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Banana Peels, Chronic Lyme, and Presidential Immunity

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Space, Seaweed, and Self-Awareness

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New Nukes, AI Researchers, and Women’s Soccer

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TV Fireworks, Bare Feet, and Childish Professors

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Celebrity, Video Games, and Refugee Law

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Skull Spikes, Concentration Camps, and Reparations

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Pain, Prohibition, and #CursedImages

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D-Day, Cricket Gourds, and Modern Lesbians

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Hospital Bills, Intersectionality, and Civilizational Collapse

Well-researched stories from The Conversation, Aeon, and other great publications that bridge the gap between news and scholarship.
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Chocolate Science, Boy Trees, and Robot Artists

Well-researched stories from Atlas Obscura, Slate, and other great publications that bridge the gap between news and scholarship.