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  • Bluefin tuna

Reader staffers share stories that fascinate, amuse, or inspire us.

Hey, did you read:

• How illegal marijuana cultivation wreaks havoc on the environment? Mick Dumke

• About the alarming state of the bluefin tuna? Mike Sula

• About new proposals for floating cities? Ben Sachs

• How ancient Europeans drew animals they’d heard of but never seen? Julia Thiel

• That Bill Knott, a poet who faked his own death in 1966, has died again, apparently for real this time? Aimee Levitt

• That Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer have the Cubs on the right track to win a World Series . . . in 2018? Tal Rosenberg

• That neurotic, assertive, manipulative, and dogmatic people write funnier cartoon captions? Steve Bogira