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CNN Anchor to Bill Nye: Did Global Warming Cause the Asteroid That Will Soon Fly Past Earth?
Leading Environmental Activist’s Blunt Confession: I Was Completely Wrong To Oppose GMOs
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Neil deGrasse Tyson on Van Gogh's Role in Space Exploration and Other Great Tales of Science
Senate Approves Legislation To Loosen Video Privacy Laws So You Can Sneer at Your Friends’ Netflix Picks
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Here’s Where We Stand With Ebola
Even experienced international disaster responders are shocked at how bad it’s gotten.
Here’s Where We Stand With Ebola Even experienced international disaster responders are shocked at how bad it’s gotten.
It’s Legal for Obama to Bomb Syria Because He Says It Is
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It’s Legal for Obama to Bomb Syria Because He Says It Is The real constraint on a president’s war-making powers is political, not legal.
Divestment Is Fine but Mostly Symbolic. There’s a Better Way for Universities to Fight Climate Change.
I Stand With Emma Watson on Women’s Rights
Even though I know I’m going to get flak for it.
I Stand With Emma Watson on Women’s Rights Even though I know I’m going to get flak for it.
It Is Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice
Building a Better Workplace
In Defense of HR
Startups and small businesses shouldn’t skip over a human resources department.
Why Is This Mother in Prison for Helping Her Daughter Get an Abortion?
How Ted Cruz and Scott Brown Misunderstand What It Means to Be an American Citizen
Occupy Wall Street How can Hillary Clinton be both a limousine liberal and a Saul Alinsky radical?
Why Is Fall Red in America but Yellow in Europe? A possible explanation, 35 million years in the making.
Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.