TouchStone Reads - July 15th, 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...

  • Why So Many Children of Immigrants Rise to the Top (NYT)

  • Global Electric Car Sales Doubled in 2021 (Statista)

  • ‘London Bridge is down’: the secret plan for the days after the Queen’s death. She has outlasted 12 US presidents. (The Guardian)

  • How the Brain ‘Constructs’ the Outside World (Scientific American)

  • Women wanted to fly jets in combat. Breaking that barrier would be the fight of their lives (Vox)

  • The Most Pathetic Men in America (The Atlantic)

  • The Lost Art of Looking at Nature (Dissent)

  • NASA’s James Webb telescope captures groundbreaking images of distant galaxies (NPR)

  • Weed Killer Glyphosate found in most Americans’ urine (US News)

  • Moneyball at 20 (Ball Nine)

What are you reading or listening to?