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Nigerians spread a non-violent message ahead of the presidential elections on March 28, 2015. Photo courtesy of Search for Common Ground Persisa Yawa is a 64-year-old women’s rights activist in Nigeria’s central Plateau State, which is known for its...
An electrician at the U.S. department of energy walks past a large solar array atop the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Forrestal Building. Photo by Dominic Bracco Ii/The Washington Post/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will order the...
An official from Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization speaks on his mobile phone in front of uranium enriching centrifuges at an exhibition of Iran’s nuclear achievements at Shahid Beheshti University in Tehran on April 20, 2009. Photo by...
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