Field Notes: Cities, China, Cowell, Candy Brothers, etc.

  • China reveals aircraft carrier plans (Source)
  • Man in the News: Simon Cowell (Source)
  • Shigeru Miyamoto, Nintendo’s man behind Mario (Source)
  • Monopoly with the FT: Candy Brothers (Source)
  • John McPhee on the Importance of the Lead (Source)
  • Physicist Geoffrey West’s quest for a mathematical explanation of cities (Source)
  • Why doing a Ph.D. is even more of a waste of time than it used to be (Source)