Instability in the Middle East and North Africa has fueled a boom in looted antiquities. New efforts to stem the tide include monitoring archaeological sites from space. The fight to preserve the world's cultural heritage sites.
Tests on a new cap for the BP oil leak and concerns about the administration’s call for a six-month ban on deep-water drilling. The ongoing efforts to stop the flow of oil and reduce the risk of leaks going forward.
- Joel Achenbach reporter, The Washington Post; writer for Achenblog.
- Stephen Power reporter, The Wall Street Journal.
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