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Science, Tech & Environment

In Sandy's wake, Scientists Explore Links Between Warming Arctic and Extreme Weather

Months before both this year's record Arctic ice melt and Hurricane Sandy, a climatologist identified changing weather patterns that suggest links between the two seemingly separate events. Sam Eaton reports from New Jersey. In the first of two special reports for The World and the PBS program NOVA, Sam Eaton reports from New Jersey.

Science, Tech & Environment

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we were looking for the largest island in the Baltic Sea ? the answer is the Swedish island of Gotland. Islander Orjan Rudstedt sent us an audio postcard from Gotland featuring some rather noisy grey seals.

Conflict & Justice

American aid for Pakistan

The United States is stepping up its assistance to flood-ravaged Pakistan. US Army Major Dan Rice flies a Blackhawk helicopter. He arrived in Pakistan 2 days ago to help with flood relief. Jeb Sharp talks with him.