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Opinion, arguments & analyses from guest experts and from the editors of Scientific American

The Anthropology of Social Media

We often hear broad claims about the impact of Facebook and Twitter on our lives—but that impact can be radically different depending on what sort of community you live in

February 15, 2018 — Daniel Miller

In Memoriam: Joe Polchinski, 1954–2018

He was a theoretical physicist's theoretical physicist who made fundamental contributions to our understanding of black holes and string theory, among other things

February 8, 2018 — Sean Carroll

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