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Aug 28
Greta Thunberg arrives in New York City. IN LATE AUGUST, a black-sailed ship appeared in the harbor carrying a 16-year-old visionary, a girl who had sailed from the far north across a great sea. A mass of city-dwellers and travelers, enthralled by h
New York Magazine1 min read
Feb 28
Some cancers are likelier to recur after robot surgery, the FDA warns. WHEN THE FDA cautioned against using surgical robots to treat cancer, MD Anderson quickly stopped using them. But high-end surgeries aren’t really where the important breakthroug
New York Magazine1 min read
Aug 04
A man tweets about the 30 to 50 feral hogs in his yard, creating one of the year’s biggest memes. AS AN INTERNET LINGUIST, I often hear from people marveling at the tendency of internetish generations to “speak in memes”—to have conversations so den