Why Social Isolation Could Breed Conspiracy Theorists

Learn about what it would be like to travel through a wormhole, how the pumpkin became North America’s Halloween mascot, and how social isolation can fuel conspiracy theories. 

What Would It Be Like to Ride Through a Wormhole? By Ashley Hamer

How Did Pumpkins Become Halloween’s Go-to Decoration? By Kelsey Donk 

Social Isolation Could Breed Conspiracy Theorists by Anna Todd

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