Links 9/18/17

Links for you. Science:

Lazy ants make themselves useful in unexpected ways
Prediction of junior faculty success in biomedical research: comparison of metrics and effects of mentoring programs (intramural funding matters)
Next up, the animals: GOP moves to strip protections from endangered species
Geneticists Pan Paper That Claims to Predict a Person’s Face from DNA
The great nutrient collapse
Congress Rejects Trump Proposals to Cut Health Research Funds


A tech critic on the sham populism of Silicon Valley
Donald Trump is the first male President OR How getting lost in the moment can be dangerous
The Democratic Party needs to become a workers’ party
How the aristocracy preserved their power
U.S. Public Universities Are Falling Behind
The Crypto- Keepers
The Unsung Heroes of Hurricane Season Fly Planes Directly Into the Storm
Trump promised not to work with foreign entities. His company just did
No, an appellate nominee did NOT say her religion supersedes the Constitution: it was fake news
Harvard psychiatrist Lance Dodes: Donald Trump is a “sociopath” and “a very sick individual”
No wonder so many American men feel like they’re falling behind. They earn as much as they did in 1972.
The Republican Party Is Not the Problem
Here are all the ways the Equifax data breach is worse than you can imagine
Here’s Why I Hate Credit Reporting Agencies — And Why You Should Too
NH Police Refuse to Release Information in Case of 8-Year-Old Biracial Boy Who Was Nearly Lynched
NFL Teams Putting Politics Above Football
Why Bernie Sanders’s Medicare for All Plan Is Good Politics
The Dystopia We Signed Up For
Irma pushes Florida’s poor closer to the edge of ruin

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