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December 2005

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Iraq's Resilient Minority

Charles Darwin
Aerial view of an amphitheater in Budapest, Hungary
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Departments

Indelible Images

The Big Picture

Phenomena & Curiosities

Return of the Jaguar?

The Object at Hand

Christmas Cards

Points of Interest

By Design

Editor's Note

Natural Selection

From the Secretary

A Whale Called Phoenix

A very large mammal will help tell an even weightier tale—about the ocean in this crowded, challenging century

Letters to the Editor

Letters

Lewis and Clark

Lewis and Clark: The Journey Ends

The Last Page

Me and Meriwether