May 14th, 2009

News

India, better sex, and the Hubble

THURSDAY NEWS:
* "Climate change is 'the biggest global health threat of the 21st Century.'"
* Sigh. Administration changes its mind and decides to oppose the release of new photos of prisoner abuse.
* Michael Scherer on Obama vs. the Democrats.
* Economic growth in India looks ahead to controversial choices.
* Good read: Dan Froomkin on political sparring over 'empathy.'
* On the ground in the Korangal Valley.
* Why protectionism doesn't work.
* Ten things you (probably) didn't know about the Hubble.
* "Women who are more 'emotionally intelligent' get greater pleasure from sex."