February 22, 2018 | NPR · A bedside computer loaded with software that tracks vital signs in the ICU can pick up early warning patterns, specialists say. But it takes a human care provider to sort the signal from the noise.
February 22, 2018 | NPR · Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness globally. But a quick surgery and a $4 plastic lens can restore sight. A group from Vermont is offering free surgery in Africa and Asia.
February 22, 2018 | NPR · NRA executive Wayne LaPierre gave a defiant speech about “elites” taking advantage of last week’s Florida shooting to foster socialism at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday.
February 22, 2018 | NPR · Inside Moebius is the last long-form book the legendary French comic artist completed before his death in 2012. It’s a loopy story based on the notes he kept while weaning himself off of marijuana.
February 21, 2018 | FA · Reviewer Justin Chang says “not much happens — and yet everything seems to be at stake” in Alex Ross Perry’s film about six moderately unhappy Brooklynites and the visitor who interrupts their lives.