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This story was originally published by the Guardian and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. The article was reported by the Guardian's Suzanne Goldenberg, and the video was produced by Climate Desk's James West. The skies are...
From: Mother Jones | By: Suzanne Goldenberg and James West | Monday, July 28, 2014
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In May, the Tennessean reported on a truly shocking medical problem. Seven infants, aged between seven and 20 weeks old, had arrived at Vanderbilt University's Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital over the past eight months with a condition called "vitamin...
From: Mother Jones | By: Chris Mooney | Monday, July 28, 2014
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At first glance, Open Mike Eagle, born Michael Eagle in Chicago in 1980, cuts an unassuming figure. But that's what struck me the most as I listened to his new album, Dark Comedy, on the bus to work. Any of these people could be Mike, I realized, looking...
From: Mother Jones | By: Prashanth Kamalakanthan | Monday, July 28, 2014
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At the 1964 Winter Olympics, Eero Mäntyranta won the 15 kilometer cross-country skiing competition by a whopping 40 seconds—a margin of victory that has never been equaled. That same year, he won the 30 kilometer race by a full minute. So what made...
From: Mother Jones | By: Indre Viskontas | Saturday, July 26, 2014
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Proving once again PETA is unfamiliar with how to a deliver meaningful publicity campaign, the animal rights group is now looking to score a win off poor people's thirst. Some background: The bankrupt city of Detroit has been shutting off its tap water...
From: Mother Jones | Friday, July 25, 2014
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US Marines take cover behind a barrier after tossing a grenade at Pohakuloa Training Area, Hawaii during Rim of the Pacific Exercise 2014. (Photo by Sgt. Sarah Dietz.)...
From: Mother Jones | Monday, July 28, 2014
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Over the last decade, the United States has provided hundreds of thousands of small arms—including machine guns, grenade launchers, and rifles—to the Afghan security forces. But the US and its Afghan counterparts are doing an inadequate job of tracking...
From: Mother Jones | By: Dana Liebelson | Monday, July 28, 2014
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Jenny Lewis, the musician best-known for fronting Rilo Kiley and singing in the Postal Service, has a packed schedule at the Governors Ball Music Festival in New York City, but she never gives off the impression that she's in a rush. She hones in on...
From: Mother Jones | By: Dana Liebelson | Saturday, July 26, 2014
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Ever wondered why you can't transfer your old phone to a new carrier? The practice, known as cellphone unlocking, is illegal. It probably won't surprise you that in the '90s, wireless carriers—who, for obvious reasons, wanted everyone to buy new phones...
From: Mother Jones | By: Kiera Butler | Friday, July 25, 2014
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Climate change is melting ice at both ends of the planet—just ask the researchers who published two papers in May saying that a major expanses of antarctic ice are now undergoing a "continuous and rapid retreat" and may have "passed the point of no...
From: Mother Jones | By: Alex Park | Friday, July 25, 2014
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