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Science, Tech & Environment

Storing CO2 underground

There are two ways to reduce carbon dioxide. Emit less or remove it from the atmosphere by sequestering it below the earth's surface. As Ashley Ahearn reports, some of the most promising research in this field is happening in Iceland. On PRI's The World.

Arts, Culture & Media

Urban beekeeping

It's been rough going for honeybees in recent years. A phenomenon called Colony Collapse Disorder has been killing them off en masse.Yet bee colonies are thriving in unexpected places like French cities. Genevieve Oger has more from Paris

Politics

Leaders who love technology

President-elect Obama may have to give up his BlackBerry for national security reasons. Anchor Marco Werman talks with The World's Clark Boyd about other world leaders who love their technology.

Politics

Rebuilding Haiti

Haiti's infrastructure for things like clean water and sewage disposal was primitive before last week's earthquake. Now, out of tragedy arises the opportunity to rebuild it up to modern standards. Marina Giovannelli has our story.

Health & Medicine

Salad spinner centrifuge

Doctors in developing countries need a cheap centrifuge to test blood samples for anemia. Some university students think they have one. It's a salad spinner tricked out with test tubes. The World's Clark Boyd reports.

Arts, Culture & Media

Alexander Scriabin

The Baryshnikov Arts Center is hosting a show; �Spectral Scriabin'. Eteri Andjaparidze and Jennifer Tipton are creating a music-theater work in which the music of Scriabin merges with a display of color and light. The World's Alex Gallafent reports.