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Chuck Yeager, first to break the sound barrier, dies at 97

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Charles “Chuck” Yeager was a pilot whose flights in experimental craft contributed to space travel. Continue reading

How the music industry is trying to save itself (and save your city)

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Explore how the pandemic is affecting the music industry—and how that affects the larger economy. Continue reading

Explainer: Why record COVID-19 testing is not enough

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Explore the challenges of testing for COVID-19 in the US months after the pandemic began. Continue reading

Pulitzer Prize winners’ Ida B. Wells and 1619 Project’s Nikole Hannah-Jones

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In this NewsHour EXTRA lesson plan, learn about The 1619 Project and Pulitzer Prize winners Nikole Hannah-Jones and Ida B. Wells (1862-1931). Continue reading

Educator Voice: Supporting students online during Ramadan

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  by Rusul Alrubail Ramadan is a month in the Islamic calendar when Muslims observe fasting from sunrise to sunset. And it can be a…read more

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