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Ancient Infant's DNA Reveals New Clues to How the Americas Were Peopled

Ancient Infant's DNA Reveals New Clues to How the Americas Were PeopledAround 11,500 years ago, at a place that is now called the Upward Sun River, in the region that has since been named Alaska, two girls died. One was a late-term fetus; the other, probably her cousin, was six weeks old. They were both covered in red ochre and buried in a circular pit, along with hunting weapons made from bones and antlers. “There was intentionality in the burial ceremony,” says Ben Potter from the University of Alaska at Fairbanks, who uncovered their skeletons in 2013. “These were certainly children who were well-loved.”



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Tom Brokaw on America’s legacy: Mass murder, made in the USA

Tom Brokaw on America’s legacy: Mass murder, made in the USAAfter a shooting massacre in Las Vegas Sunday killed 59 and wounded 527 more, Tom Brokaw delivered a powerful sermon on the “made-in-America mass murder.”



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Al Gore and Jerry Brown on America’s Renewable Future

Al Gore and Jerry Brown on America’s Renewable FutureTIME speaks with leaders who are sounding alarms about the environment



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America’s Not First. It’s Third.

America’s Not First. It’s Third.The United States slips behind France and the U.K. in this year’s soft-power ranking.



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Gore: Trump ‘tears down America’s standing in the world’ by leaving Paris climate accord

Gore: Trump ‘tears down America’s standing in the world’ by leaving Paris climate accordFormer Vice President Al Gore said Monday that the U.S. is “going through a challenging time” under the Trump administration, decrying President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement.



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Mike Bloomberg leads effort to fulfill America’s Paris Agreement obligations, without Trump

Mike Bloomberg leads effort to fulfill America’s Paris Agreement obligations, without TrumpFormer New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg is organizing an effort to make sure that the U.S. plays an active role in the Paris Agreement — with or without President Donald Trump.



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America’s wondrous waterfalls

America’s wondrous waterfallsWaterfalls are one of nature’s most dramatic features. Some are easily found cascading through our national parks while others are tucked away in quieter corners of the country.



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Breathtaking photographs showcase one of South America’s largest collections of caves

Breathtaking photographs showcase one of South America’s largest collections of cavesThese awe-inspiring images showcase the grandeur of one of South America’s most breathtaking collection of caves. Terra Ronca State Park in São Domingos, Brazil, is home to more than 60 caves, filled with stunning rock formations, giant stalagmites and stalactites, and flowing rivers.



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NRA’s Wayne LaPierre calls academic and media elites ‘America’s greatest threat’

NRA’s Wayne LaPierre calls academic and media elites ‘America’s greatest threat’Executive vice president and CEO of the National Rifle Association Wayne LaPierre spoke ahead of President Trump at an NRA meeting and said academic and media elites are “America’s greatest domestic threats.”



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A Growing — and Deadly — Problem on America’s Roads

A Growing -- and Deadly -- Problem on America’s RoadsFor the first time, drugged driving is to blame for more traffic fatalities involving drivers than drunk driving, a new report reveals.



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