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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #47(7/8/2005)

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< TASK 1 > Read the articles (1) to (3). And figure out which article they come from. Answer A, B, or C.

(1) "Insect nepotism!" In ant colonies with multiple queens, residents will take better care of eggs and larvae most closely related to themselves!

(2) Less than 5 years after breaking his neck and being told he would never walk again --- Stuart Murray of Aberdeen, Scotland, ran in the 2005 London Marathon!

(3) "Smokin' bat!" Pedro Alcantara of Miami, Fla., crafted a full-size baseball bat from tobacco leaves!

The cartoon from http://www.comics.com/comics/ripleys/
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