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Internetting After Dark: Wanda’s Back. Plus, We Call Goop | Internetting Season 2

You online engage with us, we online engage with you. Welcome to “Internetting After Dark,” the show about the show. New videos return next Wednesday. More about ‘Internetting’: nytimes.com/internetting Subscribe: http://bit.ly/U8Ys7n More from The New York Times Video: http://nytimes.com/video ———- Whether it’s reporting on conflicts abroad and political divisions at Read more…

By The New York Times, ago
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Venus Flytraps Use Internal Stopwatch to Capture Prey | ScienceTake

The insect-eating Venus flytrap only clamps its leaves shut after trigger hairs are tripped two times within about 20 seconds. Even more impressive: The plant doesn’t have nerves. Find out more in this 2016 episode of ScienceTake. Read the story here: https://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/02/science/the-venus-flytrap-a-plant-that-can-count.html Every week, ScienceTake answers questions like how monkeys Read more…

By The New York Times, ago
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Trump Is Making America Great Again. Just Not the Way He Thinks. | NYT – Opinion

It’s nearly impossible to find a silver lining bright enough to penetrate the dark heart and chaos of our current administration, but gosh dang-it, we’re going to try! Subscribe: http://bit.ly/U8Ys7n More from The New York Times Video: http://nytimes.com/video ———- Whether it’s reporting on conflicts abroad and political divisions at home, Read more…

By The New York Times, ago
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Why Climate Change Is Making Hurricanes Worse | NYT News

Rising ocean temperatures have fueled some of the most devastating storms in recent years. Kendra Pierre-Louis, a reporter on The New York Times’s climate team, explains how. Follow Hurricane Florence live updates: https://nyti.ms/2p72Bev Subscribe: http://bit.ly/U8Ys7n More from The New York Times Video: http://nytimes.com/video ———- Whether it’s reporting on conflicts abroad Read more…

By The New York Times, ago
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Why Unboxing Videos Soothe Our Materialistic Brains | Internetting Season 2

On the internet, we can vicariously consume more stuff than we could ever actually buy, touch, or even see in our lifetimes. Are these videos eliminating a desire, or creating one? Want more Internetting? Sign up for our newsletter: https://nyti.ms/2NHvnMZ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/U8Ys7n More from The New York Times Video: http://nytimes.com/video Read more…

By The New York Times, ago
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Watch Parrots Learn the Art of the Deal | ScienceTake

A test of four different species of parrot shows they can accurately assign value to food and tokens, swapping lower value items for higher value food. Read the story here: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/11/science/what-makes-parrots-so-smart.html Subscribe: http://bit.ly/U8Ys7n More from The New York Times Video: http://nytimes.com/video ———- Whether it’s reporting on conflicts abroad and political Read more…

By The New York Times, ago
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How a C.I.A. Drone Base Grew in Niger’s Desert | NYT – Visual Investigations

Officials from the U.S. and Niger have confirmed the location of a new C.I.A. drone base to The New York Times. We’ve analyzed its construction and location. Subscribe: http://bit.ly/U8Ys7n More from The New York Times Video: http://nytimes.com/video ———- Whether it’s reporting on conflicts abroad and political divisions at home, or Read more…

By The New York Times, ago