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What We Read Today 25 March 2017

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What We Read Today 24 March 2017

Econintersect: Every day our editors collect the most interesting things they find from around the internet and present a summary 'reading list' which will include very brief summaries (and sometimes longer ones) of why each item has gotten our attention. Suggestions from readers for 'reading list' items are gratefully reviewed, although sometimes space limits the number included.

This feature is published every day late afternoon New York time. For early morning review of headlines see "The Early Bird" published every day in the early am at GEI News (membership not required for access to "The Early Bird".).

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Public Wi-Fi hotspots might seem like a convenience, but they can also be a threat to your privacy. One of the most famous hackers in the United States and author of the book The Art of Invisibility explains why you might want to think twice before connecting.


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But there is still snow to be found. I don't want to be a travel agent but the Tahoe area in California looks to be getting a steady stream of new snow. NOAA (this is in jest) has sent out teams to find the elusive El Nino their dynamical models have divined but the only sightings so far are off Ecuador and Northern Peru. Soon perhaps a reward will be announced for the first confirmed El Nino sighting. Happy Astronomical Spring everyone!

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-- this post authored by Will Slocombe, University of Liverpool

In the 1940s, science fiction author Olaf Stapledon gave a talk to a school about the future. Addressing his audience as 'you citizens of the future', he proposed three visions for this future: the 'destruction of the human race', a 'worldwide police state', and 'an entirely new kind of human world'.

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