Links 11/26/18

Links for you. Science:

Massive Solar Storm Detonated Hidden American Bombs During the Vietnam War, Navy Records Show
A ‘Time Capsule’ for Scientists, Courtesy of Peter the Great
EPA to weigh tougher pollution standards for heavy-duty trucks
Taxonomy, the science of naming things, is under threat
House Science Committee’s likely next chair wants a return to science


Why the Perfect Red-State Democrat Lost (important)
Healing the Nation’s Wounds With Parks and Libraries
Be Afraid of Economic ‘Bigness.’ Be Very Afraid.
Images from a Japanese illustrated history of America from 1861.
US Drug Prices Started to Explode in the 1980s, Contrary to What the NYT Tells You
Neo-Nazis harassed Pittsburgh synagogue months before massacre — and then outed themselves in leaked chats
Did Helping Big Banks Pay Off For Democrats?
Hey, NRA: I treat gunshot victims. Advocating about firearms is ‘my lane’
An academic reported sexual harassment. Her university allegedly retaliated
It ended in 1767, yet this experiment is still linked to higher incomes and education levels today
The Class of 2018 Was Powered by Small Donors. But can they withstand the pressure to court special interests to fund their reelections?
Chuck Schumer Caved to Facebook and Donald Trump. He Shouldn’t Lead Senate Democrats. (but he does raise lots of money, and that’s what they care about)
New Jack City (Jack Evans is really corrupt)
Stacey Abrams Isn’t Going Anywhere
If You Can’t Beat Them, Bilk Them: The Market for Caravan Insurance
Powerful incoming chairman seeks info on Bolton and others, more pay for federal workers
Federal employee salaries lag by average of 31 percent, pay group reports
Protesters at Sanofi in Cambridge decry high price of insulin

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