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Our massive new monopolies: Am...

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[Translate] Sergey Brin, Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos (Credit: Reuters/Carlo Allegri/Beck Diefenbach/AP/Matt...

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THE DISH NETWORK’S DISGR...

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[Translate] (Credit: lafoto via Shutterstock)   In a recent auction for publicly owned airwaves, the company executed a deceptive...

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Neil deGrasse Tyson reveals ho...

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[Translate] “You have to innovate” VIDEO Joanna Rothkopf   SALON.COM Neil deGrasse Tyson reveals how the world’s...

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[Translate] (Credit: oknoart via Shutterstock)    Only some of drug studies—the positive ones—ever have a good chance of being...

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Secrets of the Scientologists:...

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[Translate] Tom Cruise, in a still from “Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief” (Credit: HBO) “Going...

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The Scientology paradox of Nei...

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[Translate] Tyson is right that people have the right to believe what they want—but not when it leads to exploitation and abuse Steve...

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The incredible shrinking megac...

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[Translate] SALON.COM Los Angeles used to be the promised land for America’s homeowners. Now it’s tearing at the seams...

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Amazon’s frightening CIA partn...

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[Translate] Hundreds of millions flow to Amazon from the national security state. It’s a kind of partnership we shouldn’t...

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[Translate] The “Cosmos” host and the Science Guy slam creationists, climate deniers and everyone else who cherry-picks...

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[Translate] Sorry “Interstellar,” Tyson explains that you don’t want to be anywhere near a black hole Sarah Gray ...

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Politico’s dopey climate denia...

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[Translate] A conservative writer draws hilariously sweeping conclusions from a controversy involving Neil deGrasse Tyson Peter...

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Zero-calorie sweeteners may be...

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[Translate] A new study may have found a causal link between artificial sweeteners and high blood sugar Sarah Gray  SALON.COM  ...

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Planet earth vs. roads: The ep...

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[Translate] Roads are essential to human civilization, but they disrupt vitally important ecosystems. So what do we do? Henry Grabar ...

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America is so over homeownersh...

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[Translate] Fewer Americans are buying houses than at any point in recent decades. Some fear this shift—but maybe we shouldn’t...

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Cataclysm in suburbia: The dar...

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[Translate] How the same things that contributed to the rise of the middle class are also now leading to its downfall Robert O....

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Something very strange is happ...

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[Translate] Florida’s biggest city is undergoing a real-estate boom stemming from an unexpected source. But is it a bubble?...

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Why our brains love the ocean:...

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[Translate] Since time immemorial, tadalafil humans have been captivated by water. And the reasons go beyond evolution Wallace J....

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Amazon’s loathsome tax scheme:...

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[Translate] T If Amazon had to pay its fair share of taxes, its bottom line would be squeezed. Finally, a level playing field...

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The suburb of the future is he...

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[Translate] How one city avoided the worst of suburbanization and revealed the path toward sustainable urban development Henry...

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Free markets killed capitalism...

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[Translate] Monopoly is back: Barry Lynn on the concentration of American economic power — and how we can restore fairness...

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The Ancient Egyptian invention...

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[Translate] At the dawn of civilization, settlers on the Nile River made use of an everyday material to do something amazing John...

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One planet, 36,422 selfies

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[Translate] : NASA mosaic presents a spectacular view of life on Earth Explore the world’s first “global selfie”...

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Tonight’s spectacular new mete...

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[Translate] Tonight’s meteor shower could bring up to 1,000 meteors per hour, which are large enough to stir up radio waves...

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Kickstarting the city: Can cro...

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[Translate] Sunday, May 18, 2014 06:00 AM PDT New tools are emerging to help communities plan underfunded projects and ward off...

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Creationists now losing their ...

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[Translate] Monday, May 19, 2014 06:00 AM PDT We wish we were joking Dan Arel, Alternet Neil deGrasse Tyson (Credit: AP/Richard...

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GOP’s “inane” war on science: ...

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Retiring Rep. Rush Holt tells us why…

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