Links for you. Science:
I’m a Pediatrician. Should I Treat All Kids, or Just the Vaccinated Ones? It’s not an easy call.
Ant farm: History tells us that plant diseases cause famines, pestilence and war. Now one is coming for our chocolate
Technology: The $1,000 genome. With a unique programme, the US government has managed to drive the cost of genome sequencing down towards a much-anticipated target.
Antiviral flu drugs saved a lot of lives during 2009 H1N1 pandemic, study of 38 countries says
Something you’d learn in business school?
Crisis for Golden Dawn as MP leaves, claiming ignorance of criminal activities
America Has a Black-Market Problem, Not a Drug Problem
Low-Wage Workers Are Finding Poverty Harder to Escape
How religious minorities helped rescue Jews in the Netherlands during the Holocaust
The truth is out: money is just an IOU, and the banks are rolling in it: The Bank of England’s dose of honesty throws the theoretical basis for austerity out the window
5 Reasons to Consider a No-Strings-Attached, Basic Income for All Americans (the devil will be in the details)
A “Startlingly Simple Theory” About the Missing Airliner is Sweeping the Internet. It’s Wrong.
The Paradoxical Position of the National Restaurant Association in the Minimum Wage Debate
Why scholars can’t resist the uncrackable Voynich manuscript
HIGH AND WIDE: INCOME INEQUALITY GAP IN THE DISTRICT ONE OF BIGGEST IN THE U.S. (pdf)
Left-Wing Darling Pacifica Radio Is Sliding Into the Abyss (Amy Goodman doesn’t come off well here)
More evil than genius? How iPad and Google Glass makers are secretly scamming America