Links 9/16/16

Links for you. Science:

Ants are destroying your plants by nurturing perfect aphid colonies (must-read)
In The Battle To Save Frogs, Scientists Fight Fungus With Fungus
The Future of Existing GI Numbers at NCBI
Submitting genomic data to repositories: Sequence Read Archive – SRA
The surprising history of the war on superbugs — and what it means for the world today (people forget that in the 1980s, the advent of gentamicin resistance was also considered a crisis)


Deep in the Swamps, Archaeologists Are Finding How Fugitive Slaves Kept Their Freedom
The Realities of Gentrification in “The Chocolate City” (important focus on businesses, not housing)
The Clinton Rules: It’s True But You Shouldn’t Say It Edition
How Breitbart Conquered the Media
Here’s Why Donald Trump’s New DC Hotel May Be a Financial Flop
Health hysteria and hypocrisy: Here’s a news alert — Republicans have taken ill, too
Photos of the National Cathedral’s Gargoyles
The New York Times Proves “False Balance” Is Ruining Good Campaign Coverage
America’s Monopoly Problem
Neighborhood leader proposes housing program for homeless (people would rather have homeless people than students)
Six Ways to Fix the Army’s Culture (applies as well to civilian agencies)
Barbara Lee’s Lone Vote on Sept. 14, 2001, Was as Prescient as It Was Brave and Heroic
When it comes to transparency, there’s no comparison between Clinton and Trump
How the Democrats Lost Touch on Trade (title notwithstanding, very important point)
Trump has his 47% moment
Kentucky governor: Electing Hillary Clinton may eventually lead to violence (from his supporters?)
WMATA wants a private company to run its parking facilities. That’s a risky move.
Why the Media Is Botching the Election
A former Marine was fired as a W.Va. police officer after failing to shoot somebody

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