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“Burkini” refers to a bathing suit designed to cover the entire body and head

The above graphic details what constitutes a
September 11, 2016

The above graphic details what constitutes a "burkini." The term was coined as a combination of the word "bikini" and the word "burqa," which is an Islamic item of clothing designed to cover a woman's...

Chemical warfare plays a role in Syrian conflict

August 28, 2016

Chemical warfare has been largely abandoned since World War I, but in various instances throughout history, it has cropped up again. The UN is now accusing the Syrian government and ISIL of using chemical...

Cancer on the rise

Chart based on a newly released World Health Organization report showing projected rise in cancer cases and deaths over the next 20 years, as well as differences between men and women and rich and poor countries.
February 26, 2014

Cancer is responsible for approximately 8.2 million deaths worldwide. Thirty percent of those deaths are preventable. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), global cancer rates are expected...

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