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

Asymptomatic means you really, truly have no symptoms.

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

Antibodies aren’t the whole story.

A physicist’s lessons about race, power, and the universe

In her book The Disordered Cosmos, Black queer scientist Chanda Prescod-Weinstein argues that physics can be more universal.

How to sponsor an Afghan refugee family

Americans have an incredible new opportunity to do good.

Is confidence a cult? These sociologists think so.

A new book aims to show why directives to "just be more confident!" are so harmful.

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

Succession, Yellowjackets, and other critically acclaimed shows are leaving the mystery box behind. That’s a good thing.

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Chile’s millennial president

The 35-year-old president-elect in Chile loves tattoos, Taylor Swift, and progressive policies. Gabriel Boric will now try to overhaul the government as Chile rewrites its constitution.

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

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

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The pipeline at the center of geopolitical drama

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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

A syllabus for a new world

Texas shows the dangers of indifference to omicron

Is Covax finally going to vaccinate the world?

The empty promise of instant delivery

The lesson America refuses to learn about Covid-19 and the economy


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How the 1918 flu pandemic ended

What the deadliest pandemic in history can tell us about Covid-19

Can randomly selected citizens govern better than elected officials?

Why 5G is threatening to cause flight delays

The Supreme Court takes up a case, brought by Ted Cruz, that could legalize bribery

The latest data on US climate pollution is very bad

Virtual reality is reality, too

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After the Beanie Baby bubble burst

What happens when the frenzy ends and the world doesn’t value your valuables?

The FTC’s antitrust case against Facebook is going forward after all

Biden changed his mind on the filibuster. It’s not enough.

Stop calling workers “low skill”

The misery of the Hype House

Omicron is exploding. Here’s what to do if you’re exposed.

A new era for the American worker

Rapid tests, omicron, and you


Why the US photographed its own WWII concentration camps

In Station Eleven, the end of the world is a vibrant, lush green

Colors: Where did they go? An investigation.

Time is running out. Here’s how the climate movement can level up.

The high-risk, high-reward stakes of building a more radical movement.

The West has a few bargaining chips to stop Russia from invading Ukraine

Why one of the most vaccinated places in America couldn’t avoid omicron

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