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Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we were looking for the capital of an ancient Andean civilization in Bolivia. The answer? The city of Tihuanaku, one of the places that will celebrate the WINTER solstice. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from reporter Annie Murphy.

Lifestyle & Belief

Britain's winter woes

People in Britain are struggling with the harshest winter conditions in quite some time. Thousands of schools remain shut and power cuts are affecting thousands of homes. We'll have more from Laura Lynch reports.

Global Politics

India helps in Pakistan flood disaster

This week marks one month since the beginning of Pakistan's worst floods in decades. Pakistan's neighbor, India, will contribute to the aid effort. That donation could have an impact on historically troubled relations. Reporter Elliot Hannon explains.

Science, Tech & Environment

Searching the ocean

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with John Fish of American Underwater Search and Survey about the challenges of an undersea search. Investigators have descended upon a stretch of the Atlantic Ocean where floating debris was found a day after an Air France airliner went missing with 228 passengers on board.

Science, Tech & Environment

Cyclone hits Australia

Our Geo Quiz comes straight out of the news this time: a massive cyclone is battering northeastern Australia. The storm is impacting a part of the state to the north of areas hit by massive flooding recently. What's the name of the Australian state?

Science, Tech & Environment

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we're looking for a country that's suffering from a scorching heatwave and its worst drought in over a century. The answer is Russia. Anchor Marco Werman speaks finds out more from Oleg Baldyrev with the BBC Russian Service in Moscow.