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Garcia..The 8th most common last name in the US!

The most popular last name in the US is of course Smith. According to the U.S. Census bureau, the 8th on the list is Garcia, followed by Rodriguez. This reveals what we already know, Hispanics are an important sector of the US population. Not to mention Hispanics were a major actor in Barack Obama’s win this 2012 presidential elections. In 2010 ,there … Continue reading

Gray whales fight for tourists attention

Gray whales fight for tourists attention

Graywhales make a 12,000 mile round trip from cold Artic feeding grounds in Alaska to Mexico’s warm waters in Baja to breed and give birth- one of the longest animal migrations on earth.  @carlsafina In Baja, many Ecotours operate whale watching tours from December to March.  Some are so used to this and curious they … Continue reading