Links 6/8/15

Links for you. Science:

Superwolves, new butterflies, and all the hybrid species evolving before our eyes
Staph Bacteria May Be a Trigger for Type 2 Diabetes
There Might Be No Saving the World’s Top Banana (yes, we have no bananas today…)
Military Swore Its Anthrax Was Dead: The Defense Department revealed that it shipped live anthrax around the world for more than a decade. And somehow, the worst may be yet to come. (this has no relevance to the gain-of-function experiment debate whatsoever)
Seven new species of miniature frogs discovered (and they’re adorable)


The faces of antivaccine parents: Overwhelmingly affluent, white, and suburban (and that’s not a liberal demographic either. Just saying)
Bernie Sanders Lays Into Republicans For Their Attack On Social Security
Governor Pete Ricketts of Nebraska Still Wants to Kill People
Ebola outbreak thrusts MSF into new roles: Relief agency sees its mission expanding after leading response to West Africa epidemic.
Here’s Why Libertarians Are Mostly Men
Is the Grand Prix Taking Boston for a Ride?
Eight hours in Oslo
How Texas Politicians Just Made Finding a Lump in Your Breast Even Scarier
A Federal Appeals Court Just Denied Birthright Citizenship to American Samoans Using Racist Caselaw (all three judges are Republican appointees including the wingnut Judge Janice Rodgers-Brown–and to think Republicans wanted her on the Supreme Court)
Why Public Libraries Matter: It’s time for America to stop starving its libraries of funding.
Understanding Tenure
The Real “No-Go Zone” of France: A Forbidden No Man’s Land Poisoned by War
With a series of major hacks, China builds a database on Americans
Why Hillary Clinton Must Back a LGBT Full Civil Rights Law for Her Own Sake
‘I’m Eating Once A Day’: Congress’ Food Stamp Cuts Hit Wisconsin Seniors Hard
The Harvard IKB School of Engineering

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