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Power Breakfast: The State Of Indian Nations Address

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Thursday the president of the National Congress of American Indians will deliver the annual State of Indian Nations address. Jefferson Keel is also lieutenant governor of the Chickasaw Nation. The purpose of the speech is to stake out priorities for the federal government in 2011. For a bit of background: On the eve of the recent White House Tribal Nations Summit, Keel had good things to say about the commander in chief.


Book Review: 'Garden Time,' W.S. Merwin

Our poetry reviewer, Tess Taylor, praises the most recent collection by W.S. Merwin called, Garden Time.

Dental Detectives: What Fossil Teeth Reveal About Ancestral Human Diets

From the thickness of tooth enamel to the molecular signatures on a tooth left behind by foods eaten by a human, fossil teeth hold many clues to the diets of our ancestors.

We've Seen This Election Before, In Classic Movies

It's life imitating art — election edition. A look at movies that have covered ground that's been well trod this campaign season, like A Face in the Crowd and The Lion in Winter and Ace in the Hole.

Researchers Build 'Nightmare Machine'

An MIT project rolled out just in time for Halloween uses artificial intelligence to generate horror images.

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