Newsgeist: 2/18/11

The spirit of the news

Newsgeist: 2/18/11

Feed your mind some replenishing information with today's Newsgeist. It contains articles on Planned Parenthood, Austin's population, and solar storms. The links can be found after the jump.

-Fed. Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke had to defend America's monetary policy at the G-20 meeting in Paris. And here's your weekly Market Watch.

-The census strikes again, this time showing a half-million person increase here in Austin.

-Wonder how many of those people will be running the Austin marathon?

-Planned Parenthood, a hotbed for debate, could lose all its funding.

-Here's a take on rebuilding Egypt from the ground up.

-Another everyday thing to be afraid of: the sun.

-And finally, would you be able to tell if there was a knife in your head?

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