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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.
While provisional, the data offer a glimmer of hope that the overdose epidemic may have plateaued.
Two new studies trace the relationship between hot days and violent behavior.
Black soldier fly larva has the remarkable ability to transform nearly any kind of organic waste into high-quality protein, while leaving a smaller carbon footprint than it left.
The next time your kid says the public restroom is too loud, believe her.
New research shows precisely how much time we stand to gain (or lose) by a change in Zip code.
It's a complicated topic. We've got a simple visual aid.
Grads are more likely to delay marriage, home ownership and entrepreneurship if they’re still paying for their education, research shows.
New data from the American Time Use Survey charts huge increases in screen time among seniors.
In some states more than half of prison admissions are for technical violations like missed curfews and appointments, according to a first-of-its-kind report.
A Gini coefficient for major league sports titles.