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Brazil fans look dejected during the 2014 FIFA World Cup semifinal match between Brazil and Germany at in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on July 8. Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images The FIFA World Cup, which ends Sunday, has been a rollercoaster ride...
There’s nothing to rule out a genetic explanation for the success of certain societies, economic historian Gregory Clark told Paul Solman in 2007. Photo by Flickr user kimitobo. Editor’s Note: On Making Sen$e this week, we’ve been publishing...
Anti-immigration activists and immigration sympathizers debate during a protest outside of a U.S. Border Patrol Station on July 7 in Murrieta, California. Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images The national immigration debate has risen, Lazarus-like...
A new study indicates that malnutrition during pregnancy can affect the sperm of male offspring. Photo by Geoff Manasse via Getty Images Underfeeding a pregnant mouse can cause changes in the sperm of her male offspring, possibly affecting the...
Speaking from Austin, Texas, Thursday, President Barack Obama has called the GOP effort to sue him a “stunt” and criticized lawmakers for inaction on legislation such as a stalled bill to overhaul the nation’s immigration system....
A judge ruled Thursday that the Florida Legislature illegally drew the state’s congressional districts to benefit the Republican Party. Photo by Flickr user Erik Hersman TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida Legislature illegally drew the...