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  1. Could microbes be 'sentinels' for protecting coral reefs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Christian Science Monitor

    Scientists call for more research into the microbiome of coral reefs in an effort to better understand how the ecosystem responds to stress, yielding ideas for protecting the reefs. Starfish are surrounded by decomposing coral on the Great Barrier Reef, captured by the XL Catlin Seaview Survey at Lizard Island in May 2016.


  2. Cities forge world's largest alliance to curb climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Christian Science Monitor

    That's the goal of the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy, a coalition of more than 7,000 cities spanning six continents. The group, created by merging the United Nation's Compact of Mayors and the EU's Covenant of Mayors, is a first-of-its-kind global initiative of local governments aimed at supporting each other in "setting ambitious climate reduction goals , taking ambitious action to meet those objectives, and measuring their progress publicly and transparently," according to a statement released by the European Commission on Thursday.


  3. Meet the world's first 1,000-processor microchipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Christian Science Monitor

    A design team at the University of California, Davis says their KiloCore microchip is 100 times more efficient than a modern laptop processor. A visitor uses a new laptop at the Computex trade show in Taipei, Taiwan, in June 2015.


  4. Scientists turn carbon dioxide to stone: a solution for global warming?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Christian Science Monitor

    Researchers at the world's largest geothermal power plant have found a way to store carbon dioxide underground and turn it to rock. Reykjavik Energy's Hellisheidi geothermal power plant, seen here, currently emits 40,000 tons of carbon dioxide and 12,000 tons of hydrogen sulfide per year.


  5. How much of the pro-Bernie Sanders vote is really anti-Clinton?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | Christian Science Monitor

    But they're not much more liberal. And when you examine the nature of Senator Sanders's support, ideology does not appear to be the most important division.


  6. How much of the pro-Sanders vote is really anti-Clinton?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | Christian Science Monitor

    But they're not much more liberal. And when you examine the nature of Senator Sanders's support, ideology does not appear to be the most important division.


  7. In a galaxy far, far away: A solution to the mystery of the cosmic 'dark ages'?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    Researchers have discovered a faint, old galaxy located far, far away. Its existence could help scientists resolve the paradox of the 'dark ages' after the Big Bang.


  8. Why UC Davis spent $175,000 to scrub references to pepper-spray incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    The public university hired two firms to improve its reputation following a 2011 incident where campus police pepper-sprayed student protesters, documents reveal. University of California, Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi, left, tries to address students gathered at the Occupy UC Davis encampment in Davis, Calif., in November 2011.


  9. Why Saudi Arabia bought 14,000 acres of US farm landRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    The Middle Eastern kingdom needs hay for its 170,000 cows. So, it's buying up farmland for the water-chugging crop in the drought-stricken American Southwest.


  10. Donald Trump, Ben Carson have until spring to launch third-party runsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    Ben Carson, right, speaks as Donald Trump listens during Republican presidential debate at Milwaukee Theatre, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, in Milwaukee. Donald Trump and Ben Carson could dangle the possibility of independent runs for president well into the primary season next year, but they can't wait forever.


  11. Among tech industry leaders, gender diversity is slowly increasingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    Women held 15.5 percent of the seats on corporate boards in the software industry, a new report by researchers at the University of California, Davis, found. But gender diversity within the physical limits of Silicon Valley is lower, while racial diversity in leadership roles continues to lag.


  12. Duo make winning start in bowling pairsRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2015 | Fiji Times

    Kalim and Padiyachi beat the pair of Deo Narayan and Diwan Chand 19-18 in an interesting tie at the Suva Bowling Club. "The heavier conditions made the opponents play really well.


  13. World Health Organization study shows need to regulate fast food industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    Fast food might be convenient, but it's weighing eaters down in the long run, according to the World Health Organization. Researchers found that simply living near a fast food restaurant is linked to a 5.2 percent greater risk of obesity.


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