Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

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A Retreating Thunderstorm at Sunset — This is a 'wow' photo.

European hunter-gatherers owned pigs as early as 4600 BC — Mmmm. Bacon.

Ancient Fish Downsized But Still Largest EverOnce thought to be 90 feet long, the fish is now a more modest 26 to 55 feet.

Vintage coin-operated Mobile Pegasus ride — This is cool.

A Finicky Thief of the Finest Silver Is Arrested Again — This is strange.

The “US effect” biases behavioral researchIn other fields, the US does well, but its behavioral work appears biased.

Oceans Turning Acid with C02 at Rate Unseen in 250 million Years, Threatening Further Warming n both a new study published Monday and in a newspaper interview over the weekend, German marine biologist Hans Poertner warns the world that the crisis of ocean acidification—an intricately woven aspect of global warming and climate change—is now happening at a rate unparalleled in the life of the oceans for at least 250 million years and perhaps the fastest rate ever in the planet's entire existence. It really is amazing, the lengths liberal will go to for their global warming hoax. Thank God for Rush Limbaugh and the Republican Party, or these liberal
"facts" and "data" about a planet-changing disaster in progress might actually have some effect on our decisions as a society. Conservatism will keep you safe!

Warrant Canary — Yes, this. (Via Daily Idioms, Annotated.)

Facebook report: 74 countries sought data on 38,000 users

QotD?: Are you going to Texas?

Writing time yesterday: 0.0 hours (chemo brain)
Hours slept: 6.25 hours (solid)
Body movement: 0.5 hours stationary bike
Weight: 245.0
Number of FEMA troops on my block vaccinating children to spread autism: 0
Currently reading: n/a (chemo brain)

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