Links 2/19/17

Links for you. Science:

Two Pregnant Women Received False Negatives From Zika Tests At D.C. Lab
Congress May Shift Climate Research Away from NASA
Brazil’s Expanding Yellow Fever Outbreak Started With Monkeys
Math Camp Inequalities: A Widening Racial Divide in a Universal Language
Lot of speculation these days about how the Trump Administration will manage a REAL (public health) crisis, given its high level of baseline chaos. Let’s dive in.


What Could Reverse D.C’.s Intense School Segregation? Not more charter schools, says the author of a new UCLA Civil Rights Project report: School choice is only exacerbating the effects of the city’s extreme housing segregation
The Problem With Tom Perez
Trumponomics: Should We Just Say “No?” (pdf)
Immigrants Make Up One-Fourth Of D.C.’s Workforce
Democrat’s fix for Metro: $750 million from feds in exchange for governance, labor changes
How Dense is DC? Visualizing Washington DC’s Population Density
Wearing White: What Resistance Looks Like in America’s Heartland
Field Notes from the Battle Within the Democratic Party
Today in the Republican States of America
Trump Official Obsessed Over Nuclear Apocalypse, Men’s Style, Fine Wines in 40,000 Posts on Fashion Site
Berklee is not U.C. Berkeley — but angry Twitter users didn’t realize that
How the Kremlin’s Disinformation Machine Is Targeting Europe
James Comey’s behavior looks worse and worse
KremlinGate Enters Uncharted Waters as Russian Links Overwhelm DC
It’s not just Oroville: Most dams across the country have passed their designated lifespan
Hate crimes against Jews in NY have doubled in ’17, police say

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