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Global Scan

The Church of England vows to get tough on climate change — really

Climate change is a big deal, and even those with a close relationship with a higher power look to be ready to take action as well. The Church of England is threatening to put their money where their mouth is. Plus, in Belgium, the government is considering allowing children to request euthanasia.

Environment

Massive Animal Rescue as Floods Hit Prague Zoo

There is heavy flooding in several countries in central Europe. Parts of the Czech capital, Prague, are underwater including about half of the city's famous zoo. Anchor Marco Werman hears about an amazing animal rescue from zoo spokesman, Michal Stastny.

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Conflict & Justice

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we wanted you to name an central European capital known for its spires. The answer is Prague, in the Czech Republic. A radio station there is at the center of a controversy over free speech. The World's David Leveille has the story.

Environment

Geo answer

For our Geo Quiz we wanted to know the birthplace of the astronomer Johannes Kepler. He was born in Weil der Stadt in southern Germany in 1571. NASA is launching a space mission named after Kepler tonight. The World's David Leveille reports.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz, we wanted you to name two countries looking to erase an old debt. The answer is North Korea and the Czech Republic. Anchor Katy Clark speaks to the BBC's Rob Cameron who is in Prague.

Conflict & Justice

Geo Quiz and answer

For today's Geoquiz we're looking for the central European capital in which a Michael Jackson statue project has caused quite a controversy. The answer is Prague. Anchor Marco Werman gets the story from the BBC's Rob Cameron.

Arts, Culture & Media

Czech square mystery

Danish and Czech scientists are working to solve a centuries-old mystery involving 16th century astronomer Tycho Brahe. The mystery is about his death. Scientists dug up Brahe's bones this week to search for clues. But where?

Arts, Culture & Media

My America: John Turturro

We're wrapping up the "My America" series today, with actor, writer, and director John Turturro. Famous for his roles in movies like "Do the Right Thing," "The Big Lebowski," and the "Transformers" trilogy, Turturro's newest film is called "Passione."