Top Ten for November 20, 2021

The Slip live in 2011: part 1, part 2, part 3

Neat mRNA vaccine animation

The case of Wilhelm Fürtwangler – there was a film adaptation made of Ronald Harwood's play about the post-war investigation into Fürtwangler

New Steve Reich – a rare vocal composition; interview

Destruction of a satellite as part of an anti-satellite weapons test created a debris field 40km wide that ISS astronauts had to protect themselves from ... the inevitable Kessler Syndrome apocalypse approaches (extra credit: NASA's documentation listing historical debris as of 1999 – via the excellent Orbital Index)

Bits About Money newsletter – terrific financial-literacy education

Colburn School lecture series on composer Erwin Schulhoff

Nash Ensemble plays Ravel's Piano Trio

The Science of the Solar System

Niskanen Center on state capacity