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European Space Agency astronaut Alexander Gerst used his 166 days aboard the International Space Station to build an enormous high-resolution time lapse sequence featuring more than 12,000 photos of the planet, the atmosphere and the systems on the...
First lady Michelle Obama talks with assistant White House chef Sam Kass during a taping of the TV cooking show “Top Chef” in Dallas, Texas February 10, 2012. Photo by Kevin Lamarque/ReutersWASHINGTON — Political advisers, chiefs of...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSPope Francis uses Christmas greeting to chide church officials for greed, gossip and getting ahead Pope Francis stresses commonalities in trip to Middle East Has the Catholic Church done enough to...
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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSUkrainian separatist rebels elect new leaders for breakaway republic Elections turn war-torn Europe toward Europe — Part 1 What Ukraine’s election means for addressing conflict in the east — Part 2 HARI...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSFormer inmate speaks out against U.S. ‘commitment’ to mass incarceration Debating criminal justice reforms to improve rehabilitation and lower recidivism Four wrongfully convicted men, four very...