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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSEbola outbreak is latest example of globalization’s risks In Sierra Leone village, Ebola aid appears ‘too little, too late’ 12 steps to safely bury Ebola victims HARI SREENIVASAN: Now: the continuing...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSHow close is Iran to a nuclear weapon? Nuclear-Armed Iran Would Bring ‘Stability’ But Risks Japan surrenders part of its nuclear stockpile for disposal HARI SREENIVASAN: Earlier today, the nation’...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: The long-delayed and much fought-over Keystone XL pipeline is back on Congress’ to-do list. It won a new vote of support today in the U.S. House, and headed for the Senate, propelled by the...
“Jelly! Jelly!” scientists cried out excitedly. One jellyfish was tangled in their net as they pulled it out of the Arctic sea ice. Scientists traveled to Barrow, Alaska to crack open the ice, looking for the tiniest members of the...
Photo by Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — A federal appeals court on Friday upheld a path devised by the Obama administration that allows religious nonprofit groups to avoid paying for contraception under the president’s health care law. In a 3-0...
The U.S. Department of Energy will spend $425 million to research and construct supercomputers, such as NASA’s “Discover” machine seen here. Photo by NASA Goddard Space Flight Center The U.S. government wants to take back the crown...