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Daily Reader: Edition #346

Learn 75 vocabulary words from today's Daily Reader with 3 articles: the popularity of dystopian fiction, how the Heartbleed bug broke the internet, and lunar eclipse myths from around the world.

1. No Wonder Teens Love Stories About Dystopias
The New Republic, 4/11/2014

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 35

TNR: No Wonder Teens Love Stories About Dystopias

Why is dystopian fiction, like the Divergent trilogy, so popular these days? Read more and learn vocabulary words like austerity, depleted, manifesto, protagonist, repressive, and rhetorical.

2. How Heartbleed Broke the Internet
Wired, 4/11/2014

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 23

Wired: How Heartbleed Broke the Internet

You may have heard about Heartbleed, a bug that has been wrecking havoc on the internet. Read more and learn vocabulary words like audit, latitude, protocol, repository, surveillance, and undermine.

3. Lunar Eclipse Myths From Around the World
National Geographic, 4/13/2014

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 17

National Geographic: Lunar Eclipse Myths From Around the World

Are you ready for tonight's total lunar eclipse, which will be visible across North and South America? Read more and learn vocabulary words like celestial, dispersing, expendable, marauding, ravenous, and surrogate.

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