In April 2014, Eric Levenson looked back on the games that popularized handheld gaming.
In September 2013, Megan Garber wrote about the recording that Voyager 1 carries.
The year you were born, Bernard Lewis wrote about the origins of the resentment felt by some Muslims toward the West.
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The conflicts and displacements touched off around the world by the attacks have been reverberating for the majority of your life. “This ‘war’ [on terrorism] will never be over,” wrote James Fallows, a few years after the towers fell.
Agent Cody Banks was released in 2003.
In January 2013, Rebecca Greenfield wrote that the future of the iTunes Store lies not in music, but in apps.
In September 1964, James Cameron presented an eyewitness view of Castro's early leadership.
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When 26-year-old Mohamed Bouazizi set himself on fire, he ignited a tinderbox of protests that continue to roil the Middle East, and kindled the beginnings of democracy in Tunisia.
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In October 2015, Bourree Lam wrote about Jennifer Lawrence's criticisms of the wage gap.
In August 2015, Alakananda Mookerjee wrote about what new Mars colonists would be able to eat—and how they'd grow it.
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