What we're reading: pulverizing pavement

Summary:Atomic bomb photos; pulverizing pavement; BrightSource Energy; employers prefer state schools; the sound of cities.

1.) The New York Times publishes incredible photos of the atomic bomb.

2.) In Portland, pulverizing pavement for the good of the community.

3.) Is BrightSource Energy: ready for an IPO? Not so fast, writes Next Up Research.

4.) Employers prefer state schools over the Ivy League, a new report reveals.

5.) No one knows what cities sounded like before the age of transportation. Here's why.

This post was originally published on Smartplanet.com

Topics: Innovation


Andrew Nusca is a former writer-editor for ZDNet and contributor to CNET. He is also the former editor of SmartPlanet, ZDNet's sister site about innovation. He writes about business, technology and design now but used to cover finance, fashion and culture. He was an intern at Money, Men's Vogue, Popular Mechanics and the New York Daily Ne... Full Bio

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