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Arrest of teenage inventor sparks conversation about Islamophobia

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When Ahmed Mohamed brought his homemade clock into school, he hoped to impress his teacher. He did not expect to be arrested. Continue reading

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Why climate change is a problem for sea turtle sex

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The environment plays an important role in influencing the reproductive cycles of sea turtles, making climate change shifts a growing concern for their future.
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Code Like a Girl puts more girls in the game

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Young female gamers are leveling the playing field in the video-gaming world with girls-only computer coding camps. Continue reading

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Presidential candidates travel the country courting voters

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As GOP candidates prepare for the second Republican debate on Wednesday, Democratic candidates saw a recent shift in the polls that could spell trouble for frontrunner Hillary Clinton.
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‘Girls Court’ provides alternatives to prison for delinquent girls

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A court experiment in Florida attempts to help delinquent girls by promoting rehabilitation rather than incarceration. Continue reading

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