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Lebanese women fight to overturn law that protects rapists

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Ali Awada, advocacy and campaign manager for the gender-equality group ABAAD, has been working to convince politicians and the Lebanese people that it's time to abolish the law.

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A Robotic Life Raft, the Evolution of Your Nose, and the Joy of Sleep

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Can Geometry Root Out Gerrymandering?

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Retelling the Story of the BP Oil Spill

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Superblooms Are a ‘Smorgasbord’ for Bees

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To Infinity and Beyond With Mathematician Eugenia Cheng

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Training Docs Around the Clock

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A Proposed Science Budget, Hacking Via Sound, and a Fluorescent Frog

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Do Weather Instruments Need a Robot Repairman?

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How Climate Change Threatens Your Breakfast

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Kim Stanley Robinson Tackles How to Keep a Drowning City Afloat

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Visualizing the Beauty of Vibrato

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Why Are We Here? Physics Has Answers.

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Would You Be On Board With a Self-Driving Ambulance?

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President Trump, why are you shrinking the EPA when Defense Secretary Mattis believes climate change is a national security threat?

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On Thursday, President Donald Trump released his first federal budget — it includes enough policy shockers that even Republicans in Congress say it’s dead on arrival.

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What Gave Some Primates Bigger Brains? A Fruit-Filled Diet

A new study suggests that diet had a big influence in driving the evolution of brain size in primates. Monkeys who...

Raiders Set To Split For Las Vegas, Leaving Oakland ... In A Year Or Two

By overwhelming majority, NFL owners voted Monday to approve the Raiders' bid to make a new home in Sin City. But it...

D.C.'s Missing Teens: A False Number That Spurred A Real Conversation On Race

A viral image last week claimed 14 girls of color went missing in 24 hours in D.C. — though police say that's untrue....

AP Calculates North Carolina's 'Bathroom Bill' Will Cost More Than $3.7 Billion

The Associated Press tallied up business lost because of the controversial law, based on interviews and public...

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