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That chafed—not so much the business of being so junior a member of the sibling brood, but, as he reached his teens, at the privileges age afforded his siblings and the ones it denied him.
FOUR CIVILIAN ASTRONAUTS. THREE DAYS IN ORBIT. ONE GIANT LEAP. MEET THE INSPIRATION4 CREWJEFFREY KLUGERAUGUST 10, 2021TIME
Last week, you analyzed two broods of cicadas, with periods of A and B years, that had just emerged in the same season.
CAN YOU WIN THE PENALTY SHOOTOUT?ZACH WISSNER-GROSSJULY 16, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Both 13 and 17 are prime numbers — and relatively prime with one another — which means these broods are rarely in phase with other predators or each other.
CAN YOU SOLVE THIS ASTRONOMICAL ENIGMA?ZACH WISSNER-GROSSJULY 9, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Her quirky, bubbly personality is a sharp contrast from the otherwise dark, brooding atmosphere of “Mass Effect 2.”
EVERY ‘MASS EFFECT’ SQUADMATE, RANKED FROM A STORYTELLING PERSPECTIVEJHAAN ELKERJUNE 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Kritsky hopes that by the time the next major cicada explosion emerges in 2024—a brood in northern Illinois that emerges on a 13-year cycle—he’ll have figured out a way to use artificial intelligence to do the painstaking work.
THE BROOD X CICADAS ARE HERE — AND YES, THERE’S AN APP FOR THATTANYA BASUJUNE 3, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Fuller’s novel is slow and brooding as one mystery after another arises and two siblings who have been left behind by the modern world face changes both gentle and profound.
THE BEST SUMMER READS OF 2021ALLISON MCNEARNEYMAY 30, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Although it wreaks havoc on the insects it infects, Lovett said it doesn’t make them die any younger and the broods still can sustain themselves over generations.
A FUNGUS COULD TURN SOME CICADAS INTO SEX-CRAZED ‘SALT SHAKERS OF DEATH’MARISA IATIMAY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Even if your co-worker had nothing better to brood about during a pandemic year, you have no evidence of her being offended.
MISS MANNERS: REJECTING HAND-ME-DOWNS DOESN’T MEAN REJECTING THE FRIENDJUDITH MARTIN, NICHOLAS MARTIN, JACOBINA MARTINMAY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The darker side of enormous companies’ takeover of urban life is similarly on display in Tim Maughan’s brooding piece of fiction, “Unpaired”.
THE GREAT URBAN TECH RESETMICHAEL REILLYAPRIL 28, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
It might as well have been tattooed as a family crest on the brood, men and women alike.
CINDY MCCAIN OPENS UP — ON HER TERMSPHILIP ELLIOTTAPRIL 27, 2021TIME
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WORDS RELATED TO BROOD

  • baby
  • bambino
  • brood
  • chip off old block
  • cub
  • descendant
  • family
  • generation
  • heir
  • heredity
  • issue
  • kid
  • lineage
  • offshoot
  • posterity
  • produce
  • progeniture
  • progeny
  • pup
  • scion
  • seed
  • spawn
  • succession
  • successor
  • young
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