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  • Opinion 3 ways you can combat sex trafficking

    It is estimated that 27 million slaves are being held worldwide, with the most common form being sexual exploitation of women and girls. What can be done about this global and complex problem? Here are three key ways that you can make a difference.

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  • Opinion 3 ways you can combat sex trafficking

    It is estimated that 27 million slaves are being held worldwide, with the most common form being sexual exploitation of women and girls. What can be done about this global and complex problem? Here are three key ways that you can make a difference.

  • As Europe scrimps, budget airline Ryanair soars

    Europeans may be tightening their belts, but they're still flying Ryanair, whose profits were up in the first half of 2012. And the airline is eying expansion in Eastern Europe, Africa, and even the US.

  • Could we use microbes to colonize Mars?

    Bacteria helped make Earth habitable, so maybe it could work on Mars too. Just don't expect it to happen quickly.
    09/10/2010 01:51 pm

  • Hubble telescope observes star devouring planet WASP-12b

    Located some 600 light-years away, the planet WASP-12b is being swallowed up by its sun. Scientists say that the gas giant may only have another 10 million years left before it is completely devoured.
    05/25/2010 03:50 pm

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What happens when ordinary people decide to pay it forward? Extraordinary change...

Danny Bent poses at the starting line of the Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, Mass.

After the Boston Marathon bombings, Danny Bent took on a cross-country challenge

The athlete-adventurer co-founded a relay run called One Run for Boston that started in Los Angeles and ended at the marathon finish line to raise funds for victims.

 
 
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