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Problems Plague Ambitious Irrigation Plan in Africa

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Interviews: Giant Panda Released to the Wild

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Russia Plans Nuclear Power Expansion

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African Farmers Face Critical Loss of Fertile Land

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Turning Dirty Coal into Clean Energy

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Brazil Nears Oil Independence

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