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All the royal family had to do was stand up for Meghan – they may now regret not doing so
There was no dignity or decorum in their silence
The world came much closer to nuclear war than we realized in 1983.
Smallpox used to kill millions every year. Here’s how humans beat it.
More contagious than Covid-19 and with a 30 percent mortality rate, smallpox was one of history’s biggest killers. Now it’s gone.
Tipper Gore vs. Heavy Metal: The Hearing
Misogynie als politiek wapen
Vrouwen die de politieke arena betreden kunnen rekenen op online recensies over hun stem, lichaam, religie of huidskleur. Politieke partijen vrezen dat jonge vrouwen terugschrikken.
In the Atlantic Ocean, Subtle Shifts Hint at Dramatic Dangers
A warming atmosphere is causing a branch of the ocean’s powerful Gulf Stream to weaken, some scientists fear.
Four causes for ‘Zoom fatigue’ and their solutions
It’s not just Zoom. Popular video chat platforms have design flaws that exhaust the human mind and body. But there are easy ways to mitigate their effects.
New AI ‘Deep Nostalgia’ brings old photos, including very old ones, to life