Links for you. Science:
How a Nigerian genome team contained a Lassa fever outbreak with international partners
@Laelaps on the New Yorker K-T boundary story
Nonsense arguments for building a bigger particle collider that I am tired of hearing
Something to Crow About: The Rise of Conservation Genomics
The Lost History of One of the World’s Strangest Science Experiments: The hummingbirds were dying. Cockroaches were everywhere. And then Steve Bannon showed up.
All About Pete (excellent’ this isn’t just about Buttigieg, but about too many Democratic voters who aren’t being transactional enough)
Betsy DeVos literally argues for larger class sizes and fewer teachers as part of her budget cuts
Barr’s Letter Didn’t Exonerate Trump — It Vindicated Him
How Many Major League Baseball Teams Are There?
You may think it’s okay how Trump and his associates interacted with Russians during the campaign. I don’t. I think it’s immoral. I think it’s unethical. I think it’s unpatriotic. And yes, I think it’s corrupt.
Michelle Obama Picketed By Stagehands’ Union in Seattle After Refusing to Discuss Union Busting at Venue
America’s Teachers Deserve A Raise (but see this)
A few less than deep thoughts on the Mueller report
Bill Barr’s fake Mueller report: Is this WMDs in Iraq all over again?
There Are No Dream Homes
People Don’t Bribe College Officials to Help Their Kids. They Do It to Help Themselves.
We still don’t know about the money laundering
Leveling the Playing Field for America’s Family Farmers
Centrists Are Using Calls for Civility to Silence the Left
Jerry Falwell Jr’s university has sold more than $1 million in jet fuel to the Pentagon since Trump’s inauguration
Trump’s Federal Reserve pick owes $75,000 in taxes, US government alleges
People Actually Like the Green New Deal