Daily Archives: December 13, 2013

Why Public Schools Outperform Private Schools | Boston Review

Why Public Schools Outperform Private Schools | Boston Review.

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One Rolex Short of Contentment | George Monbiot

One Rolex Short of Contentment | George Monbiot.

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Madagascar is just about the only country still struggling with the bubonic plague – Quartz

Madagascar is just about the only country still struggling with the bubonic plague – Quartz.

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Moar emus

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
Okay, ever since Matthew put up that video of emus playing with a Weaselball™, I’ve been fascinated by these birds. Their movements are so strange, they have only the smallest vestiges of wings,…

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Why Walking Is a Wonder Drug for Your Health | Alternet

Why Walking Is a Wonder Drug for Your Health | Alternet.

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A Cruel, Irresponsible and Dysfunctional Budget Deal | Alternet

A Cruel, Irresponsible and Dysfunctional Budget Deal | Alternet.

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100 Notable Books of 2013 – NYTimes.com

100 Notable Books of 2013 – NYTimes.com.

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The 10 Best Books of 2013 – NYTimes.com

The 10 Best Books of 2013 – NYTimes.com.

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Collapse of the universe is closer than ever before

Collapse of the universe is closer than ever before.

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Uruguay Legalized Marijuana! Who’s Next? | Alternet

Uruguay Legalized Marijuana! Who’s Next? | Alternet.

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Guantánamo’s banned books – an incomplete list | World news | theguardian.com

Guantánamo’s banned books – an incomplete list | World news | theguardian.com.

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By cracking cellphone code, NSA has capacity for decoding private conversations – The Washington Post

By cracking cellphone code, NSA has capacity for decoding private conversations – The Washington Post.

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Missing American in Iran was on unapproved mission

Missing American in Iran was on unapproved mission.

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