A robust-looking scientific study shows that Time Restricted Eating, aka Intermittent Fasting, does not help people lose weight and may be bad for their health. Another thing that works for mice but not for us.
Woke math in Seattle. Some bad ideas refuse to die.
Winning design for the proposed Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library in North Dakota, blended into the prairie landscape where TR failed at ranching.
Rugged individualism and rising electricity rates have made Australia the world leader in rooftop solar panels (NY Times)
Apropos of polls showing that only 51% of Americans would get a Covid-19 vaccination, including only 30% of black Americans, Kevin Drum delves into the statistics on who distrusts American medicine and why.
Long essay on the work of Eileen Chang, the most famous writer to emerge from the war-torn China of the 1940s, interesting and entirely new to me.
Amy Coney Barrett and the never-ending debate over work, motherhood, and "having it all."
Vettuvan Koil, the Temple of the Slayer, a name I could not resist
More detail on the new plane the US Air Force is supposed to have developed and built in one year.
And if you're curious about the future plans of the Air Force, check out this piece on the Next Genertion Air Dominance program or this one on the B-21 "bomber" . In a nutshell, the goal is to replace or supplement super-expensive fighter planes with networked platforms of various kinds.