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EgyptAir Flight 804: clues to a tragedy
Karl D. Stephan | 25 May 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: air crashes, EgyptAir Flight 804, surveillance, technology, terrorism
People are the weak link in aircraft technology

Meanwhile, outside the school bathroom…
Carolyn Moynihan | 25 May 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: black America, men, unemployment
…millions of boys are preparing for unemployment and prison. Who cares?

Growing Up: the Langton Quartet
Susan Reibel Moore | 25 May 2016 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: classics
A growing up saga with powerful familial influences.

The decline of the dragon
Marcus Roberts | 25 May 2016 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: ageing population, China, demographic decline, USA
Is China's demography its Achilles heel?

How to get your kids to obey
Mary Cooney | 24 May 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: obedience, virtue
Age-appropriate goals for instilling an important virtue.

A new portrait of American slavery emerges
Joshua Rothman | 24 May 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: slavery, USA
Over the years, slave-owners placed 200,000 newspaper ads for escaped slaves

Facebook, surveillance capitalism, and feedback control
Jeffrey Pawlick | 24 May 2016 | CONNECTING |  
tags: Facebook, internet, privacy, surveillance, surveillance capitalism
How data analytics has gone from measuring to controlling reality

Does religion help you live longer?
Michael Cook | 24 May 2016 | ABOVE |  
tags: health, religion
A Harvard study confirms perceptions of a link between going to church and good health

Looking ahead for new transplant techniques
Margaret Somerville | 23 May 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: bioethics, head transplants, transplant surgery
An Italian surgeon wants to perform head transplants.

Rachele Mocchetti | 23 May 2016 | POPCORN |  
tags: film reviews, Olympics, race
It's not Chariots of Fire, but still an enjoyable family movie.

India’s declining fertility
Shannon Roberts | 23 May 2016 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: demography, fertility rates, India, overpopulation myth
Population panic turns to concern about fertility problems.

Ahead in the cloud: East African digital pioneers
Mathew Otieno | 22 May 2016 | HARAMBEE |  
tags: east africa community, kenya, innovation
Silicon Savannah is producing smart innovators.

Understanding The Big Short
Peter Smith | 20 May 2016 | POPCORN |  
tags: film reviews, subprime crisis
The financial background to Michael Lewis' film about the subprime mortgage debacle of 2008.

Putting Mother Teresa under a microscope
Gëzim Alpion | 20 May 2016 | ABOVE |  
tags: Albania, biography, canonization, Mother Teresa
An Albanian sociologist examines some of the controversies over her canonisation

Help Asia Bibi and Fr. Tom
Sheila Liaugminas | 20 May 2016 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: ACLJ, Asia Bibi, Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil, International religious freedom, Pastor Nadarkhani
Their lives depend on the West knowing their names, their plight.

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