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Nov 21, 2014 10:15 AM ET // Space.com
A United Nations team has been deliberating over the years regarding the gathering and analysis of near-Earth object (NEO) data.
Nov 10, 2014 11:35 AM ET // AFP
Six days of 'intense negotiations' led to new protection for scores of bird, fish and mammal migratory species.
Nov 4, 2014 10:20 AM ET
Considered illegal by the international community, chemical weapons nonetheless exist and have even been used, in some cases. Regulating and policing their proliferation can prove difficult, as Trace explains.
Oct 29, 2014 12:00 PM ET
Does France really deserve the reputation it has in some corners for being a bit too easily inclined to surrender? Tara takes a look at the country's surprisingly formidable role in the world, considering the middling size of its military.
Oct 3, 2014 11:10 AM ET
With the two countries' long history of distrust of and outright aggression toward each other, can the United States and Iran ever ever work together, perhaps against ISIS?
Oct 2, 2014 09:54 AM ET
With a large rally in New York to complement it, the United Nations held a Climate Summit in September. Tara explains what the gathering was really all about.
Sep 19, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Here's what you need to know about the Sunday protest planned ahead of the UN's climate change summit in New York City. Continue reading →
Sep 12, 2014 09:05 AM ET
It can be tough to keep straight all of the acronyms that dot the daily news coverage. Tara explains not only what these terms mean but also what the organizations behind them do.
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