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5 Mar 2019
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Disasters are becoming more common in America. In the early and mid-20th century, fewer than 20 percent of U.S. counties experienced a disaster each year. Today, it's about 50 percent. According to the 2018 National Climate Assessment, climate change is already driving more severe droughts,...

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5 Mar 2019
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The U.S. government spends billions of dollars each year helping households recover after disasters such as the tornadoes this past Sunday in Alabama. Who gets that federal aid is always a big question after natural disasters. An NPR investigation out today finds federal disaster aid...

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14 Nov 2012
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Titan, the new supercomputer at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee, has been crowned the fastest in the world. Audie Cornish talks to Steve Henn for more on NPR .

It can clock 17.59 petaflops (quadrillions of calculations per second). Audie Cornish talks...

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14 Nov 2012
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Robert Siegel speaks with Harper Reed , who was chief technology officer for the Obama reelection campaign, about the strategies they employed to mobilize volunteers and reach voters on NPR .

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13 Sep 2012
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Apple have recently patented their original iPhone design, but NPR 's Laura Sydell looks at what this will mean for the future of other smart phone designs.

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