- The super-rich don’t care about us. It will be their downfall
Always refreshing to see articles like this in mainstream media.
- Was Colonialism Good for Asia?
This article tries to refute a controversial claim made by the mayor of Taipei.
- What ISIS Really Wants
This is a very long read for an article (around 45 minutes), but it’s worth every minute of it.
- Das Geheimnis des billigen Öls
Interesting article on why olive oil can be so cheap in discount supermarkets (in German).
- What is the oldest city in the world?
tl;dr: Probably Aleppo.
- Malaria on Myanmar-India border is ‘huge threat’
Now that’s bad news.
- The Time Everyone “Corrected” the World’s Smartest Woman
Funny, I just talked about this statistical problem with a friend last week.
- Jerry Lawson, a self-taught engineer, gave us video game cartridges
Do you have good memories of blowing into game cartriges? This is the man to thank!
- The Tyrant as Editor
Interesting article about Stalin as editor of Pravda and editor of history.
- Equation Group: The Crown Creator of Cyber-Espionage
If that’s not state-sponsored, then what is?