Dec. 24, 2013
Monarch butterflies flutter around the globe
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Photo: Marty Melville/AFP/Getty Images
Butterfly as balm
The residents of Christchurch, New Zealand, released 185 monarch butterflies at a ceremony remembering the 185 people who lost their lives in a 2011 earthquake.
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