• Hayden Christensen playing Stephen Glass in Shattered Glass

Reader staffers share stories that fascinate, amuse, or inspire us.

Hey, did you read:

• That—surprise!—the United States and China reached a significant agreement on climate change after quiet negotiations? Tony Adler

• That the European Space Agency landed a spacecraft on a comet? Drew Hunt

• That the solution to malnourishment around the world isn’t producing more food, but eliminating poverty? Steve Bogira

• That musicians will soon be able to set up subscription services through Bandcamp? Leor Galil

• A New Republic writer’s reunion with Stephen Glass, the infamous fabulist whose made-up articles nearly destroyed the venerated magazine? Tal Rosenberg

• That you might have only three more years to catch Renee Fleming in an opera? Deanna Isaacs