According to a new report, unless more is done to combat climate change, extreme weather like the drought now gripping California will only grow more common. Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP hide caption

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This statistical map guided searchers to an Air France flight that disappeared into the Atlantic Ocean in 2009. C. Keller/Metron hide caption

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The Russian ship Pyotr Velikiy (Peter the Great), seen here docked in the Cypriot port of Limassol in February, is part of the team involved in escorting shipments of Syria's chemical weapons material for destruction. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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It's OK, kids. Even Albert Einstein sometimes made math mistakes. Harris & Ewing/Library of Congress hide caption

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Former missile officer Edward Warren says he and others felt enormous pressure to cheat. Courtesy of Edward Warren hide caption

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Russian personnel are the first to meet space station crew members when they return to earth. Bill Ingalls/NASA hide caption

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In this undated photo provided by the U.S. Department of Energy, a shipment of nuclear waste arrives at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, near Carlsbad, N.M. U.S. Department of Energy, Carlsbad Field Office/AP hide caption

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