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J. Robert Oppenheimer

  • Originally published 11/06/2013

    The Passion of Solomon Northrup

    Eric Herschthal

    If the film is “true” to anything in the book, it should be true to Northup’s voice, not his facts; that voice is what makes “12 Years a Slave” so enduring.

  • Originally published 12/23/2016

    "It Can't Happen Here, Can It?" Will Trump and Climate Deniers Purge American Science and Technology?

    Infinity, Limited

    Is the incoming Trump administration planning a purge of government climate science research and researchers?  If historical cases such as Soviet persecution and McCarthyism offer any precedent, such a purge will prove destructive to both careers and the national interests of the United States – and give other countries the opportunity to hire top-quality American researchers.