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Bezos Landed, Thanked Amazon Workers And Shoppers For Paying, Gave Away $200 Million

Moments after returning from the edge of space , Jeff Bezos thanked the Blue Origin team that made his flight possible. He also thanked the Texas town of Van Horn , which hosted Tuesday's launch. And then he said this: "I want to thank every Amazon employee and every Amazon customer, 'cause you guys paid for all this. Thank you from the bottom of my heart very much." The Internet responded with an incredulous gasp. In the video, Bezos' comment appears earnest and elicits chuckles from the...

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In some ways, the Puget Sound's orca whales  are very familiar. We've even given them individual names.  But there's still a lot we don't know, like where the whales go and what they eat.

Now that they're listed as endangered, those have become important questions. KPLU environment reporter Liam Moriarty accompanied a research crew trying to get answers.


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