Links for you. Science:
The Anthropologist of Artificial Intelligence
We Dug Up Jeffrey Epstein’s Old Science Blog. It’s as Weird as You Think.
A Robot With Noodle-like Fingers Helps Handle Soft Jellyfish
A Republican Firm Is Targeting EPA Staff Who Have Donated to Democrats
NOAA’s chief scientist will investigate why agency backed Trump over its experts on Dorian, email shows (guessing he won’t be long for his job…)
For the first time in my life, I’m frightened to be Jewish
The Looser a State’s Gun Laws, the More Mass Shootings It Has
What Even Is Spotify?
Judge refuses to dismiss charges against protesters at Straight Pride Parade (we have to start thinking of judges as unaccountable bureaucrats)
‘I Think We Need to Just Impeach the Guy’
When the State Enforces “Straight Pride”
$1,000 a month, no strings attached
Andrew Luck and the NFL’s Looming Crisis of Race and Class
College is starting again, and with it the threat of campus sexual assault. A lawyer offers advice.
Diet Eman, Dutch resistance hero who saved Jews during World War II, dies at 99
Trump’s Comments on the ‘Disloyalty’ of Jews Have a Sordid History
China’s Twitter Disinformation Ops Have Been Going on for Years
The Problem With Our Climate Debate Is That Only Democrats Are Showing Up
Cheating, Inc.: How Writing Papers for American College Students Has Become a Lucrative Profession Overseas
Who Are The Good Republicans?
‘Someone’s Gotta Tell the Freakin’ Truth’: Jerry Falwell’s Aides Break Their Silence
So, I worked one summer at Harvard’s freshman dean’s office, under the legendary Elizabeth Studley Nathans. (must-read)
Guy Says African Architecture Isn’t Showcased Compared To European And Asian, Posts 44 Of Its Gorgeous Examples
Yes, Democrats Should Impeach Trump—and Make Mitch McConnell Defend His Acquittal
Sen. Ed Markey’s Reelection Bid Gets Key Backing From Progressive Rep. Ro Khanna