September 5th, 2013


less disease and more chicken

* "The trouble with Obama's liberal desire to enforce the chemical weapons taboo is running up against his realist desire to make sure that Al Qaeda doesn't have a friendly regime running Syria."
* What the intervention in Libya should tell us about Syria.
* Have we reached peak chicken?
* Infectious diseases decline worldwide, but chronic health problems grow.
* Nine mysterious ruined cities around the world.