1. Claims about the Irish recovery (not my view, but worth a read)
4. New material on John Nash, interview with Sylvia Nasar.
5. Sleeping Beauty papers: “The longest sleeper in the top 15 is a statistics paper from Karl Pearson, entitled, ‘On lines and planes of closest fit to systems of points in space’. Published in Philosophical Magazine in 1901, this paper awoke only in 2002.”
6. Why the oldest person in the world keeps on dying? (less trivial than you might think)