They informed, educated and entertained me; articles from the last few days. 131.

As usual, links do NOT equal endorsements or even views.

Many of my post links are from the USA. I find they are excellent at informing
me on so many subjects and are regularly ahead of the curve when it
comes to the particular topic of discussion.They frequently address a
subject that is highly relevant to the UK but has yet to be broached in
any meaningful form on this side of the Atlantic.

The Burning Problem Of China’s Garbage  NPR

 

 America’s next financial crisis may start with your brand new shiny SUV  Bloomberg Business

 

 Scientists are turning to tiny venomous snails to create alternatives to opioid painkillers  Quartz

 

An AI Hedge Fund Created a New Currency to Make Wall Street Work Like Open Source WIRED

 

New Biosensor Test Can Detect HIV One Week After Infection  Medical Daily

 

A Good Read

The Treasury Select Committee asked me for specific comment on 3 issues of monetary policy   J B Hearn

 

Nutrition labels are only telling half the story about your food’s calories  Quartz

 

A Little Birdie Told Me: Playing the Market on Trump Tweets  NYT