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New Battle of Midway pits military history against wildlife

The Battle of Midway was a major turning point in<p>World War II's Pacific theater. The remote atoll where thousands died is now a fragile sanctuary for millions of seabirds, and a new battle is pitting preservation of its vaunted military history against the protection of its wildlife.<p>Halfway between …

World War II

Progressives need not lose heart – we are still a Democratic nation

Five days after the most tragic, appalling and cataclysmic event in modern American political history, it’s hard to know what to do next. For Clinton supporters, for liberals, for people of colour, it has been like waking up to a nightmare that not only never ends, but gets worse each day, as the …

Republicans

Trump's NASA Plans Include Going to Mars

Experts suspect that President-elect Donald Trump's space program will likely be focused on exploration with robotic probes and sending humans to …

Ancient Cultural Exchanges May Have Driven Modern Human Behaviors — NOVA Next | PBS

Before we ever wrote on paper or even stone tablets, humanity was unwittingly writing its history in the DNA of each successive generation. Now, …

Mutations

Meet the Iraqi PMU — one of the greatest threats against ISIS

The battle for Mosul has begun, and the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Unit has proven to be one of the most effective militias fighting ISIS.<p><b>Follow BI Video:</b> On Twitter

Voter Suppression In Georgia Targets Black Voters

It was only a matter of time.<p>Thirteen days before Americans elect the next president of the United States, it appears that Black voters in Georgia …

Abandoned villages on road to Mosul rigged with tunnels and bombs

SHEIKH AMIR, Iraq (Reuters) - A deep tunnel, booby-trapped with an improvised explosive device, burrows under houses at the entrance to the village. Nearby, an anti-personnel mine lies half buried in a dirt road.<p>Residents began returning on Wednesday to the village of Sheikh Amir on the road to …

Middle East

The New Horizons Spacecraft Has Found A Strange Asteroid Teeming With The Ingredients Of Life

Red isn’t a common color outside of planets in our solar system. Sure, you’ve got Mars, and surprising patches of color on Pluto among other mysteries, but by and large, space is greyscale. So that makes MU69, a red asteroid in the Kuiper Belt, a subject of serious fascination among scientists.<p>MU69 …

Hillary Clinton's narrow lead inches up in Wisconsin

Hillary Clinton is maintaining her advantage over Donald Trump in the battleground state of Wisconsin, with a 7-percentage-point lead, up 2 points since August, according to a new Monmouth University poll released Wednesday.<p>Among likely voters, 47 percent said they would vote for Clinton, while 40 …

Government