PICKS are stories from many sources, selected by our editors or recommended by our readers because they are important, surprising, troubling, enlightening, inspiring, or amusing. They appear on our site and in our daily newsletter. Please send suggested articles, videos, podcasts, etc. to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Baltimore Cop Fakes Body-camera Footage (Jimmy)
Body camera footage from this Baltimore cop shows him “discovering” drugs in an alleyway. What he didn’t realize is that the camera records 30-seconds before being activated — revealing him planting the drugs.
Your Brain Doesn’t Contain Memories. It Is Memories (Trevin)
Even single-celled organisms possess at least some capability to learn from the past.
Forget Europe: Even Rwanda Can Teach US on Health Care (Russ)
This poor country has done wonders health wise with near universal care
Trump Scares No One in GOP Senate (Dan)
Not even the pages, apparently.