Weekly roundup September 19 – 25

Articles/Columns

The Power of Nudges, for Good and Bad The New York Times

The Transistor Kid Sports Illustrated
^ from 1964

For Butts and Telford, hindsight is 20/20, and also convenient The Globe and Mail

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Weekly roundup September 12 – 18

Articles/Columns

We’re missing the heart of preventing heart disease: teaching kids to cook The Globe and Mail

Stop whinging, Toronto transit users. The Presto payment system is coming, however slowly National Post

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Weekly roundup September 5 – 11

Articles/Columns

Brentwood residents angry that city is trying to plant trees in local park CBC

Gatwick to build world’s first airport energy-from-waste facility edie.net

Tightening the election donation law some more wouldn’t hurt: Wells Toronto Star

A Quadruple Take on the Giraffe: There are Four Species, Not One The New York Times

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Weekly roundup August 29 – September 4

Articles/Columns

Do busy restaurants have the right to take up public space? TVO.org

How I found ‘my Toronto thing’: when does a city become home? The Guardian

Fowles: A More Personal Look at the Triumphant Return of Dioner Navarro Blue Jays Nation

Are the rules better off broken? The Guardian

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Weekly roundup August 22 – 28

Articles/Columns

London night tube: meet the people who travelled on the first night The Guardian

It is quite possible to be disgusted by the little bits of waste without losing sight of the large National Post
^ I also wanted to share Paul Wells’s column in the Star, but their website is terrible and would only show me half the writing so I gave up. (It was fine when read on mobile and on instapaper.)

Let summer nights in the city lure you out Toronto Star

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Weekly roundup August 15 – 21

Articles/Columns

How AT&T shaped modern art Little Atoms

Making America Carnegie

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Weekly roundup August 8 – 14

Articles/Columns

The story of the silver medalist in the photo above

Toronto’s bone-dry fountains send the message that nobody gives a damn The Globe and Mail

Could Women Be Trusted With Their Own Pregnancy Tests? The New York Times

This badminton academy in a favela will give you hope for the Rio Olympics The Washington Post

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