New ‘BTS Law' Is Passed in South Korea. An Army of Fans Rejoices.

The oldest member of BTS was saved at the last minute from having to join the military under the country's conscription system.

New ‘BTS Law' Is Passed in South Korea. An Army of Fans Rejoices.
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New ‘BTS Law' Is Passed in South Korea. An Army of Fans Rejoices.

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He Was a Stick, She Was a Leaf; Together They Made History

He Was a Stick, She Was a Leaf; Together They Made History
The New York Times

A surprise clutch of eggs has solved a century-old leaf insect mystery.

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 07:30:12 +0000

Why School Districts Are Bringing Back Younger Children First

Why School Districts Are Bringing Back Younger Children First
The New York Times

New York City became the highest-profile example when Mayor de Blasio said elementary schools ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 00:31:09 +0000

Europe Keeps Schools Open, not Restaurants, Unlike U.S. cities

Europe Keeps Schools Open, not Restaurants, Unlike U.S. cities
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Many European nations have managed to flatten the coronavirus surge while keeping schools open, ...

  • Mon, 30 Nov 2020 23:46:16 +0000

Brazil Amazon Deforestation Hits 12-Year High Under Bolsonaro

Brazil Amazon Deforestation Hits 12-Year High Under Bolsonaro
The New York Times

In 2020, destruction of the world's largest rainforest rose 9.5 percent from a year ...

  • Mon, 30 Nov 2020 23:01:10 +0000

Berry-Flavored H.I.V. Medication Is Ready for Babies

Berry-Flavored H.I.V. Medication Is Ready for Babies
The New York Times

For the 80,000 children who die of H.I.V. each year, drugs are often bitter ...

  • Mon, 30 Nov 2020 23:01:08 +0000

Did Thanksgiving Spread Covid-19? Here's Why You Can't Tell Yet.

Did Thanksgiving Spread Covid-19? Here's Why You Can't Tell Yet.
The New York Times

Four experts agreed that there will be an upward bump in cases linked to ...

  • Mon, 30 Nov 2020 22:30:17 +0000

Gasser Abdel-Razek, Egyptian Human Rights Activist, Is Jailed

Gasser Abdel-Razek, Egyptian Human Rights Activist, Is Jailed
The New York Times

Before his recent arrest, Gasser Abdel-Razek had no illusions about the risks in being ...

  • Mon, 30 Nov 2020 22:13:46 +0000

France's Major Literary Juries Award Prizes in a Year of Scandal

France's Major Literary Juries Award Prizes in a Year of Scandal
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Seven years ago, the judges behind France's second-biggest literary prize honored a pedophile writer, ...

  • Mon, 30 Nov 2020 21:54:14 +0000

NATO Needs to Adapt Quickly to Stay Relevant for 2030, Report Urges

NATO Needs to Adapt Quickly to Stay Relevant for 2030, Report Urges
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After France's president said NATO was suffering “brain death,” the alliance sought advice on ...

  • Mon, 30 Nov 2020 20:52:08 +0000

Vaccines Are Coming, but Pandemic Experts Expect a 'Horrible' Winter

Vaccines Are Coming, but Pandemic Experts Expect a 'Horrible' Winter
The New York Times

With vaccines and a new administration, the pandemic will be tamed. But experts say ...

  • Mon, 30 Nov 2020 20:42:51 +0000