Links 7/29/15

Links for you. Science:

‘It’s like going to Pluto and seeing McDonald’s’
Call off the bee-pocalypse: U.S. honeybee colonies hit a 20-year high (what this doesn’t discuss is the fate of wild polinators)
Maybe he’s unhappy that a traveling exhibit is more informative than his whole “museum”
‘Synthetic Marijuana’ Actually Has Very Little In Common With Marijuana
Puppies Go to Prison to Become Dogs That Save Lives

Other:

The New American Slavery
The New York Times Has a Very Serious Hillary Clinton Problem
How the American South Drives the Low-Wage Economy
In Iraq, I raided insurgents. In Virginia, the police raided me. (one can’t contain corruption. Of course this was going to happen here as well)
The remarkably high odds you’ll be poor at some point in your life (the timing matters and isn’t discussed)
What people will dress like in 1950, as imagined by the cover of Life magazine in 1914
Will Hillary Clinton Have a Serious Plan to Persuade Companies to Invest in Workers?
Planned Parenthood’s Web site on the defense after hacking claims
US Olympic Committee ends Boston 2024 bid for Olympic games: Mayor Walsh refused to sign contract requiring taxpayer guarantee
It’s time to abolish the Interstate Highway System (not sure I agree; probably be better off requiring federal money to go to repairs and not new construction)
Uber Is Faking Us Out With “Ghost Cabs” on Its Passenger Map
Austerity Measures Generator
Armed Confederate supporters interrupt black child’s birthday party with racial slurs, death threats (but it’s about heritage)
Paying off prosecutor’s student loans and other ways civil forfeiture money is being misspent in OK
We blame minority groups for individual crimes. Why do white conservatives get a pass?

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