iFixit is crowdsourcing repair information for hospital equipment
re: ecofacism / cilmate change / racism mentioned / eugenics
"but the environment has improved!"
"but we'd be better off with less people"
Firstly, the environment will not recover if all or most humans died. Human intervention is needed to fix what the powerful have caused.
I note such people rarely include themselves in the category of 'people who'd have to die'
When the rich hoard stolen land, water, food and shelter the issue is distribution not population. Also most of the people saying this line are thinking of 'African' countries because racism.
in short, cool motive--still eugenics.
Using models and a game to educate people about why social distancing matters. https://socialdistancegame.com/?sd1=75&sd2=50&d1=7&d2=30
Bad places for project documentation:
* blog posts
* mailing list archives, public
* mailing list archives, private
* private emails
* chat logs
* commit messages
* closed tickets
* open tickets
* letters to the editor, published
* letters to the editor, unpublished
* people's heads
* cave paintings
* DNA of custom bacteria
* interstellar probes
* value of pi
New post: Remember this https://emmas.site/blog/2020/03/15/remember-this
If this was Toronto, the geese would know better than to sleep in the bike lanes when @mhoye is about.
Today’s Astronomy Photo of the Day (a long-running web institution) is a spectacular time-lapse of the stage separation, 2nd stage start, and 1st stage burnback of a Falcon 9 launch vehicle. A good way to remember the Web’s 31st b-day. https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap200312.html
Since it's the topic du jour, I thought I might try blogging some thoughts about working-from-home
Silicon Valley’s two-tier system of FTEs and contractors risks public health. https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2020/mar/12/coronavirus-divides-tech-workers-into-the-worthy-and-unworthy-sick
San Jose passed an temporary ban on evictions, but it still puts a burden on underpaid, hourly workers to provide documentation to bourgeois landlords (who are whining, of course.) https://sanjosespotlight.com/san-jose-adopts-a-ban-on-evictions-amid-coronavirus-outbreak/
Monstrous queer woman who helps make web browsers.
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