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She Fell Almost 2 Miles, and Walked Away

In 1968, the Koepckes moved from Lima to an abandoned patch of primary forest in the middle of the jungle. Their plan was to conduct field studies on its plants and animals for five years, exploring the rainforest without exploiting it. “I…

The Large Tuna Sandwich Thriller

Canned tuna is high in protein, low in fat and by far the most popular shelf-stable seafood in the United States.It can also be mysterious, questionable and scandalous. As The Washington Post reported in late January, Subway — the world’s…

A Tablet to Deal with Covid-19? The U.S. Is Betting on It.

The U.S. government spent more than $ 18 billion last year funding drug manufacturers to produce a Covid vaccine, an effort that resulted in at least five highly effective vaccinations in record time. Now, more than $ 3 billion is pouring…