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  1. How to prevent a Boston-type bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Christian Science Monitor

    A Muslim man stands outside the Islamic Society of Boston mosque in Cambridge, Mass., as a pedestrian walks by.

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  2. Astronomers dub new dwarf planet 'Biden.' Will the name stick?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | Christian Science Monitor

    Vice President Joe Biden gestures as he speaks at the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce's 2014 Legislative Summit in Washington, Thursday, March 27, 2014 The icy body, located 7.5 billion miles from Earth and thought to be a new dwarf planet, is officially named 2012 VP113.

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  3. Distant dwarf planet: Shepherded by object 10 times the size of Earth?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Christian Science Monitor

    This combination of images shows a new solar system object dubbed 2012 VP113, indicated by the yellow arrow, that was observed on November 2012 through a telescope in Chile.

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  4. Four words were enoughRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Christian Science Monitor

    My brother was set to marry a young woman from El Salvador. Rosie's parents were coming for the wedding, and they didn't speak any English.

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  5. E. E. Cummings: A LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 20 | Christian Science Monitor

    As a poet whose reputation has waxed and waned with regularity in the 50-plus years after his death, there's a certain uneasiness to E. E. Cummings 's claim to be one of the great American poets of the 20th century.

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  6. Big bang waves: direct evidence of universe's extraordinary expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 17 | Christian Science Monitor

    A vanishingly subtle twist in the orientation of light from the edge of the visible universe has provided the first direct evidence for cosmic inflation - a fleeting period of exponential growth when the universe was only a tiny fraction of a second old.

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  7. Big bang waves: direct evidence of universe's extraordinary expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 17 | Christian Science Monitor

    This image shows slight temperature fluctuations, indicated by variations in color, of the cosmic microwave background of a small patch of sky and the orientation of its polarization, shown as short black lines.

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  8. Pi Day: Serve up a slice of rich chocolate cream pieRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    If you are celebrating Pi Day on Friday, March 14 , you will be in brilliant company, literally.

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  9. Boy, Snow, BirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    From the $1 billion-grossing, Oscar-winning "Frozen" to, um, somewhat less successful efforts - "Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters" spawned a sequel? Really? - fairy tales have been retold, referenced, recycled, fractured, and reproduced until they're barely recognizable.

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  10. Daylight Saving Time is upon us: Which way to move the clocks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Though swaths of the US are still locked in winter's grip of cold and snow, the time has come for an annual rite of spring: daylight saving.

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  11. Amid sales losses, RadioShack to close 1100 storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    A shopper looks over the mobile phones displayed at a RadioShack store in Cambridge, Massachusetts in this file photo taken April 28, 2008.

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  12. Toward a global collaborationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    It was probably the mid-1920s when the automobile crossed the line from modern marvel to commonplace conveyance, when that amazing technology of horseless locomotion became simply "a ride" or "a lift."

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  13. Planet bonanza! Refined technique for planet ID nearly doubles total.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Astronomers have uncovered 715 previously unannounced planets after using a new technique for sifting through the first two years' worth of data from NASA 's Kepler mission.

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  14. Volcanoes, trade winds may be behind 'pause' in global warmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Villagers watch as Mount Kelud continues to spew ash, in Blitar, Indonesia's East Java province, Feb. 18. More than 56,000 people were forced to flee their homes and four people were killed when Mount Kelud erupted late on Thursday in East Java province, coating cities and airports as far as 300 miles away in a layer of ash.

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  15. Volcanoes, trade winds may be behind 'pause' in global warmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Villagers watch as Mount Kelud continues to spew ash, in Blitar, Indonesia's East Java province, Feb. 18. More than 56,000 people were forced to flee their homes and four people were killed when Mount Kelud erupted late on Thursday in East Java province, coating cities and airports as far as 300 miles away in a layer of ash.

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  16. How colleges are finding tomorrow's prodigiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Battushig Myanganbayar, a freshman at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology from Mongolia , asks me, "Have you ever heard of the 'Freshman 15'?" He's referring to the storied 15 pounds students often gain in their first year of college.

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  17. Alum gives Harvard $150 million. Who are Top 5 donors to US colleges?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Kenneth Griffin, founder and CEO of Citadel, speaks at the 2011 Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, Calif., May 2, 2011.

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  18. Will your next home be built by robot termites?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    The TERMES robots can build towers, castles, and pyramids out of foam bricks, autonomously building themselves staircases to reach the higher levels and adding bricks wherever they are needed.

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  19. After wooing DC, Hollande faces tougher task: winning over Silicon ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    First Lady Michelle Obama, US President Barack Obama, and French President FranA ois Hollande pose at the Grand Staircase as they arrive for a state dinner at the White House Tuesday.

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  20. Discovery of ancient star offering clues about infant universeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Astronomers have discovered an ancient star a few thousand light-years from Earth whose composition is opening a window on the life and times of its immediate ancestors: the universe's first stars.

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