TouchStone Reads - February 4th, 2022


We often set aside articles that are longer, deserve a re-read, are broader in scope…or just for fun - for weekend reading. Below are some from this week - pour yourself a hot cup of coffee & enjoy...

  • Data shows that nobody’s happy (The Why Axis)

  • The Titans of Junk Debt Turned Trash Into Bond-Market Treasure (Businessweek)

  • Musk: Robots to be bigger business than Tesla cars (BBC)

  • The science behind the omicron wave’s sharp peak and rapid decline (Vox)

  • Back from the Brink. A Zambian park has reversed the national extinction of a precious and vulnerable species. Soon, it won’t be alone. (Reasons To Be Cheerful)

  • The Texas Electric Grid Failure Was a Warm-up (Texas Monthly)

  • How the Refrigerator Became an Agent of Climate Catastrophe (New Yorker)

  • Let Children Get Bored Again (NYT)

  • How Norway Popularized an Ultra-Sustainable Heating Method (RTBC)

  • Tom Brady Vanquished Father Time. Brady is retiring after 22 seasons and seven Super Bowl wins. (The Ringer)

  • North Korea Hacked Him. So He Took Down Its Internet (Wired)

What are you reading or listening to?