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How Do Governments Around The World View Abortion?

How Do Governments Around The World View Abortion?

Abortion remains a hot topic around the world — here's how governments outside the U.S. view the issue.
How The Face Of White Nationalism Changed His Mind On Race

How The Face Of White Nationalism Changed His Mind On Race

Many regarded Derek Black as the future of white nationalism — but then he went to college, and abandoned the movement entirely.
Inside The Alt-Right: An Explainer

Inside The Alt-Right: An Explainer

The alt-right has come from nowhere to reshape Western politics. Who are these people, what do they want, and where do they want to take the U.S.?
Scientists Can Now “Turn On” The Killer Instincts Of Mice

Scientists Can Now “Turn On” The Killer Instincts Of Mice

Is it "The Walking Dead" but with mice? Kinda.
Saturn’s Largest Moon Looks A Lot Like Earth, NASA Photos Reveal

Saturn’s Largest Moon Looks A Lot Like Earth, NASA Photos Reveal

And NASA data suggests that this unique moon might just be able to support life, too.
China’s New “Social Credit System” Is Science Fiction Come To Life

China’s New “Social Credit System” Is Science Fiction Come To Life

We use social media stats to "rank" ourselves, but what happens when the government does it to citizens?
Treatment Meant For Alzheimer’s Also Regrows Human Teeth

Treatment Meant For Alzheimer’s Also Regrows Human Teeth

Researchers have discovered that a treatment meant to fight Alzheimer's also regrows dentin, the hard calcified tissue underneath a tooth's enamel.
Aboriginal Australians Co-Existed With Giant Reptiles And Marsupials For Over 17,000 Years

Aboriginal Australians Co-Existed With Giant Reptiles And Marsupials For Over 17,000 Years

A new discovery shows that these enormous megafauna went extinct far later than researchers had thought.
Vegan Animal Rights Activist Denied Passport For Being Too Annoying

Vegan Animal Rights Activist Denied Passport For Being Too Annoying

A Swiss village has denied an animal-rights activist's application for naturalization after she campaigned against local traditions such as putting bells on cows and piglet racing.
Russia May Ban Cigarettes For Everyone Born After 2015

Russia May Ban Cigarettes For Everyone Born After 2015

Russia’s Ministry of Health has confirmed that a plan to ban the sale of cigarettes to anyone born after 2015 is now circulating the halls of the Russian government, and receiving a positive reception. The plan, first reported by Russian news site Izvestia, would make Russia the only country in...
Majority Of Americans Unhappy With Trump Transition, New Poll Shows

Majority Of Americans Unhappy With Trump Transition, New Poll Shows

Two new polls shine light on how Americans view the ever-nearing reality of Donald Trump's presidency.