06/25/16 – Saturday’s Interest-ing Reads

  • On the increase in alternative pain therapies. (nytimes)
  • There is no single best way to escape a rip current. (outsideonline)
  • Sweden isn’t giving up its nukes just yet. (vox)
  • Our children are not getting enough sleep. (washingtonpost)
  • The movie business stinks. (businessinsider)
  • Solar is set to grow 6x by 2030. (bloomberg)
  • Amazon ($AMZN) has launched a new entry level Kindle. (sixcolors)
  • The economics of Broadway shows. (economist)
  • If electric vehicles become mainstream then the electric grid will have to be able to handle it. (latimes)
  • Paul Allen is building the world’s biggest airplane to launch rockets into space. (washingtonpost)
  • Let your kids get bored this Summer. (qz)
  • There is a wide spectrum of human sensitivity. (theatlantic)
  • How having seasonal allergies can make you susceptible to colds. (wsj)
  • More teens need to get the HPV vaccine. (washingtonpost)
  • How Perrier got Americans to pay big bucks for bottled water. (priceonomics)
  • What it’s like to fly the Dream Chaser space plane. (newscientist)
  • Why isn’t more economics taught in high school? (marginalrevolution)
  • Teslas ($TSLA) are the first autos that customers can update later. (bloomberg)
  • The Big Ten is going to be rolling in TV money next year. (sportsbusinessdaily)
  • Moving as a child can affect you (negatively) as an adult. (washingtonpost)
  • The Big Ten TV deal is the last domino to fall. (adage)
  • Lower tier law school graduates are getting left behind. (nytimes)
  • What’s the state of the Cuban coffee industry? (qz)
  • Women need mindfulness even more than men do. (hbr)
  • RV sales are on a roll. (finance.yahoo)
  • Wyoming is becoming a wind energy power leaving coal producers with envy. (nytimes)
  • The many reasons why it makes sense to exercise regularly. (nytimes)
  • VR is still a little bit away. (nytimes)
  • The MBA is dead. (next.ft)
  • Strenuous exercise helps the brain by kicking off BDNF. (well.blogs.nytimes)
  • How to stop tanking in the NBA. (slate)
  • How craft brewers get their signature IPA flavors. (wsj)
  • The rise of the free team t-shirt giveaway. (theatlantic)
  • Residential solar is becoming a financial decision not an environmental one. (priceonomics)
  • Can you be social and introspective? (blogs.scientificamerican)
  • Avocado-related crimes are on the rise. (slate)
  • We will all adapt to self-driving cars with time. (slate)
  • Teens should get summer jobs, the more unglamorous the better. (qz)
  • Five tips to help daily decision making. (99u)
  • What college coaches look for in recruits besides athletic skill. (well.blogs.nytimes)
  • Chinese hacking has slowed. (washingtonpost)

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