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What If Everyone Ate Beans Instead of Beef?

In America, beef accounts for 37 percent of all human-induced methane released into the air. Methane is 23 times as warming to the climate...

The Liberal Arts May Not Survive the 21st Century

Wisconsin built a public higher-education system that was admired around the world. But it may not withstand a tech-hungry economy. Nikjvt / Palokha...

He Served the Longest Sentence of Any Innocent U.S. Inmate

To experience the full scale of this 360° video, use the arrows on the top left of the video window to change angles, or...

2018 Hubble Space Telescope Advent Calendar

It's that time of year again, time for one of my favorite holiday traditions: the 11th annual Hubble Space Telescope Advent Calendar. Every...

Companionable Capybaras

Native to most of South America, the capybara is the largest rodent on Earth, and can grow to be two feet tall (61 cm),...

We’ve Reached the End of White Christian America

The United States is no longer a majority white, Christian country, and that is already beginning to have profound social and political implications. At...

The Supreme Court Is Headed Back to the 19th Century

The justices again appear poised to pursue a purely theoretical liberty at the expense of the lives of people of color. Alicia Tatone...

Hate Groups Are Growing Under Trump

According to research by the Southern Poverty Law Center, the number of hate groups has been increasing rapidly since 2000. Heidi Beirich, director of...

A Warning From Europe: The Worst Is Yet to Come

Polarization. Conspiracy theories. Attacks on the free press. An obsession with loyalty. Recent events in the United States follow a pattern Europeans know all...

The Tao of John McCain

In decades of covering politics, I've encountered no one else with McCain's unflinching combination of bracing candor, impossibly high standards, and rueful self-recrimination. ...