Afghan citizens crowded in a room struggling to flee the country.
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Top Photo courtesy of U.S. Air Force

Nearly two decades after the U.S. invaded Afghanistan, the Taliban regained control last month of most of the country as the U.S. began to withdraw.

After... Read more

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It’s August and you know what that means—most of us are headed back to school this month! While it’s always fun to see our friends and meet our new teachers, this year we also... Read more

4 elephants laying on ground.
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Top Photo: Most of the herd takes a break from its travels! Image courtesy of CCTV

A herd of 15 Asian elephants in China have wandered more than 300 miles from their home to the outskirts of a city,... Read more

5 kids sitting on yoga mats in a big room. Palms together over their heads.
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Alabama has ended a nearly 30-year-old ban on yoga and will now allow it to be taught in schools. Just don’t say “Namaste.”

The ban first went into effect in... Read more

wall formations of mud bricks.
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Egyptian archaeologists have discovered what is believed to be the largest city of the Egyptian empire, and it has been buried for 3,400 years.

The city, Aten... Read more

A cargo ship nearly as long as the Empire State Building blocking the Suez Canal.
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Satellite photo courtesy of Maxar Technologies

A cargo ship nearly as long as the Empire State Building that blocked traffic in the Suez Canal for almost a week has been freed.

The Ever Given is a 1,... Read more

Camera still shot of Mars landscape. View of a few craters on surface.
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Top Photo: Perseverance phoned home with this initial shot to show it had landed OK. Credits: photo courtesy of NASA

After leaving Earth more than six months ago,... Read more

Geographical Heat Map showing Temperature Anomaly -4 degree thru 4 degree Celcius.
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Top Photo: 2020 was one of the hottest years on record. Credits: NASA/Josh Stevens

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, NOAA, reported last month that 2020 was the... Read more

A healthcare worker gets the first vaccination.
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Top Photo: A healthcare worker gets the first vaccination.

Last month, the Food and Drug Administration approved vaccines from two different companies for emergency use, giving our COVID-surging... Read more

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