1 | "Today's airship designers share a vision[...] regular convoys of enormous airships carrying timber, coal, wind turbines, prefabricated homes, or an entire summer harvest, puttering gently along at about a hundred miles an hour, ten thousand feet over our heads." For the New Yorker, Jeanne Marie Laskas meets the romantic engineers determined to make this a reality. Just don't mention the Hindenburg disaster.
2 | In 'How the changing media is changing terrorism', the Guardian's Jason Burke traces the way terrorists have adapted their skill set and tactics to keep our attention, from the launch of TV to the dawn of social media.
3 | Stan Stanisclasse and Darrell Telisme Darrell Telisme were two young boxers in Florida with very different styles - and a fierce rivalry that would end with one taking the other's life. For Miami New Times, Tim Elfrink has the story.
4 | Is there anything Google can't tell us? According to this piece by Charles Duhigg in the New York Times, the company have discovered fresh insights into how people work together after attempted to assemble the 'perfect team'.
5 | Finally for the Atlantic, J. Wesyon Phippen finds our how undercover agents in the American West infiltrated the global black market of cactus smugglers.