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The Island Where People Forget to Die
Stamatis Moraitis tending his vineyard and olive grove on Ikaria. More Photos » In 1943, a Greek war veteran named Stamatis
Author: Dan Buettner
Published: Oct. 24, 2012
Length: 21 minutes (5259 words)
State of the Species
By Charles C. Mann THE PROBLEM WITH environmentalists, Lynn Margulis used to say, is that they think conservation has something to do with biological reality. A researcher who specialized in cells…
Length: 32 minutes (8130 words)
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The players at Table 25 fought first over the choice of pawns. Doug Herold, a forty-four-year-old real estate appraiser, settled on the car. The player across from him, a shark-eyed IT recruiter…
Source: harpers.org
Length: 24 minutes (6160 words)
The Week’s Best Longreads
In this Sept. 13, 2012 file photo, a Libyan man investigates the inside of the U.S. Consulate, after an attack that killed four Americans, including Ambassador Chris Stevens on the night of Tuesday,…
Published: Nov. 3, 2012
Wired's Mat Honan
Mat Honan is a senior writer for Wired’s Gadget Lab. Best story about a monkey that’s really about the role of government that’s really about nature’s place in the modern…
Author: longreads
Length: 4 minutes (1235 words)
Kiera Feldman
Kiera Feldman is a reporter for The Nation Institute’s Investigative Fund. She wrote “Grace in Broken Arrow” for This Land Press, which was featured on Longreads…
Author: longreads
Length: 1 minutes (266 words)
t.co / Twitter
Twitter uses the t.co domain as part of a service to protect users from harmful activity, to provide value for the developer ecosystem, and as a quality signal for surfacing relevant, interesting…
Source: t.co
Emily M. Keeler
Emily M. Keeler is a writer and the founding editor of Little Brother Magazine. Best Pair of Essays on Loneliness Emily Cooke, “The Lonely Ones” – The New Inquiry Susan Sontag is…
Author: longreads
Length: 2 minutes (660 words)
The Best Longreads on Gun Violence and Policy
The Ku Klux Klan, Ronald Reagan, and, for most of its history, the NRA all worked to control guns. The Founding Fathers? They required gun ownership—and regulated it. And no group has more…
Published: Dec. 15, 2012
The Best GQ Writing of the Year: Newsmakers: GQ
GQ News + Politics Newsmakers
Source: www.gq.com
Length: 3 minutes (941 words)
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