Why Publish a Dire Federal Climate Report on Black Friday? - The Atlantic
"Rather, she said, she hoped the report would inform the public: “This isn’t information that’s only for the federal government. This is information that every city needs, every state needs, increasingly every business needs, and every homeowner needs. This is information that every human needs.”
I wondered for a long time about cognitive science:
Could a Neuroscientist Understand a Microprocessor?
Japanese KitKats Are Replacing Plastic Packaging with Origami Paper You Can Turn into Cranes
Such a great idea. Can't wait until there are some nice color patterns.
Opinion | Dealing With China Isn’t Worth the Moral Cost
Vancouver health system ignored warnings that its wireless paging system transmits sensitive patient data in the clear https://boingboing.net/2019/09/09/sgt-schultz-privacy.html
#Co-working spaces reflect the new reality of contingent, casual work, and job insecurity.
"As co-working spaces colonise cities, are workers paying the price?"
"As businesses look to save money and space, providers such as WeWork are booming. But co-working is not all it’s cracked up to be "
Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, and Nestlé found to be worst plastic polluters worldwide in global cleanups and brand audits
How to solve the world’s plastics problem: Bring back the milk man
Vancouver's housing bubble was driven by billions in laundered criminal proceeds https://boingboing.net/2019/05/13/5b-per-year.html https://t.co/vBYdKRDWA3
Map of how far you can get away from a road in Berlin.
Surprising fact: aluminum cans are actually the perfect recyclable material, while plastic is the worst.