Rabbit Holes (Longform Articles) Part 1
Updated: Jun 19
Great, longform non-fiction articles to send you down a rabbit hole and possibly learn something new!
1. "What Really Happened to Malaysia's Missing Airplane" by William Langewiesche via The Atlantic
2. "A Sea Story" by William Langewiesche for The Atlantic
On the 1994 Estonia sinking in the Baltic Sea.
3. "Deliverance From 27,000 Feet" from The New York Times
On bringing down the dead from Mount Everest. There is also a related documentary on Disney+ called "Finding Michael."
4. "Hard Times Don’t Make Strong Soldiers" by Bret Devereaux for Foreign Policy
5. "What Happens When Sister Cities Break Up?" by Jonathan Carey for Atlas Obscura
Fascinating look at "sister cities" and diplomacy.
6. "Janet Yellen Likes Rocks. Foreign Diplomats Keep Giving Her Stamps." by Andrew Duehren for The Wall Street Journal