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Social media bots fuel Islamophobia in real life
Companies like Facebook have been slow to combat cloaked pages and real extremists.
How to break free of the bystander effect and help someone in trouble
Be the hero you want to be.
One big hiccup in US efforts to distribute COVID-19 vaccines? Poor internet access.
Broadband-starved neighborhoods and seniors on their own have fewer avenues to pandemic resources.
The war on drugs didn’t work. Oregon’s plan might.
Decriminalizing drugs across the board isn’t as wild as it might sound.
This popular acne medication carries a disturbing legacy
Albert Kligman conducted his groundbreaking work on tretinoin primarily on local Black inmates.
Four science conversations worth having this holiday
We got a lot of cool stuff done in space. And of course, there’s the pandemic.
Five key science takeaways from the first presidential debate
When in a pandemic, talk about it.
Your car is probably full of spiders
And other weird things we learned this week.
The recent rise in Asian American hate crimes could have impacts beyond the pandemic
Without a reliable database, it’s difficult to tackle the aftermath in immigrant communities.
How to talk to kids about the coronavirus and other bad news
They might know more than you think, but starting the conversation is tricky.