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Christopher Ingraham writes about all things data, with a particular interest in gun policy and drug policy. He previously worked at the Brookings Institution and the Pew Research Center.
A report commissioned by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) found just half of the poorest 50-somethings in 1992 are still alive today, compared with nearly three-quarters of the richest.
Flat, dry and cold — it took harvest season for me to begin to appreciate the Red River Valley
People type their recession anxieties into Google, and they're currently at a fever pitch.
"A mass shooting in the previous year increases the number of enacted laws that loosen gun restrictions by 115% in states with Republican-controlled legislatures," according to new research.
How do you calculate the value of a stay-at-home parent? Maybe the idea misses the point completely.
Brazil’s cattle ranchers are clear-cutting and burning the rainforest amid a surge in beef exports.
Honestly don't even read this, just go sit in the grass, researchers say.
It's hard to put a price tag on the world's largest island. We tried anyway.
In North America, at least 277 plant and animal species have gone extinct since the 1700s, data show.
A Gini coefficient for major league sports titles.