Ocean Exploration Sylvia Earle

The Last Dive?

Funding for 
human expeditions 
to the 
watery depths appears 
to have run aground. 
As legendary explorer 
Sylvia Earle says goodbye to the ocean floor, are machines good enough to 
take her place?
Dustoff

DUSTOFF 73 and the ‘Valley of Death’

The assault targeted a key Taliban training camp in Afghanistan’s Kunar province. The mission was failing. The wounded were dying. The medevac team took off on the perilous mission to save them…
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High Times in America

Pot use in the United States is rising sharply, and voters may make it fully legal in two states this fall. Smart businessmen are banking on that happening.
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The Devil in Deryl Dedmon

In a parking lot in Mississippi, he killed a black man with his truck. He’s in jail for a hate crime—but his black friends disagree.
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You Got Your Sperm Where?

Meet a 'donorsexual' on the web—and he'll service you anywhere. Plus, key moments in insemination history. By Tony Dokoupil.
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Madman in Chief

Was Richard Nixon too normal? Abraham Lincoln exceptionally deranged? Why we should look for a little bit of crazy in our leaders.

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