Links 3/17/18

Links for you. Science:

The 8 Million Species We Don’t Know
The Surprising Ways Tigers Benefit Farmers and Livestock Owners
World’s Largest Telescope To Finally See Stars Without Artificial Spikes
It’s official: Termites are just cockroaches with a fancy social life
Efficacy of Sterile Fecal Filtrate Transfer for Treating Patients With Clostridium difficile Infection (pdf)


The One Thing Democrats Should Learn From Conor Lamb
Bills cracking down on sex work won’t help trafficking victims, but more housing will
I posted a huge note for the thief who stole my bike. Then my doorbell rang.
A Cyberattack in Saudi Arabia Had a Deadly Goal. Experts Fear Another Try.
Correction: Trump’s Pick to Head CIA Did Not Oversee Waterboarding of Abu Zubaydah
Jay Clayton’s SEC Lets Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes Get Away With Brazen Fraud
It’s Time To Get Real About Power in Silicon Valley
Asking Financial Advisers to Act in Their Clients’ Best Interest Is ‘Unreasonable’ Now
Trump’s CIA Has Set Up Teams To Kill Terrorists
In possible first, groups petition to have ICE walled off from Massachusetts courthouses
‘Bipartisan’ Does Not Inherently Mean ‘Good’
Colorized photographs show the everyday life of African Americans who lived side by side with immigrants in Jim Crow-era Nebraska
Gaming the lottery seemed as good a retirement plan as any.
These Dreamers Are 2 Of D.C.’s Best Foster Parents
A ‘Bright Light,’ Dimmed in the Shadows of Homelessness
If you’re so smart, why aren’t you rich? Turns out it’s just chance.
Trump is right, it is possible to win a trade war, if you have a well-defined goal and a clear strategy. Unfortunately, Trump has neither.
On Avoiding Kneejerk Politics
Why We Should Lower the Voting Age to 16

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