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Science, Tech & Environment

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the Loop Current. There's concern that it may play a role in spreading the oil spill in the Gulf. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from Eric Chassignet of the Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies at FSU.

Conflict & Justice

Heat-fueled anger in Iraq

Iraqi resident and correspondent for McClatchy newspapers Sahar Issa says temperatures are soaring in Baghdad. She tells host Jeb Sharp that Iraqis have very limited access to electricity and fans, and that's causing anger to build.

Lifestyle & Belief

Renewables Fill the Power Gap

Marco Werman speaks with Chris Flavin, president of the Worldwatch Institute about the rise of solar and wind power in developing countries. Flavin says green power is an attractive alternative to unreliable service from the electric grid.