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Is Scotland a Nation?
March 29th, 2017, 01:57 PM

In 1997, 74% of voters in Scotland voted to re-establish a Scottish Parliament after three centuries....

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The Global Jellyfish Crisis in Perspective
March 29th, 2017, 01:57 PM

Seen from high above, a jellyfish bloom is a single mass, a brushstroke on the...

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The First Health Insurance Policies Helped Reduce Infant Mortality
March 29th, 2017, 01:57 PM

The question of whether, and how, governments should help provide health insurance is an old...

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When the Desert Blooms
March 28th, 2017, 01:57 PM

The California desert is awash in color. Following a winter of exceptional rain, desert wildflowers...

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Suggested Readings: Conversations with Slavers, Reviving a Lost Language, and Springtime in the Wild
March 28th, 2017, 01:57 PM

Well-researched stories from around the web that bridge the gap between news and scholarship. Brought...

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How We Construct Our Online Identities
March 27th, 2017, 01:57 PM

Amber Fillerup Clark, a young American mother, recently drew ire after a profile in an...

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Ernst Röhm, The Highest-Ranking Gay Nazi
March 27th, 2017, 01:57 PM

A man in make-up and pearls condemning transgender people may seem counterintuitive, but Milo Yiannopoulos is hardly the...

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Why Did the Amphibian Cross the Road?
March 26th, 2017, 01:57 PM

It’s almost spring, and soon the woods will be full of the calls of frogs...

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Flannery O’Connor’s Moments of Grace
March 25th, 2017, 01:57 PM

Flannery O’Connor would have been 92 today, had she not died from complications of lupus...

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Friday Reads: Kathleen Rooney’s Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk
March 24th, 2017, 01:57 PM

Move over flâneur, here comes the flâneuse, the female version of those famous French city walkers Walter...

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