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vol. 11, issue 2 - November, 2017
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In 2007, Russia planted a titanium flag in the chilly arctic depths at the North Pole.
vol. 5, issue 11 - August, 2012
Canada's Athabasca Glacier.
vol. 5, issue 8 - May, 2012
In the last fifty years, global agricultural practices have favored growing ever fewer varieties of high-yielding crops, leading to fears that the loss of genetic diversity in food leaves the growing human population exposed to risks of food shortages from disease, pests, and climate change.
vol. 5, issue 4 - January, 2012
Oil and coal dominated U.S. energy production in the twentieth century.
vol. 5, issue 2 - November, 2011
A ship moves along the Bosporus through Istanbul, part of the only sea route from the Black Sea to the Mediterranean.
vol. 4, issue 11 - August, 2011
Protesters demonstrate against nuclear power and a storage facility at Rokkasho following the March 2011 disaster at Japan's Fukushima I power plant, the worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl (1986).
vol. 4, issue 9 - June, 2011
In 2005, Dr. Terrence Tumpey, a Center for Disease Control Microbiologist, examines recreated 1918 Pandemic Influenza Virus to help understand its particularly deadly effects.
vol. 3, issue 8 - May, 2010
A sign illustrating Level 5 Water Restrictions in Goulburn, New South Wales, 2006, during the worst of Australia's decade-long drought.
vol. 3, issue 7 - April, 2010
Dry Days Down Under: Australia and the World Water Crisis
UPDATE: This article was updated on January 26, 2011
A collection of packaged food items.
vol. 3, issue 6 - March, 2010
British scientist Charles Darwin.
vol. 3, issue 5 - February, 2010
An Alaskan fisherman holds up part of his catch, a large Alaskan King Crab.
vol. 1, issue 12 - September, 2008

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