Readings: Japan, China, Viruses, Sea Level, Wars, etc.

  • What Japan’s rebalancing can teach us (Pettis)
  • Sea level spike (Nature)
  • Growth spurt in U.S. forests (Nature)
  • Is China trying to lock up natural resources around the world? (VoxEU)
  • Manhattan in and thru time (FOP)
  • The future of intense winter storms (Wunderground)
  • Why some viruses jump species, and others don’t (MROS)
  • Tomorrow’s wars (City)
  • Excerpt from Michael Lewis’s new book (Vanity Fair)