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The resolution of a tantalizing hint of new physics discovered last year.
Many young children become obsessed with gender. How do we know which are trans?
Radical gay liberation laid the ground for the moderate legal gains of gay rights.
On the cruelties the South doles out to animals, children, and black folks.
The Higgs boson was just the beginning of what CERN might find.
The history of false alarms leading up to the final discovery.
How did we come to view social insurance as socialist?
Government incentives may make us less moral, not more.
Local government can't fix our problems. Only big government can.
Paul Park’s fantasy troubles the line between fiction and reality.
An inside look at the most powerful particle accelerator in the world.
After fourteen years, Mohamedou Ould Slahi may finally have a chance at freedom.
Henry Ace Knight
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Annette Zimmermann, Elena Di Rosa, Hochan Kim
Brandon M. Terry, Judith Butler
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