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The Survival of the Sea Turtle
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The Survival of the Sea Turtle

Sea turtles are miraculous. First, they’ve been around since the late Jurassic, roughly 150 million years ago. Cohorts of the dinosaurs, sea turtles have survived through the challenges of eons, existing still today, where many others have ended their evolutionary

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History vs. Andrew Jackson – James Fester
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History vs. Andrew Jackson – James Fester

A national hero? Or public enemy number one? Historical figures are often controversial, but few were as deified or vilified in their lifetime as the seventh President of the United States. This is History vs. Andrew Jackson. “Order, order, hm,

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The breathtaking courage of Harriet Tubman – Janell Hobson
Why should you read “The God of Small Things” by Arundhati Roy? – Laura Wright
How one piece of legislation divided a nation – Ben Labaree, Jr.
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How one piece of legislation divided a nation – Ben Labaree, Jr.

Today when people complain about the state of American politics, they often mention the dominance of the Democratic and Republican Parties, or the sharp split between red and blue states. But while it may seem like both of these things

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The law of conservation of mass – Todd Ramsey
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The law of conservation of mass – Todd Ramsey

Where does all this stuff come from? This rock? That cow? Your heart? Not the things themselves, mind you, but what they’re made of: the atoms that are the fabric of all things. To answer that question, we look to

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Niall Ferguson: The 6 killer apps of prosperity
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Niall Ferguson: The 6 killer apps of prosperity

Let’s talk about billions. Let’s talk about past and future billions. We know that about 106 billion people have ever lived. And we know that most of them are dead. And we also know that most of them live or

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How does impeachment work? – Alex Gendler