This month, CJR presents “Required Skimming,” a daily miniguide to our staffers’ beats and obsessions. If we overlooked any of your must-read destinations, please tell us in the comments.

BLDGBLOG — An always delightful collection of architectural curiosities, urban-planning innovations, and miscellaneous cool stuff.

99% Invisible — Fascinating and fun design podcast about “the 99% invisible activity that shapes our world.”

Subtraction — Aesthetic tips and judgments from Khoi Vinh, the New York Times’s former online design guru.

@curiousoctopus Paola Antonelli, MoMA’s Senior Curator of Architecture & Design, tweets out things that catch her discerning eye.


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