- Why We Should Demand a Shorter Workweek
To add some perspective: Refusal of work
- The Lost Civilizations of Asia
Some preservation would indeed be appreciated, many of the lesser known sites are slowly rotting away.
- Why Birds Keep Crashing Into Cars And Planes
Apparently because they judge the potential danger of approaching objects by distance and not by speed.
- Burma’s bizarre capital: a super-sized slice of post-apocalypse suburbia
I only drove through Naypyidaw by bus at night, but it sure did feel bizarre.
- The great escape that changed Africa’s future
Highly recommended, a very good read and a gripping story.
- Being an Animator in Japan Is Brutal
I’m no Japan expert, but I can’t imagine that 1000$ a month is anywhere close to a living wage.
- No more physics and maths, Finland to stop teaching individual subjects
I’m not sure I like the premise, but education surely can do with an overhaul.
- Guest Post: 5 Chinese Ghost Cities That Came Alive
Good read, especially because gives an alternative version on China’s urban development.
- Ebola whole virus vaccine shown effective, safe in primates
That’s some great news.
- The Origin of the Tale that Gavrilo Princip Was Eating a Sandwich When He Assassinated Franz Ferdinand
Time for some history.