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Rick Weiss on Stem Cell Research

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In an extended conversation, Washington Post science writer Rick Weiss discusses the practical and ethical questions raised by recent embryonic stem cell research, including efforts in Britain to clone human embryos using eggs from other species. He talks about the limits of such experimentation, the buying and selling of DNA, and new efforts in the U.S. to make the first synthetic life form.

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Wudu: Islamic Washing Before Prayer

Muslim men perform a ritual washing to cleanse hands, arms, face, and feet before prayer.

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Israel Boycott Controversy

A movement of boycotts, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) against Israel has gained support.

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Teaching Children about Religion

An exhibit at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis teaches children about world religions

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Muslims of Hamtramck, Michigan

Once Polish Catholic, this city is the only one in the US with a Muslim-majority council.

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Wendell Berry Farming Program

Kentucky poet and farmer Wendell Berry is passing on his family’s farming legacy.

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America's Original Sin

An activist, pastor, and preacher says white and black churches must cross the bridge to a

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Ultra-Orthodox Yeshiva Controversy

Are private yeshivas run by Hasidic Jews providing students with a secular education?

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