Links for you. Science:
Senate Passes WILD Act
Democrats urge against cuts to biological threat preparedness programs
P-Hacker Confessions: Daryl Bem and Me
Environmental factors dominate over host genetics in shaping human gut microbiota composition
A New Jersey thing: An official state germ?
Why the Media Keeps Missing Political Earthquakes
The Abortion Battlefield
The WaPo Obstruction Blockbuster and the World of Hurt To Come
The Tragedy of ‘Mountain Dew Mouth’ and the U.S.’s Insane Approach to Dental Care
Why Is PBS Airing Right-Wing-Sponsored School Privatization Propaganda?
With Sleazy Innuendo, NYT Lays Virginia Attack at Bernie Sanders’ Feet
To wipe or not to wipe? Some in Congress eye D.C.’s ‘flushability’ law.
Why the K Street streetcar will succeed, if DC builds it
These Aren’t The Democrats I Know
Trump is used to breaking the rules with impunity. That will be his undoing.
Alex Jones Scoops Megyn Kelly And Proves The Media Isn’t Ready For The Trolls (and that Kelly is better at playing offense than defense)
The Desperate Spin of a Spiraling Presidency
White House aides fret over Trump’s Russia probe obsession (how does the president have time to watch hours of TV every day?)
A Very, Very Dangerous Situation
Why we must politicise the tragedy of Grenfell Tower
Memo to Trump: This Is Why You’re Losing