Jack O Lantern

Halloween Stories

Why are Victorians the default haunted house, what do ghosts have to do with the imagination, and why do we like to be scared?
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Angry Women, Captive Jaguars, and Brainy Catholics

Well-researched stories from the New Yorker, Pacific Standard Magazine, and other great publications that bridge the gap between news and scholarship.
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Black Holes, Hacking Trade, and Talk Therapy’s Dangers

Well-researched stories from The New York Times, Aeon, and other great publications that bridge the gap between news and scholarship.
Suggested Reading divorce

Anita Hill, Declining Divorce, and Reviving the Dead

Well-researched stories from The Cut, Vox, and other great publications that bridge the gap between news and scholarship.
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Trauma, Disaster, and Partying Octopuses

Well-researched stories from Public Books, NPR, and other great publications that bridge the gap between news and scholarship.
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Ravens, Hedgehogs, and the Basis of Thought

Well-researched stories from Atlas Obscura, The Conversation, and other great publications that bridge the gap between news and scholarship.
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White House Leaks, Mafia Lemons, and Future Babies

Well-researched stories from GQ, NPR, and other great publications that bridge the gap between news and scholarship.

Goats, Parasites, and Your Climate Change Future

Well-researched stories from Wired, Nursing Clio, and other great publications that bridge the gap between news and scholarship.

John McCain, Reproduction Myths, and Drinking

Well-researched stories from Aeon, Mental Floss, and other great publications that bridge the gap between news and scholarship.

Trees, Apples, and Little Women

Well-researched stories from Pacific Standard, Public Books, and other great publications that bridge the gap between news and scholarship.