Links for you. Science:
North Korea’s Less-Known Military Threat: Biological Weapons
Rise of the Golden Jackal
With 86% Drop, California’s Monarch Butterfly Population Hits Record Low
You’re Not Getting Much Taller, America. But You Are Getting Bigger.
Here’s How the Shutdown Is Delaying Climate Data and Undercutting Scientists
Return of the Neocons!
A Memoir of Disillusionment
Why the Green New Deal Is the Stuff of Fantasyland
Conan O’Brien Wants to Scare Himself With the New, Shorter ‘Conan’
Today Britain discovers it cannot escape history
Every Republican Turning on Steve King Was Grown in the Same Terrarium
A bat mitzvah girl debuts a new way for blind Jews to participate in an ancient tradition
The Strange Marketplace for Diabetes Test Strips
On the Couch
Democrats’ Attacks on AOC Are Silly and Self-Defeating
It’s Time for T.S.A. Workers to Strike
Donald Trump and His Team of Morons
Turns out Republicans don’t care about the dignity of a paycheck after all
Americans Have More Guns
Sen. Rand Paul Is Having Surgery in Canada, Where Healthcare Is Publicly Funded
How the Left Should Respond to Ethnic Cleansing in China
What Trump’s orgy of inaugural spending tells us about the people around him
LA Teachers Are Mad About Charter School Growth. Why Won’t Democrats Acknowledge That?
Why is Congress so dumb?
For Owners of Amazon’s Ring Security Cameras, Strangers May Have Been Watching Too