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This new map shows where nature is, in fact, healing

Good news! Humans are restoring ecosystems all around the world.

The parents of the youngest children are not okay

An epidemiologist on the health risks of the omicron variant, child care issues, and the unique pandemic struggles of working parents.

The voting rights push in Congress is over. The fight for democracy isn’t.

The war for American democracy can still be won despite the Senate’s failures. Here’s where to start.

What’s the point of digital clothes?

Digital fashion makes sense for video games with virtual metaverse-like worlds, but it probably won’t ever replace real clothes.

One Good Thing: Nothing in Criminal Minds makes sense and it’s perfect

The crimes on Criminal Minds are wild, as are the ways the FBI solves them.

The M&Ms are different now

Nobody asked for candy with anxiety. And why can’t the green M&M be sexy?

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Why Covid-19 is always one step ahead of the US response

Texas went big on oil. Earthquakes followed.

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The world has moved on from Colleyville. American Jews can’t.

Democrats’ failure on filibuster reform will haunt them

The Supreme Court breaks with Trump on January 6

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It was a great day in the Supreme Court for the bribery of lawmakers

Democrats’ voting rights debacle

Biden’s offshore wind plan is also a jobs plan

Why 5G is causing flight cancellations

What you need to know about Biden’s free rapid test program

Could a universal Covid-19 vaccine defeat every variant?

Microsoft is buying one of the biggest names in games — if Washington lets it

Is confidence a cult? These sociologists think so.

Am I asymptomatic, or do I just really not want to have Covid-19? A guide.

We’ll never have a normal flu season again

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Are corporations winning at inflation?

If they are profiting from inflation, can we do anything about it?

How to sponsor an Afghan refugee family

One Good Thing: ABC’s Abbott Elementary breathes new life into the mockumentary

TV’s buzziest shows aren’t trying to trick viewers anymore

Could a 54-year-old civil rights law be revived?

How seditious conspiracy charges change the January 6 narrative

The Christian right brings a Supreme Court case it actually deserves to win

Even Tories are over Boris Johnson’s scandals after “Partygate”

The Supreme Court can’t get its story straight on vaccines

The pipeline at the center of geopolitical drama

The intimacy of the TV star death

This is what long-term immunity to Covid-19 might look like

Nearly half the world’s kids are exposed to dangerous levels of lead

The most consistently botched part of the US pandemic response

Kyrsten Sinema’s opposition to filibuster reform rests on a myth

Earth is running low on wildlife. Plants will be next.

Protecting voting rights isn’t enough to save democracy

The true cost of Amazon’s low prices

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Texas shows the dangers of indifference to omicron

Is Covax finally going to vaccinate the world?

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