This week, we learned …
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… what’s happening with the four 2014 finalists for National Teacher of the Year.
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… the most massive living thing on Earth is struggling to survive.
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… what cities have the most dangerous roads for pedestrians.
… grizzly populations around Yellowstone have recovered, and ranchers are frustrated.
What other regions are bearing some grizzlies?
What secrets may have been obscured by the fall of the Akkadian Empire?
Why do law enforcement officials discourage overuse of crime statistics?
… what great role models can look like.
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… a single study in rural Nebraska has documented the entire process of natural selection.
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… giant pandas may not have had a bamboo diet for as long as we thought.
What other adaptations have giant pandas developed in order to live in their cold, wet habitat?
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