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  • April 24, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Temple scientists hit Gulf of Mexico to explore human-generated deep-sea acidification

    Temple University scientists are embarking on a three-week cruise to search for clues on ocean acidification and its impact on deepwater coral reefs. ...
  • April 24, 2014 |  West Oak Lane

    Local reaction to MLK High School football doc shows real life played better than Hollywood

    Football players from arch-rival high schools must play on the same team after school district finances force it to downsize. The merged team goes on ...
  • April 24, 2014

    Weekly Entertainment Guide – 'Don Giovanni,' 'This is the Week,' and Spring Festivals!

    From Don Juan to Don Quixote, World Dance Day performances, concerts and festivals; there is something for everyone on the Entertainment Guide! WHYY&#...
  • April 24, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Germs in space! NASA launches WHYY microbe to observe in microgravity

    A microbe collected at WHYY was one of 48 samples recently sent to the International Space Station to test how microbes grow in microgravity.
  • April 24, 2014

    Shore homeowners have no place to stay while rebuilding from Sandy

    A year and a half after Superstorm Sandy, an increasing number of homeowners on the Jersey Shore are finally receiving funding to begin construction. ...
  • April 24, 2014

    Autism risk increases in children born to older women, Drexel study finds

    Why autism strikes certain kids -- and not others -- has puzzled scientists for half a century. But one trend is clear: having older parents seems to ...
  • April 24, 2014 |  West Oak Lane

    'We Could Be King' documentary draws standing ovation for MLK High and $250K donation [video]

    The Flatbush Pictures crew whittled 500 hours of footage down to an 80-minute documentary. And, on Wednesday night, their efforts were rewarded with a...
  • April 24, 2014 |  Recap

    Busy week for a Philadelphia auction floor manager

    Alex Stanku manages the auctions at Material Culture in the East Falls neighborhood of Philadelphia. Material Culture is both a retailer and auction h...