Income inequality in the Roman Empire — Per Square Mile


Comparisons to the United States are manifold.

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The Great Lightbulb Conspiracy - IEEE Spectrum


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The Overlooked History of African Technology - MIT


The old ways are sometimes best.

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Survival on $4.50 a Day - Orion Magazine


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Ants Are Cool but Teach Us Nothing - Bloomberg Review


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Varieties of Scientific Experience: Carl Sagan on Science and God - Brain Pickings


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How Different Cultures Understand Time - Business Insider


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National Geographic Magazine - National Geographic


Love. and Science!

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Vandana Shiva’s Crusade - The New Yorker


Putting the world’s most furious anti-GMO activist under the microscope.

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The Wisdom of the Exiles - New York Times


Let’s tango.

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This Is What Happens To Your Heart When You Dive Into The Sea


James Nestor , author of DEEP: Freediving, Renegade Science, and What the Ocean Tells Us About Ourselves , takes us on a transformative journey into the ocean.

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The Art of War - Frieze Magazine


How the Israeli Defense Forces turns the twisted thinking of critical theory into battle plans.

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The Consumption Palace - The Society Pages


Gamer nerds and their emotions.

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The Branding of Guyana - Nowhere Magazine


It sounds great!

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Beheadings as Propaganda - Pando Daily


Pretty sharp.

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