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Assorted links for 09/09/2019

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1. What If We Stopped Pretending? The climate apocalypse is coming. To prepare for it, we need to admit that we can’t prevent it. by Jonathan Franzen (climate, The New Yorker) 2. Summer heat killed nearly 1,500 in France, officials say (climate, BBC) 3. Whale songs are getting deeper. by Rebecca Giggs (nature, The Atlantic) 4. Big Ag wants a cut of booming fake-meat market (new-food, Reuters) 5. How a Manhattan Scion Built a Rural […]

Assorted links for 08/14/2019

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1. Outside Hong Kong, the Silence Is Deafening by Tyler Cowen (politics) 2. The Legal Clause That Makes Brexiteers Furious—And Why They Have a Point by Tom McTague (politics) 3. The Anthropocene Is a Joke. On geological timescales, human civilization is an event, not an epoch by Peter Brannen (climate) 4. The History of the World: Every Year by Ollie Bye (history) 5. US health care is literally killing people by Tim Harford (healthcare)

Assorted links for 08/04/2019

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1. How Climate Change Could Trigger the Next Global Financial Crisis 2. Tomorrow’s Gods: What is the future of religion? 3. The Invention of Money by John Lanchester 4. American Wealth Is Broken by Maura Cheeks 5. The Human Cost of Amber by Katharine Gammon 6. Imagining all the reasons you might not make time for your book by Grant Snider