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Nirvana Sued by Man Who Was Baby on Legendary Album Cover

September 1, 2021

A man who appeared on the cover of Nirvana’s album “Nevermind” is suing them. Spencer Elden, now 30, claims that the album cover, which depicted him naked at four months old, is “child pornography.” Copyright law may decide the verdict. […]

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Evolving Superweeds Threaten Soybean, Corn Yields

August 26, 2021

Herbicide-resistant weeds like Palmer amaranth pose an increasing threat to farms. Repeating the same weed treatment can cause unwanted plants to evolve resistances to them. How do they compare to other weeds? […]

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Students Seek Posthumous Pardon for Witch Convicted at Salem Trials

August 24, 2021

A civics class is leading the charge to pardon a 17th-century witch. A state senator says she was inspired by a group of eighth graders to overturn the wrongful conviction of Massachusetts resident Elizabeth Johnson, Jr., in 1693. Church disunity led to Middle Ages witch hunts. […]

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