell you the tricks: Always Be Honest      You have to trust your...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Balancing Act
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Balancing Act

    8 months ago

    This is my 24th hub on Fast and Fair Science Fair Projects. I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too! Objects at rest tend to stay at rest Purpose: We want to find out if objects at rest will remain at rest if balanced forces...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: The Sound of Time
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: The Sound of Time

    8 months ago

    This is my 22nd hub on Fast and Fair Science Fair Projects. I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too! Good luck!Amplifying Sound Purpose: Sound is sometimes faint and hard to hear, how can it be amplified to improve hearing? ...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Blown Away
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Blown Away

    8 months ago

    This is my 23rd hub on Fast and Fair Science Fair Projects. I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too! Good luck! Fluidics: air flow around shapes Purpose: Determining how air flows around objects could sometimes be very helpful to...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Ear of the Beholder
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Ear of the Beholder

    8 months ago

    This is my 21st hub on Fast and Fair Science Fair Projects. I'm sure you'll enjoy reading and trying out this one too!Pleasant sounds versus "noise" Purpose: The purpose is to determine if there is a difference in the opinions of young people and...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Singin' in the Shower
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Singin' in the Shower

    8 months ago

    Acoustics: the behavior of confined sound Purpose: To find out if different rooms in your house have different acoustics (sound qualities). Overview: A branch of physics that studies the physics of sound is called "acoustics." You often hear...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Cellular Can
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Cellular Can

    8 months ago

    Transmitting sound by vibrating materials Purpose: To improve the sound of the traditional homemade "tin-can" toy phone. Overview: Sound is formed by an object moving back and forth, or vibrating. These vibrations move molecules in the air...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: An Uphill Battle
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: An Uphill Battle

    8 months ago

    Kinetic energy and the transfer of energy Purpose: Demonstrate that energy can be transferred from object to object, and defy gravity. Overview: An energy force can travel like a wave, which means that it can be passed from one object to another....

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Water Maker
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Water Maker

    8 months ago

    Solar Radiation Purpose: How could we change snow to water if the temperature was below freezing? Overview: If you were stranded in the woods or in a place where there was lots of snow and ice and you needed water to drink, how could you get it...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Bottled Force
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Bottled Force

    8 months ago

    Kinetic and Potential energy Purpose: Let's go if we can find a way to store "work" energy. Overview: Energy can be placed in one of two groups, kinetic energy and potential energy. Kinetic energy is the energy or work being done. It is...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: We are #2
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: We are #2

    8 months ago

    Second- and third-class levers Purpose: Learn to use a second class lever (a simple machine) to reduce the force required to lift a heavy object. Overview: A lever is mage up of a long shaft or board that rests on a support called a fulcrum....

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Balance the Books
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Balance the Books

    8 months ago

    First-class lever, a simple machine Purpose: How can you manage to raise something that is too heavy for you to lift or that you want to lift using less force? Overview: Simple machine is a term used in physics to refer to a group of tools that...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Get a Handle
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Get a Handle

    8 months ago

    Wheel and axle, a simple machine Purpose: Understanding the wheel and axle concept and what a great advantage a screwdriver handle gives you because it is a "Simple Machine." Overview: Simple Machines is a teem used in physics to make it...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Down-Range Shooter
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Down-Range Shooter

    8 months ago

    Purpose: The purpose of this experiment is to determine the angle of trajectory that will give the greatest distance. Overview: When you throw a stone a little upward and away from you, you know that it will not keep going in that direction, but...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Room for Brightness
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Room for Brightness

    8 months ago

    Reflected Light Purpose: Show that a room is better lit when the room's walls are painted in bright colors compared to a room where the walls are dark (makes a room safer, (reduces eye fatigue when reading or working, and makes the room a...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Watt?
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Watt?

