A Palestinian boy sits next to bags of flour at a United Nations food aid distribution center in Shati refugee camp in Gaza City in January. More than half the population relies on food aid after Israel's three-year blockade of the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip, according to the U.N.
The MMT Observatory is home to the largest single-mirror telescope in North America, and engineer Michael Alegria is one of a handful of operators trained to use it.
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The 'Crude' Crew: Filmmaker Joe Berlinger (far right) poses with his documentary film crew. Chevron wants Berlinger to turn over hundreds of hours of raw footage -- film that Berlinger argues is protected by journalistic privilege.
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