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    SMART NEWSThe Western U.S. Is Experiencing the Worst Drought in More Than 1,200 YearsHuman-caused climate change is responsible for 42 percent of the soil moisture deficit in the last 22 years, a new study findsThe American Wests megadrought has been exac...
    HISTORYThe Trailblazing Black Entrepreneurs Who Shaped a 19th-Century California BoomtownThough founded by Confederates, Julian became a place of opportunity for people of color—and a model for what the U.S. could look like after the Civil WarThe only ava...
    SMART NEWSThis Native American Tribe Wants Federal Recognition. A New DNA Analysis Could Bolster Its CaseThe new findings could help Mukwema Ohlone prove they never went “extinct” Archaeologists and members of the Muwekma Ohlone Tribe wor...
    In the distant past, Earth was inhabited by many civilizations, some of which are well-known while others remain a mystery till now. There are legends of giants in the many ancient cultures throughout the world but with time, they have become a myth....
    Courtesy of Sony PicturesThe Motion Picture Association commissioned a report, unveiled on Friday, that calls for a vast expansion of the California film and television tax credit.The report contends that the credit generates billions of dollars in e...