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The Prairie: Looking Beneath the Surface

Laura Hitt explores the sublime and the saddening aspects of life on the American Prairie Reserve.

The Baby-Snatching Bird Hoax Does Make You Wonder About Birds of Prey

At first everyone thought it was real: a viral video showing a bird of prey, allegedly a golden eagle, swooping down in a Montreal park to pick up a baby, then dropping the kid and flying away. Now the verdict is in: It was a hoax, concocted as an art project. Yet even a fake…