We tend to interpret "all men are created equal" in the Declaration of Independence to mean individual equality. That's not right, says historian Jack Rakove.
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"This misconception that the Emancipation Proclamation ended slavery, I think, comes from a misunderstanding of the Civil War." Juneteenth clarifies things.
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"Sometimes we have very little documentation of what’s right around us. The things you think are mundane might become really important."
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Of the thousands of posts about research discoveries we've shared over the past decade, these 10 rose to the top.
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Here's a countdown to our most popular story of 2019. The list reflects the unexpected mix of topics we cover each day, from sea snakes to your sleeping brain. Happy new year!
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"January is probably the hardest month of the year to change behaviors." Here's the case for swapping New Year's resolutions for "spring renewal."
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Travel, activity, and lots of time with friends and family can take a toll on your sleep during the holiday season. Here are some tips to get your shut-eye.
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The holiday season "can bring up past difficult holidays, amplify challenges related to loneliness and disconnection, and just bring people down."
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