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Seafood processors like Ocean Beauty are some of the largest energy consumers in Kodiak, Alaska, which has generated more than 99 percent of its electricity from renewable sources since 2014. Here, the Ocean Beauty seafood plant. Eric Keto/Alaska's Energy Desk hide caption

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After Hurricane Power Outages, Looking To Alaska's Microgrids For A Better Way

Alaska is a leader in microgrids since its remote communities have had to power themselves for decades.

Dead Against Smoking Admiral Fallow
Glitter and Be Gay
Easy Access, Pt. 1 El Michels Affair

Seafood processors like Ocean Beauty are some of the largest energy consumers in Kodiak, Alaska, which has generated more than 99 percent of its electricity from renewable sources since 2014. Here, the Ocean Beauty seafood plant. Eric Keto/Alaska's Energy Desk hide caption

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After Hurricane Power Outages, Looking To Alaska's Microgrids For A Better Way

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Nights Off Siriusmo
Two Silver Trees Calexico
Ionism Michael Brook

The collision of two neutron stars, seen in an artist's rendering, created both gravitational waves and gamma rays. Researchers used those signals to locate the event with optical telescopes. Robin Dienel/Carnegie Institution for Science hide caption

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Astronomers Strike Gravitational Gold In Colliding Neutron Stars

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Live Wire The Meters
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The Man Who Took My Sunglasses Khruangbin
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Unf---theworld Angel Olsen
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Amy Tan (pictured with her family in 1959) found startling information about her parents while sifting through a treasure trove of family papers. Courtesy of Amy Tan hide caption

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Amy Tan Revisits The Roots Of Her Writing Career In 'Where The Past Begins'

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Red-Eye The Album Leaf
The Watcher Chris Thile & Brad Mehldau
Jeb Rand Bedouin Soundclash

Most employers have policies on reporting sexual harassment, and human resources officials are required to investigate those claims. But those filing the complaints can face obstacles, experts say. Shannon Fagan/Getty Images hide caption

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Harvey Weinstein Case Highlights Pitfalls Of Workplace Harassment Claims

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Became Atmosphere
Worried Shoes Karen O & the Kids
Farewell Little People
108 Desires Yasuaki Shimizu
Blu DJ Mako

Albert Einstein receives his certificate of American citizenship from Judge Phillip Forman. A German-American, Einstein came to the United States in 1932. Al Aumuller/Library of Congress hide caption

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'I'm An American' Radio Show Promoted Inclusion Before World War II

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America the Beautiful Pete Seeger
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