What we're reading: Friday, July 5

Friday, July 5, 2013 at 4:20pm

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 the BBC: Will there ever be another massive tank battle?

From The Guardian: Mongolian neo-Nazis rebrand themselves as environmentalists

From US News & World Report: One Civil War veteran’s pension remains on government’s payroll

NPR Food: Farming got hip in Iran some 12,000 years ago, ancient seeds reveal

From Quartz: The world's new largest building is three times the size of the Pentagon

From Mashable: Can gondolas fix urban transportation woes?

From The Atlantic: The night before the Fourth

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