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NASA gave Jeff Bezos money to build his office park in space

Blue Origin thinks all kinds of companies will want some space in space.

Real estate has gone meta

You can now be a landlord in the metaverse.

This legendary 92-year-old biologist has some advice for saving Earth

E.O. Wilson, who’s considered a modern-day Darwin, wants you to go out and look for new species.

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Big Bird got vaccinated, an Asian-American Muppet moved in, and conservatives got really mad at Sesame Street.

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Why the government is constantly on the verge of shutting down

The futuristic plan to fix America’s power grid

The religious right wants states’ tax dollars, and the Supreme Court is likely to agree

In Flee, one Afghan refugee’s story comes to vibrant, animated life

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To catch variants like omicron, the world needs to sequence way more virus genes

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Virgil Abloh forever changed the relationship between fashion and language

Booster shots today could fight omicron tomorrow

Biden’s latest travel ban is “probably a waste of time”

It sure sounds like Roe v. Wade is doomed

Spend the winter reading novels of our online brains

How the faltering global vaccination effort paved the way for alarming variants

Venus could have been a paradise but turned into a hellscape. Earthlings, pay attention.

Psychiatrists are uncovering connections between viruses and mental health. They’re surprising.

December’s buzziest movies bring a wild movie year to a close

Amazon’s strategy to squeeze marketplace sellers and maximize its own profits is evolving

Congress is getting ready to do what it does best: Procrastinate


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America’s Public Health Experiment: The testing failure

How the US got it wrong from the very beginning.

Netflix’s cute, whimsical “City of Ghosts” has layers for both parents and kids to enjoy

“Indie Sleaze” and “Internet Awesomesauce”: Meet the woman schooling TikTok on niche aesthetics

A criminal justice expert’s guide to donating effectively

Want to fight climate change effectively? Here’s where to donate your money.


Why the US government is always shutting down

Remembering Stephen Sondheim

Twitter is again losing Jack Dorsey, its multitasking, wizard-bearded visionary

Americans are busy shopping all year round. Where did that leave Black Friday?

4 big questions about the new omicron variant

Want to help animals? Here’s where to donate your money.

The remote work revolution hasn’t happened yet

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Giving Tuesday, explained

Want to donate to charity? Here are 10 guidelines for giving effectively.

How the Supreme Court could overrule Roe v. Wade without overruling Roe v. Wade

Congress is facing a December time crunch. Here’s what to expect.

It’s time to stop demonizing “invasive” species

What you need to know about the omicron variant

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Prices for food and gas are rising sharply. Is health care next?

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