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In July 2016, David Sims described the path from Pokémon Red and Blue to Pokémon Go.
In June 2002, Robert A. Weinberg wrote that cloning had detrimental effects on other areas of research.
The year you were born, Robert D. Kaplan wrote about the troubling long-term prospects for democracy in a post-Cold War world.
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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.
In November 2016, Bianca Bosker described how a former Google product philosopher was working to redefine the relationship between consumers and technologies like the iPhone.
Pretty Little Liars premiered in 2010.
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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.
In March 2015, Kathy Gilsinan wrote about the policial career of Boris Nemtsov.
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In the July/August 2016 issue of the magazine, Meghan O'Rourke wrote about the history of athleticism and American gymnastics.
In December 2014, Adrienne LaFrance wrote about how the way we see privacy will change over the next decade.
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