    8 months ago

    Comparing light output and power consumption Purpose: Determine if a 50-watt light bulb gives off as much light as two 50-watt bulbs. Overview: Incandescent light bulbs, the kind used in most household lamps, are rated by the amount of power...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Bad Manners
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Bad Manners

    8 months ago

    Heat conduction and heat sinking Purpose: Is there a way to make something cool more quickly, like a drink that is too hot? Overview: Metal is a good "conductor" of heat. That means it makes an easy path that can travel along. When a metal...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Up to Speed
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Up to Speed

    8 months ago

    Acceleration in a bottle Purpose: To show changes in rate of speed. Overview: Acceleration is an increase in speed. Physicists define it as a measure of rate of change of velocity over time. To accelerate means to go faster; to decelerate is to...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Smaller is Stronger
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Smaller is Stronger

    8 months ago

    Testing tensile strength Purpose: To discover if an object's strength has any relation to its length. Overview: The term tensile strength means how strong something is when it is unsupported; how much tension or pressure it can take before it...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Hot rocks
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Hot rocks

    8 months ago

    Heat transfer from one medium to another Purpose: Is there a good way to store solar heat, and release it slowly over time? Overview: Did you ever touch a rock that has been baking in the sun on a warm summer day? Did it feel hot? Rocks...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: The Mighty Mo
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: The Mighty Mo

    8 months ago

    Momentum: A product of force times mass Purpose: Can momentum be increased by increasing the mass of the moving object or by increasing its speed? Overview: Momentum is the force with which an object is moving. Objects in motion tend to stay in...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Rub the Right Way
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Rub the Right Way

    8 months ago

    Friction and surfaces Purpose: Compare the friction on a dry surface to one coated with oil. Overview: Friction is the resistance to motion when two tings rub together. Friction is often undesirable. It makes machines less efficient where...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Man on a Tight Rope
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Man on a Tight Rope

    8 months ago

    Wave Motion Purpose: Show that energy can travel along a string and do work at the other end. Overview: Energy can travel in the form of a wave. An uncrested wave in the ocean is energy in motion. The water molecules do not travel along with...

  • Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Swinging Good Time
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    Fast and Easy Science Fair Projects: Swinging Good Time

    8 months ago

    Pendulum motion Purpose: The properties of pendulums will be investigated. Overview: When a weight is hung by a wire or a string that is tied to a fixed point ( a point that doesn't move), it is called a pendulum. If the weight is pulled to one...

  • Freedom
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    Freedom

    8 months ago

    Freedom is another word for nothing left to lose. It's special, standing on the rim of reality, with the ocean spread out before you, Reminding yourself not to look down, you begin to look at everything around you, Spread your arms and...

  • Autobiography of a Broken Chair
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    Autobiography of a Broken Chair

    8 months ago

    Creek! Geek! These were the sounds I made, Hello! I'm a broken chair. Just made up if wooden rods nailed together. I was made by a carpenter named Max. He was a cunning fellow who used to cheat on his innocent customers. He purposely broke my leg...

  • My Beijing Heroes!
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    My Beijing Heroes!

    8 months ago

    One man, born on August 21, 1986 in the small village of Jamaica, started his sporting life mainly as a Footballer and a good Cricketer. His Cricket coach discovered the potential of this man in Track and Field and ask him to focus his energy on...

  • Tips - Study Strategies
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    Tips - Study Strategies

    8 months ago

    1. Find out what time of the day is the best to study. 2. Plan a timetable for your study period, for every week. 3. Collect necessary materials like texts, notebooks etc. and keep them beside you, before you sit down to study. 4. Select a...

  • Impossible? (That Is What They Said!)
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    Impossible? (That Is What They Said!)

    8 months ago

             "If Fifty Million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing", said Betrand Russell. Not surprisingly, therefore everything in the world was achieved by people who believe in themselves, rather than in what was commonly...

  • My New Nokia C3 [Specifications Included]
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    My New Nokia C3 [Specifications Included]

    8 months ago

    Heya! So, this is my first Hub on here! And this one is going to be about my new Phone, my Nokia C3 (4 weeks old now!) Here, I'm going to tell you about my own review on the Nokia C3. I'll talk about everything related to it from the themes,...

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