Links 12/4/15

Links for you. Science:

New Diagnostic Tools Emerge in War Against Superbugs: Aim of rapid-diagnosis technologies is to reduce unnecessary prescription of antibiotics (though there are some secondary consequences of some of these diagnostics)
New Diabetes Cases, at Long Last, Begin to Fall in the United States
America’s War on the Kissing Bug
CDC: Between 2000–2014, measles vaccine prevented more than 17 million deaths
The world’s favorite fruit is slowly but surely being driven to extinction

Other:

Watch Killer Mike Introduce Bernie Sanders With Moving Speech at Atlanta Rally
9 things people always say at zoning hearings, illustrated by cats
Astronauts: Pooping in Apollo Bags is so Bad We’d Rather Land
In DC, public housing tenants forced out, then homes flipped
We can save atheism from the New Atheists like Richard Dawkins and Sam Harris
By Design
Scott Walker Bankrupts Wisconsin Food Banks—Just in Time for Christmas!
The Human Impulse to Live Beyond the Law: A few words on violence, and politics that no longer understand people
The Facts About School Choice- A History (Part 1)
The Facts About School Choice- A History (Part 2)
St. Louis Schools Continue To Crumble
The Numbers Don’t Lie: Firing the Longtime Winning Coach Is a Bad Idea
GOP contenders are talking about drug abuse, but racial and partisan rifts persist
The problem with Obamacare’s mental-health ‘parity’ measure
Anacostia in Southeast D.C. is emerging at last (we’ll see…)
This is James David Manning. The black pastor that endorsed Trump
How U Street almost became strip malls and office parks

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