@thinkMoult Once you understand some of the basics (how to add and edit map objects in the online map editor, id for example), you can help humanitarian tasks internationally at tasks.hotosm.org/ too!

Have you considered contributing to #OpenStreetMaps? It's like Wikipedia but for maps - a map that everybody can edit! Today, the NSW Address Import project added thousands of addresses for West Pennant Hills, Warrawee, and West Pymble.

If you know those areas, check it out and start mapping!

#opensource #gis

Ex-Najib bodyguard held over Altantuya's grisly murder loses Australian asylum bid. Extradition back to Malaysia might require Malaysia to drop the death penalty handed down on the bodyguard over the murder.


Sounds like a merger of TV channels, but basically means one channel is gone. Singapore's Mediacorp to 'merge' its English language channels, Channel 5 and okto.


I don't know how the OsmAnd project is run, how fast things usually go and who has authority to say things, but someone closed github.com/osmandapp/Osmand/is… and assigned some person a week ago to solve github.com/osmandapp/Osmand/is… and public transport routing is put on the OsmAnd 3.3 milestone!

(current release is 3.2.7)

Singapore's Ministry of Health calls for a review of a doctor fined SGD100,000 for not telling a patient about the transient side effects of a common jab.


Singapore's Grab has started a GrabPet service which allows up to two pets to be transported with the pet owner.

Apparently, Uber had a UberPet service before it exit the Singapore market in 2017.


Philodendrons are pretty common houseplants, on account of how tough they are. But they're more interesting than you might think. In the wild, unlike most plants, these vines don't sit still.

They germinate on forest floors, and then immediately seek out the nearest tree and start to climb. As they climb, their roots fall away and they live in the forest canopy as epiphytes, moving from tree to tree as they grow, like some kind of plant snake.

Japan's Hayabusa2 spacecraft to attempt to do sample collection from Ryugu at 08:15 Japan time on 22 February (21 February 23:15 UTC, 18:15 EST).


#astronomy #Rosetta An article published in the journal "Nature Geoscience" shows an analysis of the erosion processes that have generated deep fractures and faults in the nucleus of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. english.tachyonbeam.com/2019/0

Our Grandfather Story #video feature of this #insect farmer in #Singapore striving for more sustainable #food solutions:


I have been wanting to do this for so long.

Prompt: OpenAI asked a bot to read most of the Harry Potter fanfic movie scripts on the Internet and then asked it to write Harry Potter movies of its own.

Jeff Wu and Miles Brundage of OpenAI kindly gave this prompt (+2 dialog lines) to the full GPT-2 model for me.

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