The New Yorker Summaries and Reviews
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Cheap and simple medical devices could improve performance and lower health-care costs, but first they have to overcome deeply rooted biases.
It’s the ultimate political weapon. But we’ve never agreed on what it’s for.
A fiercely debated program of land reform could address racial injustice – or cause chaos.
CO2 could soon reach levels that, it’s widely agreed, will lead to catastrophe.
Why assessing the state of the world is harder than it sounds.