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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #81(5/10/2006)

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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) "The Pond - Moonlight," a photo taken by Edward Steichen in 1904 --- sold in February 2006 for $2,928,000 --- more than doubling the most ever paid for a photograph!

(2) "Unfair to Termites!" Mike Mercier's Auburn, Maine, home and everything in it is built completely of concrete, including the walls, floors, furniture, tables and countertops!

(3) Scientists at Singapore's institute of bioengineering and nanotechnology have developed a paper battery that can be powered by urine or saliva!

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