The New York Times editorial board has a opinion piece to-day titled No, Robots Aren’t Killing the American Dream in response to Claire Cain Miller’s The Long-Term Jobs Killer Is Not China. It’s Automation. published in December 20016. The editorial argues with job statistics that the decline of American Dream is caused primarily by due to our lawmakers decisions not due to technological automation. Continue reading
Washington post has a very interesting article The career pivot is the ultimate test of self-reinvention by Susan Svrluga, higher education reporter about starting a new career at an older age. She has documented stories of few successful professional starting over a new career at older to reinvent a new career & passion at older age. This is very fitting article to my own case as well.
This year we are experiencing very warm weather in Twin Cities, Minnesota. For the last two weeks we have above normal (50s) temperature. This trend appears to be national as reported in a news report ‘Fast-forward spring’: America’s February warmth is extreme, and it’s just getting started in Washington post (February 15, 2017).
Recently I have been interested in short exercises, stretching & other forms of exercises that don’t involve gym membership or unnecessary equipment. In this post, I am putting together a selected lists of articles on yoga, short exercise and other physical training for easy reference.
Very interesting news report The Purpose of Sleep? To Forget, Scientists Say in New York Times explaining results of two recent scientific research published in journal Science. Over the years various reasons have been given why humans & animals need sleep. Results of these two studies (one, two) suggests that sllep is needed to get the things we learned each day. Very interesting read!