The last of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World standing, and more than 3,000 years old, the Great Pyramid rises 479 feet from a 754 feet square base. Scientists still don understand how the ancient Egyptians were able to move, carve and erect more than 2 million stone blocks, each weighing from 2 to 60 tons. It is one of three pyramids to tour on the Giza Plateau; get there early to purchase entry tickets or work with a local tour operator..
We will take anything we can get at this point, right? Highs drop from the 90s today into the low 80s tomorrow and into the 70s Saturday. Then, as that low exits, we’ll go back to warm, dry weather. Highs Sunday through Wednesday range between 88 and 95 degrees.
The zoo stepped in after she and her intended partner Yang Guang failed to mate naturally.Previous data suggested she was pregnant and likely carry to full term, however hopes of a cub faded when she passed her due date.Both pandas are said to be in good health and the outdoor viewing area of their enclosures will be open to zoo visitors from today.In pictures: Edinburgh’s pandas lounging around in their enclosureMr Valentine said: “Although Tian Tian has not successfully given birth, it is important for her individual biology as a female giant panda and for the future of giant panda conservation across the globe that we tried. We will also be reviewing all our data and procedures from this year and last.”The team continue to monitor Tian Tian and she is in great health. The specialist team here and international colleagues will thoroughly review every aspect of how we care for her.”Tian Tian (Sweetie) and Yang Guang (Sunshine) are the first giant pandas to live in the UK for 17 years.The animals, both aged 10, arrived on loan from China in December 2011 and will remain at Edinburgh Zoo for a decade.Tian Tian was successfully inseminated last year but lost her cub at late term.The attempt was the first artificial insemination procedure to take place on a giant panda in the UK..
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That makes the Nintendo Labo Toy Con Variety Kit which runs a whopping $90 a pretty pricey proposition by comparison.But Nintendo works hard to justify that cost.First off, the quality of the cardboard punch out models is outstanding. Nintendo hasn cheaped on the cardboard stock, providing dozens of firm and durable sheets. And the hundreds of individual pieces contained on these sheets pop out with almost no effort at all.