Links for you. Science:
Why scientists laid ‘murder’ to rest: These insects might be pests, but their names can be even more problematic.
This phage actually spawned a new naming rule
Long COVID: Could mono virus or fat cells be playing roles?
The Webb Telescope Is Just Getting Started
A new variant alert: The XBB.1.5 variant is on a growth spurt in the United States (though some places seem to have non-XBB ‘spurts’; not entirely clear)
Can dogs smell time? Just ask Donut the dog
Stop Talking to Each Other and Start Buying Things: Three Decades of Survival in the Desert of Social Media
“Metaverse” means “pivot to video”: Fool me twice, we don’t get fooled again.
Getting Treated for COVID-19 Shouldn’t Be This Difficult
The I.C.U. Nurse: A Symbol of Endurance
How the 14th Amendment Is Democracy’s Leg-Shaped Lamp
January 6 Report: Over the Cliff Notes, Part 1: White Supremacy at the Center of the January 6 Events
Nearly hit by a car? New tool will let students report close calls.
D.C.’s bitcoin king: Yachts, penthouses, a python — and tax dodging?
Is the Blockbuster Sequel Worth Saving?
TikTok psychic sued for accusing professor of killing 4 Idaho students
Did the Tesla Story Ever Make Sense?
Here’s who helped Elon Musk buy Twitter
‘Tragic Battle’: On the Front Lines of China’s Covid Crisis
As Russia bombs Ukraine’s infrastructure, its own services crumble
Vertical Farming Has Found Its Fatal Flaw. Europe’s energy crisis is forcing companies to switch strategies or close down. The industry’s future hangs in the balance.
Jamie Raskin: electoral college is a ‘danger to the American people’
These Were The Most Popular Books At D.C.-Area Libraries This Year
D.C. Sees Slight Population Increase After Two Years Of Decline
Trapped in the Trenches in Ukraine
The Worthless Billionaires of 2022
George Santos Confessed to Lying, But There’s a Lot More Out There. And It’s Really Weird.
Ukraine update: If NATO wants to send Ukraine a modern tank, this is a good choice
Buffalo’s no stranger to snow. Why was the storm so deadly?