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  1. US-China climate deal: Can Obama make good on his promise?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Christian Science Monitor

    The United States and China have reached a historic agreement to curb their respective greenhouse gas emissions over the next several decades, setting respective national goals aimed at combating the rising impacts of global climate change. But with President Obama set to leave office in two years, the long-term future of those US pledges remains in doubt.

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  2. 'Car Talk' host Tom Magliozzi made us laugh about life, with carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Christian Science Monitor

    Tom Magliozzi, co-host with his brother Ray of National Public Radio's 'Car Talk' show, poses with a caricature of himself in Cambridge, Mass. in 2008.

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  3. Tom Magliozzi dies: 'Car Talk' host made us laugh about life, with carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Christian Science Monitor

    Tom Magliozzi, co-host with his brother Ray of National Public Radio's 'Car Talk' show, poses with a caricature of himself in Cambridge, Mass. in 2008.

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  4. 'The Secret History of Wonder Woman' combines biography and cultural...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Christian Science Monitor

    At New York's Harvard Club in 1937, a prominent psychologist named William Moulton Marston confidently declared that women would rule the world. He claimed that as women "develop as much ability for worldly success as they already have ability for love, they will clearly come to rule business and the nation and the world."

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  5. US jobless claims rise 17K, but still lowest since 2000Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Job seekers with visual impairments and potential employers talk at the fourth Annual Job Fair for Individuals with Visual Impairments in Cambridge, Massachusetts October 16, 2014. The number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits fell to a 14-year low last week, a positive signal for the labor market that could counter doubts over whether the economy is shifting into a higher gear.

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  6. How the government spends more per student at elite private universities than publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    People are led on a tour group at the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. Reich argues that by way of tax deductible contributions from wealthy donors, the federal government spends more on students at elite private colleges like Harvard than it does on students at public universities.

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  7. Hawk attacks drone, knocking it out of the skyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Christopher Schmidt, a computer programmer, was flying his Phantom FC40 drone over Magazine Park in Cambridge, Mass. on Oct. 8. He bought it six months ago and takes it out several times a week.

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  8. Global hero, local lightning rod? Why Malala's Nobel rankles many PakistanisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Malala Yousafzai listens as Harvard President Drew Gilpin Faust introduces her to reporters at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass on Sept. 27, 2013.

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  9. Can this coal plant stop climate change?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Boundary Dam Power Station owned by SaskPower near Estevan, Sask. Canada launched the world's first commercial-scale carbon capture and storage project at the plant Thursday - a change designed to cut 90 percent of the plant's carbon emissions.

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  10. Bizarre moon structures: How did they get there?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    The moon as observed in visible light , topography , and the GRAIL gravity gradients . The Procellarum region is a broad region of low topography covered in dark mare basalt.

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  11. Meet Baxter, your new robotic co-workerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Nestled into a suburban industrial park, one of Vanguard Plastics's most dependable employees methodically toils away inside the 22,000-square-foot factory day and night. Baxter, as he's known, is highly focused, remarkably consistent, and tireless.

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  12. Friend of Boston bombing suspect faces trial for making false statementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Robel Phillipos, a college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, arrives at federal court before a hearing in Boston in May. Jury selection for his trial is set to begin on Monday, in federal court in Boston. Phillipos, a US citizen, is charged with lying to investigators after last year's fatal bombing.

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  13. Cosmic dust may have distorted cosmic inflation breakthroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    The 10-meter South Pole Telescope and the BICEP Telescope at Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station, which detected evidence of gravitational waves, is seen against the night sky with the Milky Way in this National Science Foundation picture taken in August 2008. "Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence."

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  14. Friend of accused Marathon bomber wants trial moved from BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    A friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber charged with lying to investigators has asked a judge to move his trial out of the city. The man, Robel Phillipos, is due in court on Tuesday for a final hearing before his trial starts on Sept.

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  15. What will NASA's $6.8 billion space taxi contracts really buy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Astronaut Randy Bresnik prepares to enter The Boeing Company's CST-100 spacecraft for a fit check evaluation at the company's Houston Product Support Center, image undated. On Tuesday, NASA awarded Boeing and Space Exploration Technologies Corp with contracts to transport astronauts to the International Space Station.

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  16. Real-life telepathy? Scientists transmit brain-to-brain signal.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    In an experiment that sounds more like science fiction than reality, two humans were able to send greetings to each other using only a digital connection linking their brains. Using noninvasive means, researchers made brain recordings of a person in India thinking the words "hola" and "ciao," and then decoded and emailed the messages to France, where a machine converted the words into brain stimulation in another person, who perceived the signals as flashes of light.

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  17. What is Harvard Business School's responsibility in addressing income inequality?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Harvard Business School student Danial Moon wears a sign reading 'The MBA Oath' before a Harvard University's 358th Commencement Exercises in Cambridge, Mass. in 2009.

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  18. Investments in clean energy pay offRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Electric utilities making the biggest gains on energy efficiency and renewable energy are often in states with strong clean energy policies, such as California, Colorado, Massachusetts, and Arizona, writes Mindy Lubber, president of Ceres, a Boston-based nonprofit organization that advocates for sustainability leadership. At the center of MIT's sprawling campus in Cambridge, Mass., the Barker Library dome rises as a proud symbol of one of the world's most renowned universities.

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  19. Percy Hayles saw boys struggling and said 'I gotta do something'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    'Young people require patience, like planting a seed and helping it grow,' says Percy Hayles, who founded the Young Men's Success Series in Boston to help disadvantaged youths. Percy Hayles knew that he had something special.

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  20. What is it like to work at an independent bookstore?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Tammy Heupels , sits with her son Johann and Annie Philbrick . in the reading area of indie bookstore Bank Square Books in Mystic, Connecticut.

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