10/01/16 – Saturday’s Interest-ing Reads

  • Ambulances are increasingly carrying more sophisticated medical equipment. (wsj)
  • Better interventions for teenagers dealing with social stress. (nytimes)
  • Bald eagles love the taste of chicken. (audubon)
  • Ways to improve your memory. (blogs.cfainstitute)
  • Be careful upgrading to OSX Sierra if you have more than one Mac. (talkingpointsmemo)
  • How to structure your day for different types of sleepers. (businessinsider)
  • A Nonlinear History of Time Travel (nautil.us)
  • Feel sorry for people who brag about how little sleep they get. (time)
  • What solar-powered boats would look like. (engadget)
  • Why we need business school reform. (thebillfold)
  • Do cheaper flights increase scientific collaboration? (papers.ssrn)
  • The Sorcerer of Jazz (nybooks)
  • Aetna ($AET) is going to subsidize the use of Apple ($AAPL) Watches for employees and policyholders. (arstechnica)
  • Five ways the Chicago Cubs are being run like a startup. (inc)
  • Why does organic milk have a longer shelf life? (nytimes)
  • Sheila Bair Called the Financial Crisis. Here’s Her New Nightmare. (bloomberg)
  • Another reason to keep working out: the benefits for your brain. (nytimes)
  • Want more sleep? Go to bed earlier. (outsideonline)
  • Blowout: Four years after his indictment, one of the only people prosecuted for the Deepwater Horizon explosion tells his side of the story.&#xA0 (texasmonthly)
  • Solar energy prices are plunging worldwide. (rameznaam)
  • Europeans don’t have true citizenship. They have a second-class status dating back to Ancient Rome (qz)
  • Penn Station Reborn: Decades ago, New York lost one of its grand entryways. What if a new one were hiding in plain sight? (nytimes)
  •  Inside the Lab That Exposed VW’s Emissions Scheme (bloomberg)
  • Is In-N-Out overrated? (kottke)
  • An invasive jellyfish species is eating Italy’s anchovies. (qz)
  • The behind the scenes secrets of Shark Tank. (businessinsider)
  • Why you may need a ‘digital detox.’ (wired)
  • Apple ($AAPL) and Snap are smart to keep pushing on the wearables front. (stratechery)
  • Amazon ($AMZN) is launching a Fire TV stick with Alexa Voice Remote. (marketwatch)
  • The 50 best all-time TV shows according to critics. (businessinsider)
  • 7 things you are doing wrong at a premium steakhouse. (bloomberg)
  • CBS ($CBS) clearly doesn’t care about what TV critics think. (theringer)
  • You can blame the Vikings for all those darn cats. (sciencenordic)
  • The man who brought you Brexit (theguardian)
  • How traditional masculinity works against men getting help for depression and anxiety. (medium)
  • Epidemics of Insanity: Euripides, Mao, and Qutb: How Virulent Contagions of Political Fanaticism Spread Across the Globe (tabletmag)
  • Why we are wired to be nostalgic. (newscientist)
  • The NFL has a looming QB problem. (thebiglead)
  • So where does Snap go from here? (500ish)
  • The Car-Emissions Sleuth Who’s Costing Chrysler $5 Billion (bloomberg)
  • Are Americans overpaying for chicken? (bloomberg)
  • Meerkats are cold-blooded killers. (qz)
  • The best cereals of all-time ranked. (vox)
  • How different types of financial aid affect college outcomes. (papers.ssrn)
  • Are you rude or introverted? (nytimes)
  • Truly autonomous vehicles are farther off than the hype. (wsj)
  • The US is about to get much better weather satellites. (scientificamerican)

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