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98 Arctic winter sees record low sea-ice cover | Alaska Public Media
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98 The ‘lost’ novels that Anthony Burgess hoped would make him rich
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The acclaimed writer, who gained only meagre rewards from A Clockwork Orange, planned a money-making trilogy

Anthony Burgess, the author of A Clockwork Orange who was born 100 years ago this year, described himself as “a graphomane”. When not composing music, he was indefatigably at work on many genres: novels, short stories, children’s books, plays, film scripts, poems and countless book reviews, many of them for the Observer.

Burgess was the hack’s hack, and also that creature now a...

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98 The Slow Life Movement: A Microbial Perspective of the Subsurface Biosphere
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On the seafloor, “marine snow” is constantly falling. Bits of dead plankton, decaying fecal material, biological remnants from shore – it all finds its way to the bottom of the ocean, delivering needed sources of organic molecules and energy to the microbial communities lying in wait.

Over time, this snow – along with sediment mineral grains – accumulates, burying previous layers. In Denmark’s Aarhus Bay, for example, digging ten meters down beneath the seafloor is like going 8,700 years blogs.discovermagazine.com/...
97 Electrons Have Been Caught Disappearing and Reappearing Between Atomic Layers
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97 The Awesome Rewards of Teaching James
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This is what I know: I love teaching James.It was about six years ago that I was asked to teach James*. He was 25 at the time. I’d never known, much less taught, anyone with autism before, but his mother was so sweet and so excited by the idea, I thought I’d give it a try.
On our first day, I spread a huge sheet of butcher paper over the studio table. I figured James would probably like to move some pastels across the long, wide page.
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97 Record-breaking climate change pushes world into ‘uncharted territory’ | Environment | The Guardian
96 George Weinberg Dies at 86; Coined ‘Homophobia’ After Seeing Fear of Gays
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Among Dr. Weinberg’s books were “Society and the Healthy Homosexual,” which rejected the prevalent idea that homosexuality was a psychological disorder. www.nytimes.com/2017/03/22/...
96 The alarming reason plane windows were changed from square to round
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95 Scientists Say This Rogue Planet Contradicts Existing Models of Planetary Formation
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This world is not like the others.

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95 Trump Lays Plans to Reverse Obama’s Climate Change Legacy
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The White House is preparing to dismantle major policy actions of the Obama era, including a plan to close hundreds of heavily polluting power plants. www.nytimes.com/2017/03/21/...