A roundup of new and noteworthy insights from the week’s most talked-about studies.
New Zealand wants to eradicate all rats, stoats and possums by 2050 to help conserve wildlife, as the nonnative predators kill 25 million indigenous birds annually. But history is filled with examples of ecosystems going awry because of mass exterminations ordered by governments.
The latest installment of Harry Potter’s story may be London’s answer to New York’sHamilton
‘I have the conviction that I can win’
Unapologetic opposition that could be pivotal on Election Day
A new study provides the strongest evidence yet for the power of brain training to reduce the risk of dementia and possibly Alzheimer’s
Danny McBride’s new series fits into the Trump era
The U.S. presidential campaign is a ripe target
The film’s chase sequences may leave you feeling worked over instead of energized, but Damon brings the personal touch Jason Bourne needs