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Learn about why this vaccine is so important for children in Africa.
Read about their experiences as they plead for the rescue of those still trapped in Afghanistan.
See images of before, during, and after the storm.
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Fly along NASA satellites, go backwards and forwards in time, and so much more using these climate change interactive features available from NASA.
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Clean-up volunteers and scientists question what can be done to address the increase in disposable masks and gloves littering land and oceans.
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This year’s winter season has been particularly brutal for many Americans. Watch the short video and read the article that follows about best practices for surviving the cold.
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Skim through these questions and answers about the new COVID vaccine.
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Could the coronavirus crisis compel a divided America to become more unified? According to this article, we’re living in “a national defining moment.”
Washington’s NFL team retires “Redskins” name after decades of criticisms in the wake of recent racial injustices.
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A global pandemic shines a light on how different nations respond to a crisis. Read about why some countries have had better results than others.