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How Greenland would look without its ice sheet By Jonathan Amos BBC Science Correspondent, New Orleans 14 December 2017 Related Topics AGU 2017 Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe map reveals a hidden world of mountains and canyons Scientists have produced a stunning visualisation of Greenland – without its ice cover. It […]
Dave Heaster is running with an ambitious campaign promise: he won’t be raising any money. The Democrat says supporters can donate their time instead. He’s one of over a dozen candidates registered as Democrats hoping to unseat Gov. Scott Walker next fall.
Delving into family history can remind us about overlooked facets of the past. For example, the role that Jews played in resisting Nazi oppression and liberating Europe during World War II. Daniel Mortensen, East Side Madison resident and Edgewood College Lecturer was looking into his Jewish father’s side of the family when he read the […]
Harry Hawkins fills in for regular Wednesday host Lilada Gee. He’s talking about “Black History for a New Day,” a class offered to potential white allies from Justified Anger. His guests are Dr. Karen Reece, Director of Research and Program Evaluation, and Bill Rockwell, who took the course last year. The “Black History for a New […]
For a millennium the city of Jerusalem has been a shared (and claimed) center of religion for Jews, Muslims, and Christians. Donald Trump’s recent declaration of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel has ignited hostilities and quite possibly excluded the U.S. in any possible negotiations for peace between Israel and Palestine. Renad Uri from the […]