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Posted: 2020-05-13 20:07:00
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NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with Nabil Sabet, architect and group director at M Moser Associates, about the ways the design and function of offices will have to change in the time of COVID-19.
Posted: 2020-05-08 00:21:00
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Editor Megan Baker of Apartment Therapy website answers listener questions on how to spruce up home space with DIY home-improvement projects.
Posted: 2020-04-24 13:05:00
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Grace Kim: What Happens When You Design A Home With Community In Mind?
For architect Grace Kim, the antidote to isolation is co-housing. She describes how she built a home—and a community—by designing an apartment building for her family and eight other families.
Posted: 2020-03-03 15:02:00
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For The 1st Time, Architecture's Most Prestigious Prize Is Awarded To 2 Women
Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara founded Grafton Architects in Dublin in 1978. The Pritzker Architecture Prize jury called the two Irish architects "beacons" in a male-dominated field.
Posted: 2020-02-13 21:18:00
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'Just Plain Ugly': Proposed Executive Order Takes Aim At Modern Architecture
President Trump upset the architectural world when he proposed an executive order mandating traditional, classical architecture for new federal buildings, and calling some buildings "just plain...

Posted: 2020-05-31 14:55:37
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The docking came above China and Mongolia as the ISS was traveling at 17,000 mph. It docked 19 hours after the historic launch with NASA astronauts from the Kennedy Space Center.
Posted: 2020-05-31 12:02:00
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NASA and SpaceX successfully launched NASA astronauts from US soil into space for the first time since 2011 on Saturday afternoon.
Posted: 2020-05-31 12:02:00
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This Bedtime Book Helps Kids Find Their Place In The 'Universe'
Before he became an astrophysicist, Ray Jayawardhana was just a kid, looking up at the night sky with his father. "I remember being awed," he says. He's written a book called Child of the Universe.
Posted: 2020-05-30 22:42:00
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Trump Takes Credit For Space Launch That Got Its Start A Decade Ago
The successful SpaceX launch has its roots in two previous administrations, but President Trump credited his own leadership.
Posted: 2020-05-30 11:46:00
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NASA And SpaceX Launch First Astronauts To Orbit From U.S. Since 2011
After an aborted launch attempt to the International Space Station on Wednesday, the weather cleared and the launch went ahead on Saturday.

Posted: 2020-05-31 14:55:37
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The docking came above China and Mongolia as the ISS was traveling at 17,000 mph. It docked 19 hours after the historic launch with NASA astronauts from the Kennedy Space Center.
Posted: 2020-05-30 22:42:00
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The successful SpaceX launch has its roots in two previous administrations, but President Trump credited his own leadership.
Posted: 2020-05-30 11:46:00
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NASA And SpaceX Launch First Astronauts To Orbit From U.S. Since 2011
After an aborted launch attempt to the International Space Station on Wednesday, the weather cleared and the launch went ahead on Saturday.
Posted: 2020-05-30 00:37:00
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Doctor Answers Listener Questions About The Latest Information On The Pandemic
Dr. Ashish Jha, director of the Harvard Global Health Institute, answers listener questions about immunity, the probability for another pandemic and the latest information on the coronavirus.
Posted: 2020-05-30 00:37:00
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What Happened Today: Ex-Police Officer In Minneapolis Arrested, Pandemic Questions
NPR's Ari Shapiro and Michel Martin are joined by NPR's science correspondent Jon Hamilton to talk about the information about the coronavirus learned since the beginning of the pandemic.

Posted: 2020-05-30 15:36:57
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Consensus is growing in Washington to repeal the decades-old law that protects tech platforms from lawsuits. Experts fear unintended consequences.
Posted: 2020-05-29 20:02:00
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President Trump and Twitter have gone to war over some of Trump's provocative tweets. Twitter on Friday has placed a "public interest notice" on Trump's tweet about the violence in Minneapolis.
Posted: 2020-05-29 11:33:03
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Trump Says He Spoke With Floyd's Family, Understands Hurt And Pain Of Community
The president made more somber remarks after he faced criticism for saying he would send in the National Guard and that "when the looting starts, the shooting starts."
Posted: 2020-05-29 11:00:11
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Video Games Don't Have To Be Educational To Spark Learning
Our video gaming columnist says she was a reluctant student as a child — but video games, even non-educational ones like the Assassin's Creed series, helped her get interested in learning.
Posted: 2020-05-29 09:03:00
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Trump Uses Executive Order To Crack Down On Social Media Companies
President Trump escalated his fight with Twitter with an attempt to strip long-held legal protections from online platforms. But what real effect will Trump's executive order have?

Posted: 2020-05-29 19:07:04
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A research team develops self-powering, color-changing humidity sensors. Applicable to various fields including smart windows, health care and safety management.
Posted: 2020-05-29 19:06:56
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Recently discovered 'single-pixel vision' in fish could help researchers understand how humans are able to spot tiny details in their environment -- like stars in the sky.
Posted: 2020-05-29 19:06:40
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The most common organism in the oceans harbors a virus in its DNA
The most common organism in the world's oceans -- and possibly the whole planet -- harbors a virus in its DNA. This virus may have helped it survive and outcompete other organisms.
Posted: 2020-05-29 13:31:29
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New gut-brain link: How gut mucus could help treat brain disorders
Gut bacterial imbalance is linked with many neurological disorders. Now researchers have identified a common thread: changes in gut mucus. It's a new gut-brain connection that opens fresh paths...
Posted: 2020-05-29 13:31:25
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New research reveals cannabis and frankincense at the Judahite shrine of biblical Arad
Analysis of the material on two Iron Age altars discovered at the entrance to the 'holy of holies' of a shrine at Tel Arad in the Beer-sheba Valley, Israel, were found to contain cannabis and...