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Mini Blog 7 March 2018

Who Was the Most Powerful Woman in Ancient History?

The Jews Who Dreamed of Utopia

The Broccoli Tree: A Parable

TOM THE DANCING BUG: Hard Times in VHS Country

The homeowner said that the buck shows up everyday, so they gave him a bed too.

Fund ideas, not pedigree, to find fresh insight

U.S. Holocaust Museum Revokes Award to Aung San Suu Kyi

Samia Halaby is an 81-year-old Commodore Amiga artist

How America’s identity politics went from inclusion to division (uniters are what we need now – more uniters, please!)

This dreamy boutique hotel in California is made up of 11 refurbished Airstreams

Facebook’s VPN Service Onavo Protect Collects Personal Data — Even When It’s Switched Off

EFF: Geek Squad has been working with the FBI for a decade

Diagramming for Developers (I thought these were called ‘mind maps’ now?)

Julia Evans: A few things I’ve learned about computer networking

Energy Industry Worried About Cyber Attacks – But Doesn’t Really Know What To Do (answer: decentralize – not them: you/us, obvs.)

Mental health food

Everyone Is Going Through Something

Banks Look to Break Government’s Hold on Student-Loan Market (A WSJ headline for amusement; translation: the “greedy liars on Wall Street” always push to ‘privatize’ because stealing from the poor is the only way they know how to make $$$.)

Arctic has warmest winter on record: ‘Never seen anything like this’

How to save all the cool posts you find on social media

Has dopamine got us hooked on tech?

What Happened to My Mind & Body When I Quit My Phone for a Week

el motos

Aston Martin’s Lagonda concept car is breathtaking

(low whistle, eh?)

Aston Martin’s Lagonda concept car is breathtaking

Honda’s Urban EV pre-orders start in early 2019

Mercedes’ Futuristic Headlights Shine Warning Symbols on the Road, and They’re No Longer Just a Concept