Lydia DePillis

The Return of the Tourniquet
What we learned from war led to lives saved in Boston
April 17, 2013

What we learned from war led to lives saved in Boston.

It's Impossible to Make Marathons Safe
The Boston bombing was a tragedy we can't prevent
April 15, 2013

The Boston bombing was a tragedy we can't prevent.

How to Make Journalism Work on Facebook and Tumblr
April 15, 2013

The social networks' experiments in journalism ignored their most valuable asset: data. 

D.C. Could Use More Donald
Trump's luxury hotel downtown is a good deal for the city, but why stop there?
April 10, 2013

Trump's luxury hotel downtown is a good deal for the city, but why stop there?

Want to Read the Law? It'll Cost You.
The fight to make building regulations truly free
April 10, 2013

The fight to make free building regulations truly free.

How Much for That Startup?
What Amazon's Purchase of Goodreads Tells Us About the Content Wars
April 01, 2013

What Amazon's purchase of Goodreads tell us about the content wars.

How to Close the Tech Industry's Gender Gap
March 28, 2013

It starts in the classroom.

What Republicans Don't Understand About Rebranding
March 20, 2013

A makeover is meaningless if your product doesn't improve, too.

Not Dead Yet
At CPAC, conservatives consider opposing capital punishment
March 18, 2013

At CPAC, conservatives consider opposing capital punishment.

Only Liberals Succeed in 'SimCity'
A sure way to lose this video game: Impose sequestration
March 15, 2013

A sure way to lose this video game: impose sequestration.

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