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The Grateful Dead Tours America for Bee and Butterfly Repopulation

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The Grateful Dead, eclectic rock phenomenon formed in the 1960s, is still rocking on despite losing its frontman Jerry Garcia 22 years ago. But this time around, they’re calling themselves Dead and Company and are now avid environmentalists.

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Band members Bill Kreutzmann, Mickey Hart and Bob Weir are following the footsteps of their lead vocalist, who was an active advocate of saving honeybees and butterflies. Garcia’s widow, Manasha, recalled of her late husband: “Jerry was an environmentalist who advocated for the preservation of the rainforests and the coral reefs.”

Manasha, a co-founder of The Jerry Garcia Foundation, further shared: “It is a blessing to continue this work in his honor.”

The said foundation has given away the late singer’s colorful pieces of art in donation to HoneyLove, an organization for urban beekeepers, and the Save Our Monarchs Foundation.

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Dead and Company will be touring across America with John Mayer, and they will be giving Deadhead fans at each concert venue a simple yet significant way to aid in repopulating honeybees and monarch butterflies.

The band will serve as the program host to multiple charities in the Participation Row, which will hold individual tents for several organizations of various causes. The Jerry Garcia Foundation, which will hold one of said tents, will be giving away free garden pollinator kits and milkweed seeds to the first 300 people to visit the tent.

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Garcia’s youngest daughter, who also happens to be a co-founder of said foundation, said: “Save Our Monarchs has generously donated thousands of Non-GMO milkweed seed packets and pollinator garden seeds. We are sharing these seeds in hopes that gardens will be planted to nourish butterfly and bee populations across the US.”

The tour takes action at a very opportune time, Garcia’s birthday upcoming birthday early August, as well as the National Pollinator Week on June 1925.

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The Enduring Mystery Of The Curse Of Tutankhamun

For more than three thousand years, Tutankhamun, the teenage pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty of Ancient Egypt, lay at rest in his hidden tomb, forgotten though undisturbed. All that changed when a group of intrepid British explorers made the discovery of a lifetime. But with glory came unspeakable horrors.

Lavished with incredible treasures of gold and precious stones, Tutankhamun’s tomb also possessed a dangerous secret. As bizarre events and calamities began to strike those surrounding the archaeological excavation, the haunting legend of this pharaoh’s curse began. What is real and what is coincidence? Judge for yourself, but who knows: you may yet become a believer!

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Check Out The Absolute Weirdest Photos Taken In Vegas

So you thought you’d go have some fun and let loose a little bit (okay, more than a little bit) in Sin City itself: Las Vegas, Nevada! And today, the debaucherous reputation that this capital of earthly pleasures has one little catch to it: in the age of smart phones, nothing, and we mean nothing, stays in Vegas.

But that’s not going to stop these partygoers from doing exactly what they came to Vegas for in the first place: having a good time! From the hysterical to the plain bizarre to the all-out facepalms, have a gander at why this magic town never stops delivering.

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Anna Chapman Uncovered: The Incredible Story Of Russia’s Most Glamorous Spy

Anna Chapman’s story is as unbelievable as it is true. What started off as an innocent, fairytale-like story of love at first sight and the American dream, gradually turned into one of the most outrageous spy sagas of the 21st century. What’s even more inconceivable, though, is the fact that the Russian femme fatale is still causing controversy on the international stage, even after all that’s happened. Like something straight out of a James Bond movie, the true story of the most glamorous spy since Mata Hari is bound to make your jaw drop. Read on for an incredible story of espionage, mystery, and seduction!

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