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29Apr/160

Obama Puts His Weight Behind Smart Gun Technology – The New York Times

An initiative to spur development of smart guns is intended to confront firearms violence amid opposition to broader gun control measures.

Source: Obama Puts His Weight Behind Smart Gun Technology - The New York Times

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29Apr/160

Walt Whitman Promoted a Paleo Diet. Who Knew? – The New York Times

Found: a nearly 47,000-word journalistic series called “Manly Health and Training” that had been lost for more than 150 years.

Source: Walt Whitman Promoted a Paleo Diet. Who Knew? - The New York Times

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29Apr/160

Global warming could deplete ocean oxygen, with severe consequences – ‘This inexorable force of human-induced warming will clearly result in widespread ocean deoxygenation in the future’

Desdemona Despair is the clearinghouse for all of the very worst news about the future of life on Earth, such as global warming, climate change, deforestation, overfishing, acidification, oil spills, resource depletion, drought, pollution, overpopulation, dead zones, mass extinction, and doom.

Source: Global warming could deplete ocean oxygen, with severe consequences – ‘This inexorable force of human-induced warming will clearly result in widespread ocean deoxygenation in the future’

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25Apr/160

Learn to Code: 13 Tips that Could Save You Years of Effort — JavaScript Scene — Medium

Source: Learn to Code: 13 Tips that Could Save You Years of Effort — JavaScript Scene — Medium

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25Apr/160

Ted Cruz and John Kasich to Coordinate Against Donald Trump – The New York Times

The campaign rivals agreed to coordinate in future primary contests in a last-ditch effort to deny Mr. Trump the Republican presidential nomination.

Source: Ted Cruz and John Kasich to Coordinate Against Donald Trump - The New York Times

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25Apr/160

In Johnny Manziel, Failure as Entertainment – The New York Times

At 23, the quarterback Johnny Manziel may never play pro football again. His downfall speaks to the propensity of fans — and the league — to treat young N.F.L. prospects like livestock.

Source: In Johnny Manziel, Failure as Entertainment - The New York Times

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23Apr/160

The Evolutionary Argument Against Reality | Quanta Magazine

The cognitive scientist Donald Hoffman believes that evolution and quantum mechanics conspire to make objective reality an illusion.

Source: The Evolutionary Argument Against Reality | Quanta Magazine

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22Apr/160

Trump Is No Accident – The New York Times

Republican leaders have long laid the groundwork for the current G.O.P. front-runner’s strategy.

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17Apr/160

An Interview with John Gray: ‘Human Progress Is a Lie’ | VICE | United States

Noted political philosopher, author, and regular contributor to the 'Guardian' and the 'New Statesman' John Gray's latest book is about how the idea of human progress is bullshit, and we're all still just wild beasts with a few fancy toys.

Source: An Interview with John Gray: 'Human Progress Is a Lie' | VICE | United States

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14Apr/160

Is–ought problem – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Source: Is–ought problem - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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