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Fearing Their Kids Will Inherit Dead Coral Reefs, Scientists Are Urging Bold Action

Hotter oceans are putting coral reefs in peril worldwide. Scientists are warning that to save them, heat-trapping emissions must fall, and reefs will need more protection and restoration.

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Fearing Their Kids Will Inherit Dead Coral Reefs, Scientists Are Urging Bold Action

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Sheryl Olitzky (left) and Atiya Aftab founded the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom in 2010. It has since grown to more than 150 chapters across the U.S. and in Berlin. Callie Barlow/Courtesy of Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom hide caption

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Mideast Violence Tests The Relationships That Interfaith Groups Work Hard To Build

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A laboratory on the campus of the Wuhan Institute of Virology in Wuhan in China's central Hubei province in May 2020. Focus has turned back to the facility as a possible origin of the coronavirus pandemic. Hector Retamal/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Why The U.S. Thinks A Lab In Wuhan Needs A Closer Look As A Possible Pandemic Source

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Eric Carle with a cutout of his famously hungry caterpillar at the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Amherst, Mass. Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images hide caption

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Eric Carle, Creator Of 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar,' Has Died

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West Virginia's Shelley Moore Capito and fellow Senate Republicans unveiled a new counteroffer to President Biden's infrastructure package during a news conference Thursday. Stefani Reynolds/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Senate Republicans Release $928 Billion Infrastructure Counteroffer

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