Links for you. Science:
Genes partially explain dog breed behaviors
Only 20 Nobels in the sciences have gone to women. Why?
A Virus in Koala DNA Stirs the Genetic Pot
Australia Just Had a Bad Flu Season. That May Be a Warning for the U.S.
Turns Out The Megalodon Shark Ain’t THAT Big
Getting to 51: Statehood fights have always revolved around race and partisanship.
Unsustainable California: No Easy Remedy for PG&E Blackouts, Fire Risks
Don’t Let Up!
Ellen DeGeneres, George W. Bush, and the death of uncritical niceness
Out of place, or just what we needed?
A Betrayal Too Far
How to End a Sentence: Juvenile sentencing reforms have sparked a face-off between the D.C. Council and U.S. Attorney over who should be released, and when. (reason eleventy gajillion and one why D.C. should have statehood)
US judge to hear challenge of Mississippi election system
Property Owners Can Do Basically Whatever They Want to Homeless People Now
Physicians: Bernie Sanders had a heart attack, but OF COURSE he could still be president (and compared to Trump’s mental health…)
My Adventures in Socialized Medicine
California Power Company Cuts Power to 800,000 Homes To Avert Wildfires
The Greening of Paris Makes Its Mayor More Than a Few Enemies
No, No, No. Elizabeth Warren Is Not a Socialist (of course, she isn’t. The interesting question is if Sanders or Ocasio-Cortez are).
“Libraries Have Become De Facto Homeless Shelters”: Emilio Estevez on His New Movie, “The Public”
Face of the Franchise
An Actual Conspiracy Kept Jeffrey Epstein’s Accomplices out of Prison
When normal politics are no longer possible
America’s last slave ship could offer a case for reparations
Germany: mass shooting attempt that killed two was antisemitic attack, minister says