The Asteroid That Will Almost Hit Earth Wired (hat tip reader John D)
World must prepare for climate migration, IOM warns Raw Story (hat tip reader John D). They are a little late, military experts were worrying about this (more important, the resulting conflicts) two years ago, if not earlier.
Mercer’s Little Alaska Problem Gretchen Morgenson, New York Times
Defense Bill Raids Personnel Funds to Pay For Weapons Matt Taibbi
Charities Criticize Online Fund-Raising Contest by Chase New York Times (hat tip reader John L)
Strategic default: a soldier’s perspective Steve Waldman (hat tip reader Lambert Strether)
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