Links for you. Science:
Bacterial intra-species gene loss occurs in a largely clocklike manner mostly within a pool of less conserved and constrained genes
From Texas to the Smithsonian, following a trail of sexual misconduct
The Struggle of the Bighorn
Why Do These Plants Have Metallic Blue Leaves?
How the flatfish arose in the blink of an evolutionary eye
The Third Rail
Where Does Clinton Stand on Charter Schools?
At Least 24,000 Inmates Have Staged Coordinated Protests in the Past Month. Why Have You Not Heard of Their Actions?
Did Newsweek’s Kurt Eichenwald Use Threats and Bribery to Silence a Young Journalist? (incompetence vs. malfeasance)
Elizabeth Warren Wants President Obama to Fire His SEC Chair
Why the shine is off the charter school movement
Don’t Diss the Dark Ages
Clinton’s New Anti-Poverty Proposal Is Great, but There’s a Catch
WikiLeaks reveals fears and frustrations inside Clinton world
The American Social Safety Net Does Not Exist
Republicans Plan to Break the Government Again After Trump Loses
Inside Donald Trump’s One-Stop Parties: Attendees Recall Cocaine and Very Young Models
How to Make Conservatism Great Again: To save their party from Trumpism, Republicans need to once again take on monopolists
Meet the Man Who Should Be the Next Secretary of State
Donald Trump Can’t Undermine American Democracy Because It Barely Even Exists
Why Are You Surprised Trump Won’t Respect the Results of the Election?
Bernie’s back and judging by this recent fundraising haul, the revolution is just getting started