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Is New Orleans prepared for the next Katrina?

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New Orleans has spent a lot of money updating its defenses in the 10 years since Hurricane Katrina caused widespread flooding, but some fear that it may still not be enough when the next storm hits. Continue reading

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3D technology rebuilds artifacts destroyed by ISIS

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The destruction of priceless antiquities by the Islamic State (ISIS) has horrified researchers worldwide, but 21st century technology offers one way of preserving ancient cultural heritage.
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Clothing company tells customers to buy less

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In the age of consumerism, can a successful clothing manufacturer also promote conservationist values? Continue reading

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First women ever graduate of Army Ranger School

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For the first time in U.S. history, two young women successfully completed the elite Army Ranger training program in Fort Benning, Georgia. Continue reading

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Should high school students take college courses?

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In a region of South Texas with high poverty and low levels of education, one school district offers students a chance at a better future through higher education. Continue reading

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