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NPR's Robert Siegel talks to Vikram Amar, a law professor at the University of California, Davis, about the attorney general's move to halt a proposed initiative that would allow gays and lesbians to...
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Henry J. Heinz...
Heinz and Kraft.When we hear those names we think ketchup and Velveeta, right?But before they were products and companies that will merge to become a giant with $28 billion in revenue, Heinz and...
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The male Asian subterranean termite (brown abdomen) and the female Formosan ...
Scientists in Florida have tracked the development of a new hybrid species of termite — one whose colonies grow twice as fast as the parent species.Termites are among the world's most destructive...
Cuban artist Tania Bruguera poses for a photograph near the statue of José ...
It was still dark when Tania Bruguera hopped into a cab with us on her way to Revolution Square."All of a sudden it looks quite subversive what we're doing," she said. Her voice revealed a little...
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