Read — 2013/03/22

by shwolff

Today’s selection of articles includes:

  1. As Pollution Worsens in China, Solutions Succumb to Infighting“, by Edward Wong (NY Times).
  2. Universe as an Infant: Fatter than Expected and Kind of Lumpy“, by Dennis Overbye (NY Times). If someone said this about your baby, you’d probably slap them. The headline writer better hope that God’s backhand is a gentle one…
  3. A Strange Computer Promises Great Speed“, by Quentin Hardy (NY Times). Quantum computers offer to make computing “millions of times faster”.
  4. A Modest Proposal“, by Suzy Menkes (NY Times). Demure is the new vogue.