Friday, Mar 7, 2014
It’s now clearer than ever that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) made a dubious decision when it put Vladimir Putin in a position to host the Winter Olympics. Putin used the Games to bolster his reputation in Russia—all while blanketing concerns like gay rights, free ...
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Fri, Mar 7, 2014
Girls born in March get a beautiful blue gem as their birthstone: Aquamarine, the color of which ...
Wed, Oct 30, 2013
The soccer match was played just over two weeks ago, on a Sunday night in Harare, Zimbabwe. The home town team, Dynamos, was up against How Mine, a team from ...
Sun, Oct 27, 2013
What country do most diamonds come from? Throughout history, the answer to that question has changed repeatedly. A thousand years ago, most diamonds came ...
Wed, Oct 23, 2013
Haiti hasn’t had an easy time of it. The poorest country in the western hemisphere, Haiti is a nation where half the population earns less than a dollar a ...
Sun, Oct 20, 2013
The new movie Twelve Years a Slave is starting to generate discussion about the horrors of slavery in 19th century America and the legacy of slavery today. ...