Daily Links

Daily Links

Links 11/22/16

New Onslaught Of Airstrikes In Aleppo Hit World-Famous Cat Sanctuary Huffington Post. Cyndy: “This one is breaking my heart, airstrikes hit Aleppo Cat Sanctuary. I learned of this news today from a Facebook page dedicated to Alaa Aljaleel, The Cat Man of Aleppo – and his mission of love and […]

Daily Links

Links 11/21/16

Police Officer On LSD Attempts To Save Anti-Masturbation Dolphin Mascot From Imaginary Fire CNN. I know this is supposedly a family blog, but the headline is epic. Naturally, it was our Master of the Anti-Antidote, Richard Smith, who is responsible for this find. And yes, this is from a satire […]

Daily Links

Links 11/20/16

Is Pot For Puppies Really a Thing? Fox (J-LS) P.E.I. farmer assists in near-eradication of methane from cow farts CBC Rates of Hothouse Gas Accumulation Continue to Spike as the Amazon Rainforest Bleeds Carbon RobertScribbler (guurst) Amazon to sell Fiat Chrysler cars online Business Insider (resilc) China? World’s Biggest Real […]

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Links 11/19/16

How Planet Earth’s ice-skating flamingos collectively get ‘in the mood’ for sex The Conversation (J-LS) HOW TO FIX THE ART WORLD, PART 1 ArtNews (Joe H) A Secret Pyramid Was Found Inside an Ancient Temple in Mexico Motherboard (furzy) The North Pole is 36 degrees warmer than normal Washington Post […]

Daily Links

Links 11/18/16

Our 86 Billion Neurons: She Showed It New York Review of Books. Why are humans smarter? We learned to cook. Climate change in pictures Al Jazeera. Will those cooking skills come to naught? Sobering photos. Why The Permian Just Got Even Hotter OilPrice.com CalSTRS calculates total fees in likely first […]

Daily Links

Links 11/17/16

Patient readers, today’s Links are still very election-heavy. I’m worried about what the heck the usual suspects are getting away with as we (and Politico (and WaPo (and the NYT (and the FT)))) focus on the drama in Manhattan and the Beltway. Those of you who send us links, please […]

Daily Links

Links 11/16/16

Cosmic ‘barcode’ from distant galaxy confirms Nature’s constancy Science Daily Leaks and Mold Are Ruining the Disney Magic in Celebration, Florida WSJ SEC approves vast surveillance system for stock market FT Walgreens Claims Theranos Voided 11.3% of Test Reports WSJ Walmart Sued for Selling Fake Egyptian Cotton Products Sourcing Journal […]

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Links 11/15/16

Video Shows Wild Buffalo Held Without Food or Water Near Dakota Access Pipeline Construction Site EcoWatch (Bev) Gwen Ifill, who overcame barriers as a black female journalist, dies at 61 Washington Post (furzy) Global CO2 emissions begin to plateau MacroBusiness Global emissions levels stay flat despite economic growth Politico Statcheck: […]

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Links 11/14/16

England Has a Mole Problem: Feuding Mole Catchers WSJ Avocados are driving deforestation in Mexico TreeHugger (J-LS). Like burning forests for palm oil in Indonesia choke everybody downwind. Decision to Demonetise Currency Shows They Don’t Understand Capitalism: Prabhat Patnaik The Wire (J-LS). And guess who’s hurt… India’s cash chaos sparks […]

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Links 11/13/16

When seabirds smell plastic in the ocean, they think it’s time to eat Los Angeles Times U.S. banks’ post-election rally may be just an appetizer Reuters Indian Banks Receive $30 Billion in Deposits as ATMs Run Dry Bloomberg Former Autonomy CFO charged with wire fraud and conspiracy FT That Big […]

Daily Links

Links 11/12/16

Brain Implants Allow Paralyzed Monkeys To Walk Slashdot (furzy) New Zealand town builds underpass for march of the penguins Guardian Newly discovered genetic code controls bacterial survival during infections PhysOrg Avocados are driving deforestation in Mexico TreeHugger (resilc) Nestle CEO: Water Is Not A Human Right, Should Be Privatized Defend […]

Daily Links

Links 11/11/16

Obituary: Leonard Cohen BBC Norwegian, Russian to Square off in World Chess Championship ABC (furzy) Fuel economy of American vehicles continues to drop TreeHugger. Cheap gas will do that. Green loons pursue wowser apocalypse MacroBusiness India rupees: Chaos at banks continues after ATMs reopen BBC Moscovici: Trump’s US could be […]