Midwest Flooding and Climate Change

By Lambert Strether of Corrente. This is a companion piece to yesterday’s “Midwest Flooding, the Corn and Soy Crops, and Knock-On Effects.” In that post, I did not address the planet in the room: climate…

10 Memorial Day Reads

My morning train reads: • It would be a tragedy to forget what the statistics of war represent.  (Washington Post)• Huawei’s Yearslong Rise Is Littered With Accusations of Theft and Dubious Ethics. (WSJ)• The Economy…

MIB: Thomas Lin of Quanta

This week we speak with Thomas Lin, founding editor of Quanta Magazine, an award-winning, editorially independent science and math news site published by the Simons Foundation, which itself is funded by Jim Simons, founder of…