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MAIN News Archives for November 2015

11/30 -  Fate of Wyoming's grizzly matriarch, Bear No. 399, highlights habitat concerns
11/30 -  Marines report first woman will lead engineer support batallion
11/30 -  Infrared scan indicates hidden chamber in King Tutankhamun's tomb
11/29 -  Salon: In Paris and the GOP, the faith-deranged are bringing us to ruin
11/29 -  Republican candidates' response to Colorado Planned Parenthood shooting: silence
11/29 -  Five depressing signs of America's decay
11/29 -  Ta-Nehisi Coates: The violence isn't new, but the cameras are
11/25 -  Exxon ran misinformation campaign against its own scientists
11/25 -  The Nation: Only a political effort will defeat ISIL
11/25 -  White Christians are now officially a minority
11/25 -  As many Americans have criminal records as college degrees
11/22 -  Neighbors' dispute over trash includes use of Star Trek weapon
11/22 -  Toxic mud from collapsed dam in Brazil has reached Atlantic Ocean
11/22 -  Roxboro worker's complaints about lost wages lead to three legal battles and her own arrest
11/20 -  Documentary on Michael Pollan's book In Defense of Food to air on PBS in December
11/20 -  TV's first interracial kiss found, and it wasn't Uhura and Kirk
11/20 -  Women directors and executives talk about sexism in Hollywood
11/19 -  In a golden age of women in comedy, research reveals we're not so amused by funny women
11/19 -  25 U.S. states have higher number of women incarcerated than other countries around world
11/19 -  Responses of ancient civilizations that coped with environmental crises resonate today
11/18 -  Spain issues warrant for Netanyahu and other official for 2010 naval incident that killed 10 Turkish activists
11/18 -  Scientists and foresters considering tree migration in response to climate change
11/18 -  Third parties in NC say they have little access to the ballot
11/17 -  Farmer's company creates an apple that never browns
11/17 -  Conservative student activist tries to reach millennials in most liberal state in the U.S.
11/17 -  U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) at work on chip implant to improve memory
11/16 -  BREAKING NEWS: McCrory cites security gaps as one of reasons for requesting end to sending Syrian refugees to state
11/16 -  Both sides rest in case against coal CEO Blankenship in trial on one of worst U.S. coal disasters
11/16 -  BREAKING NEWS: McCrory to address Syrian refugee issue
11/16 -  Implantable wireless devices may block pain signals
11/16 -  On being Black and transgendered in junior high
11/16 -  Bernie Sanders: Climate change is still biggest national security threat
11/16 -  Supreme Court will hear case that could gut Roe v. Wade
11/13 -  Aircraft laser strikes reach record high
11/13 -  European food safety agency rules Roundup unlikely to be carcinogenic
11/13 -  Google unmanned car pulled over for driving too slowly
11/13 -  Colorado to vote next year on single-payer health care system
11/12 -  Suspects arrested in racial threats at University of Missouri
11/12 -  Hershey, Nestle and Mars using child labor to gather raw ingredients for chocolate
11/12 -  Dolphins have unique identifiers for each other
11/10 -  CO2 levels hit record high for 30th year in a row: WMO
11/10 -  Missouri protest reveals truth: Athletes control what happens on big campuses
11/10 -  Mysterious French thieves stole over $40k of cheese
11/10 -  Seaworld ending live orca shows
11/06 -  Study of table salts finds highest concentration of plastic in sea salt
11/06 -  New gender wage gap study show women do not earn more than men in any field
11/06 -  Tree that is oldest living organism in Europe may be changing sex to survive
11/05 -  VICE investigates the newly-emerging connections between U.S. universities and national intelligence entities
11/05 -  New book details how Mayberry was more like real life on and off the set
11/05 -  Star Trek-type tractor beam in early stages of development - Fascinating!
11/04 -  Willie Nelson's last stand: a war on Big Pot
11/04 -  Neighbors on Orcas Island engineer their own Internet service
11/04 -  Since 1998, mortality rate rising for white Americans, especially ones with lower education
11/04 -  Spread of drylands due to climate change will hit poorest nations hardest
11/04 -  Redistricting reform wins in Ohio
11/04 -  BBT building to be remade into condos, boutique hotel
11/04 -  Data mining reveals extent of China's ghost cities
11/03 -  Public school students in LA say Christianity is being taught in classroom
11/03 -  Demise of mega-fauna, and their mega-manure, is harming ecosystems worldwide
11/03 -  Colburn Museum receives $400k grant
11/03 -  Evidence arising of genocide in Myanmar
11/02 -  Pacific islands make 'last-ditch plea' to world before Paris climate talks
11/02 -  Scott Walker, accused of violating campaign financing laws, guts those laws
11/02 -  New data shows government underestimated risks of Atlantic oil exploration
11/02 -  America's new wave of anti-intellectualism