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Can democracy survive without a middle class?
Washington University in St. Louis
Did nomads and their herds carve out the Silk Road?
Michigan State University
Learn to spot ‘alternative facts’ in science
Colonists shipped Native Americans abroad as slaves
New York University
US national anthem mentions slaves: Racist?
Ancient Chinese recipe makes lumpy, tasty beer
Indiana University, Purdue University
Did the Little Ice Age starve the Mississippians?
How the 1950s made Pat Boone a rock star
Is violent upheaval the only cure for inequality?
University of Arizona
2 Maya collapses came in waves of unrest
University of California, Santa Barbara
Our news habits look a lot like Britain’s in 1655
University of Copenhagen
Divers uncover grand scale of ancient Corinth’s harbor