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Photos of the Week: 2/21-2/27 http://trib.al/b525tfo
This week we have a fireball above Calgary, wintry weather from Saudi Arabia to New York City, Iranian speedboats destroying a replica of a U.S. aircraft carrier, a Japanese polar bear caretaker robot, Chadian soldiers taking the fight to Boko Haram insurgents, a view of the Moon alongside Venus and Mars, and much more.
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What Muslims Really Want http://trib.al/K1IF27u
ISIS's interpretation of Islam is not literal. It is not serious. And saying otherwise puts Muslims in an impossible situation.
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Islam = Spiritual Ebola.
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How to Acknowledge a Shameful Past http://trib.al/ZK3Cvsm
Across America universities are apologizing for their checkered histories.
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A Partial Accounting of the Damage Netanyahu Is Doing to Israel http://trib.al/uvO6fxA
The Israeli prime minister seems willing to undermine his country's relations with the U.S. in order to save his career.
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To me it seems more like Obama is hurting US relationship with Israel to move his own agenda. 
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My Night at the Icelandic Oscars http://trib.al/0RQZuvI
The unexpected pleasure of watching an awards ceremony in a language you don't understand
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'71 Is a Gripping War Thriller With a Heavy Hand http://trib.al/SKBE2fU
The drama, which sees a British soldier stuck behind enemy lines during the chaos of 1971 Belfast, lacks the moral complexity it strives for.
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What Animals Teach Us About Measuring Intelligence http://trib.al/1YRJFXR
Brain power is not comparative and problems arise whenever we attempt to quantify it.
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Regarding the intelligence of animals, the arrogance lies in assuming that if it can't proven, it doesn't exist.
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The End of the Big Mac http://trib.al/y4GgXFV
The burger's demise won’t be marked by a declaration in a quarterly report, but by a collective appreciation for the comfort it offered America.
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House of Cards Season 3: The Binge Review (Episodes 1-6) http://trib.al/w4acAza
A continuously updated account of watching the new installments of Netflix's political drama
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To Make Roads Safe, Make Them Feel Dangerous http://trib.al/vEn9ufs
A new study adds weight to the idea that heightening drivers' sense of risk may actually cut down on traffic collisions.
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Works for terrorism as well, right?
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What Happens When You Strap a Camera to a Sea Turtle's Shell http://trib.al/akL4yEd
Using a camera strapped to the creature's shell, scientists reveal for the first time the intricacies of how the sea giant hunts.
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#TheDress and the Rise of Attention-Policing http://trib.al/M5Vi7b3
An optical illusion may lead us to question the nature of reality, but it shouldn't make us question each other.
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