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From bad to worse? 5 things 2018 will bring to the...

James L. Gelvin, University of California, Los Angeles It’s always dangerous to make predictions about the Middle East. After all, few experts foresaw Anwar al-Sadat’s...

Germany enters political no-man’s land as Angela Merkel wrestles with election...

Daniel Hough, University of Sussex Angela Merkel is in trouble. Serious trouble. Negotiations to form the next German government have collapsed dramatically. Quite where the...

Latin American history suggests Zimbabwe’s military coup will turn violent

Rut Diamint, Torcuato di Tella University On Nov. 14, a group of soldiers from the Zimbabwe Defense Forces arrested and detained Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe....

Many small island nations can adapt to climate change with global...

Martina Grecequet, University of Minnesota; Ian Noble, University of Notre Dame, and Jessica Hellmann, University of Minnesota Island nations are on the front lines of...

The strange story of turkey tails speaks volumes about our globalized...

Michael Carolan, Colorado State University Intensive livestock farming is a huge global industry that serves up millions of tons of beef, pork and poultry every...

Rather than being free of values, good science is transparent about...

Kevin Elliott, Michigan State University Scientists these days face a conundrum. As Americans are buffeted by accounts of fake news, alternative facts and deceptive social...

3 things I learned from delivering medical aid to a remote...

Asa Oxner Myers, University of South Florida I belong to a group called Doctors for Puerto Rico. We have been dispatching medicine and small teams of...

It’s not just O’Reilly and Weinstein: Sexual violence is a ‘global...

Valerie Dobiesz, Harvard University and Julia Brooks, Harvard University The recent exposure of widespread sexual predation in the American media industry, from Harvey Weinstein to...

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What’s the value of a clean beach? Here’s how economists do...

Timothy Haab, The Ohio State University Millions of Americans head outdoors in the summer, whether for a day at a nearby lake or a monthlong...