Percentage of California’s economy that is accounted for by agriculture: 7
Dan Sumner, University of California, Davis
The ecosystems around Chernobyl, Ukraine, are now healthier than they were before the nuclear disaster, though radiation levels are still too high for human habitation.
The Islamic State opened two new theme parks featuring a Ferris wheel, teacup rides, and bumper cars.
Subscribe to the Weekly Review newsletter. Don’t worry, we won’t sell your email address!
© 2015 Harper’s Magazine Foundation. October 2015 cover: Monitors inside the Lincoln Memorial protecting the leaders of the March on Washington, August 28, 1963 © Dan Budnik