Read — 2014/06/13
Today’s selection of articles includes:
- “Terror’s new headquarters” (The Economist). ISIS expands its region of control in Iraq.
- “Alarm in Hong Kong at Chinese white paper affirming Beijing control“, by Tim Hume (CNN). Rising tension between Hong Kong and Beijing.
- “Mechanically detecting and avoiding the quantum fluctuations of a microwave field“, by Suh et al. (Science). Research on back-action evading.
- “Urban Gardnening Taken to New Heights“, by Dorothy Hong (Wall Street Journal). A slide show of rooftop gardens.
- “Haircuts by Christiaan: 16 Iconic Moments from the Master of Short“, by Mackenzie Wagoner (Vogue).