Margret Garvin

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Letter to friends: this is why I will vote Remain in the referendum

<i>The LSE’s Nicholas Barr explains why he will be voting to Remain in the EU referendum – citing a wide range of arguments about sovereignty,</i> …

Researchers Can Now Watch Humans Evolve

STUDYING recent human evolution can be frustrating. Take lactose tolerance—the ability of some people, particularly of European descent, to digest …

Elderly Buddhist monk hacked to death in Bangladesh

<b>Police in Bangladesh say a 75-year-old Buddhist monk has been hacked to death in the south-eastern district of Bandarban.</b><p>An official said the monk's body was found inside a Buddhist temple.<p>It is the latest in a spate of murders of religious minorities, secular activists and academics.<p>More than 20 …

Can Science and Religion Get Along?

Debates between science and religion are longstanding. The religious like to point to scientific evidence that backs their belief system in some …

What's behind North Korea's rare party congress? | Politics

It's been called a once-in-a-generation political event.<p>The first party congress to be held in North Korea since 1980, before supreme leader Kim Jong-un was even born.<p>Many see it as an an opportunity for Kim to showcase the country's stability under his leadership and promote recent successes.<p>He's …

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The 2 million year melee—neanderthals vs. humans

"Forget this image," says Dimitra Papagianni, pointing at the depiction of human evolution projected behind her: an ape crouched on all fours, …