Millions of readers can’t be wrong, so if you’re wondering what should be on your media diet, here’s a compilation of the most shared longform features that were published this week, from the web’s leading publishing outlets.
1. Overkill – (@Atul_Gawande, @NewYorker)
     Published by The New Yorker on 2015-05-10 at

Overkill -  (@Atul_Gawande, @NewYorker)

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2. The Last Day of Her Life
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-05-15 at 23:30:23

A gender studies professor, diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, decides to take control of her death.

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3. ‘I Put in White Tenants’
     Published by nymag.com on 2015-05-12 at 23:30:19

The grim, racist methods of a New York City landlord.

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4. I’m From Philly. 30 Years Later, I’m Still Trying to Make Sense of the MOVE Bombing
     Published by www.npr.org on 2015-05-15 at 17:00:05

Revisiting the 6200 block of Osage Avenue.

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5. Why Can’t America Have Great Trains?
     Published by www.nationaljournal.com on 2015-05-13 at 19:30:06

On the failures of Amtrak.

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6. Weekend Must-Read: The Friend – (@matthewteague, @esquire)
     Published by www.esquire.com on 2015-05-16 at

Weekend Must-Read: The Friend -  (@matthewteague, @esquire)

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7. Elon Musk’s Space Dream Almost Killed Tesla
     Published by www.bloomberg.com on 2015-05-14 at 20:50:24

SpaceX started with a plan to send mice to Mars. It got crazier from there. #

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8. The Wasting
     Published by Vice on 2015-05-13 at 23:30:17

A plague leads sea stars to tear off their own arms.

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9. Buried in Baltimore
     Published by Huffington Post on 2015-05-16 at 01:30:00

Decades after a young nun was murdered, a group of former Catholic high school students begin to suspect that an abusive priest may have been the culprit.

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10. Inside the School Silicon Valley Thinks Will Save Education – (@issielapowsky, @WIRED)
     Published by Wired on 2015-05-11 at

Inside the School Silicon Valley Thinks Will Save Education -  (@issielapowsky, @WIRED)

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