What we're reading: Tuesday, May 14

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 5:43pm

Here at The City Paper we digest a large amount of information daily on the Internet. Here’s a rundown of some of the recent stories City Paper staffers find interesting and worth sharing.


From Bloomberg News: 2,300-year-old Mayan temple in Belize bulldozed to make gravel for road

From The New York Times: Angelina Jolie has a double mastectomy to lessen chances of getting breast cancer

From Slate’s Bad Astronomy: Sun spits out biggest solar flares of the year thus far

From The Verge: Skylab launched 40 years ago today

From The New York Times: Building a $325,000 Burger

From The Washington Post: How is the IRS supposed to scrutinize 501(c)(4)s, anyway?

From Wired: Commander Chris Hadfield bids farewell to the ISS with Bowie cover

From BuzzFeed: 22 Pixar movie Easter eggs you may have seriously never noticed

From The New Yorker: On the ‘lost’ 1926 version of The Great Gatsby

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