Behind the Cover: Tree Communication

Gail Bichler, creative director: “This week’s cover story is about how trees communicate and share resources through intricate underground networks. This photograph of Western hemlocks and Western red cedars in British Columbia captured the tranquillity and majesty of the old-growth forests that depend on these relationships. The type plays off the verticality of the trees […]

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I Read Court Documents for Fun. Hear Me Out.

Searching for cases became an idle interest. Like most U.S. institutions, courts coddle the rich, and the public record mostly reflects this. But shards of the unhinged ingenuity that defines so many American endeavors poke through. Trial lawyers are storytellers, and competitive ones at that. Each side accumulates details supporting their arc, explaining away those […]

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