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# university of washington

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# like mother like daughter
Sophie O'Sullivan set to follow in Sonia's footsteps and pursue athletics career in America
The 18-year-old is Seattle-bound.
# Fly Boys
How much do fruit flies and fighter jets have in common? A lot, actually
And there’s a video to prove it.
# give it away
US man who wore threadbare clothes leaves secret fortune to charity
Jack MacDonald, who left $188 million to three institutions after his death at the age of 98, was known for cutting out money-off vouchers and wearing jumpers with holes in them.
# Research
Infidelity is a major cause of Africa's HIV epidemic - study
The study found that up to two thirds of all new HIV infections among men in stable partnerships are caused by one partner being unfaithful.