The Dragon’s Gaze suggests that K-class dwarf stars are best for life.
Language Log looks at a merging of Wu and Mandarin Chinese on signage.
Lawyers, Guns and Money reports on how supply chains can hide corporations from responsibility.
The Volokh Conspiracy notes an American court ruling to the effect that barring Syrian refugees is unconstitutional discrimination.
Window on Eurasia reports on collapsing life expectancy in many Russian regions, looks at Russia’s withdrawal from the plutonium agreement with the United States, and criticizes American policy towards Belarus and Lukashenka.