Does listening to certain songs help us slip into the ether?
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Composer Max Richter – with his epic, eight-hour-long piece Sleep – aims to be an auditory sandman.
If you can’t see it, does race not exist?
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Do academics need to change the way they teach race? What is the impact of students having been socialized to believe that "race doesn't matter"?
Residents take out furniture from a damaged house in Bhaktapur, Nepal.
New building techniques can mitigate the impact of even major earthquakes. What will it take to protect infrastructure in places like Nepal?
What difference will President Obama’s executive order make for this family?
Editor’s note: On November 20, President Obama announced a plan - through an executive order - to protect millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation if they meet certain criteria. His move has…