Tuesday, March 31, 2020

MacBook Air 2020 Review

"MacBook Air 2020 review: The most boring Mac is among the best". (Via H.R.)

Computation And Battles

"How computational power -- or its absence -- shaped World War naval battles"

Monday, March 30, 2020

Video Meeting Tips

"The Dos and Don'ts of Online Video Meetings"

Molecular Wakes

"People leave molecular wakes that may give away their secrets"

Friday, March 27, 2020

Hot Tiles

"Picking Up Glowing Hot Space Shuttle Tiles with Bare Hands"

Full Spectrum Sensor

"Scientists create quantum sensor that covers entire radio frequency spectrum". (Via H.R.)

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Happiness Course

"Stuck at Home? Take Yale's Most Popular Course Ever: The Science of Happiness"

Downloadable Books

"45 places you can download tens of thousands books, plays and other literary texts completely legally for free"

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

[Off Topic] Hsieh Forbes Column: How Will Doctors Allocate Scarce Medical Resources

[Off Topic] My latest Forbes piece is on the difficult topic of rationing health care: "How Will Doctors Allocate Scarce Medical Resources During The COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic?"

Old Sword

"Graduate Student Discovers One of World's Oldest Swords in Mislabeled Monastery Display"

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Monday, March 23, 2020

Will It Flush?

"So You've Run Out of Toilet Paper. What Else Will Flush?"

Beautiful Music

"A Girl Makes Music Without Irony or Ugliness". (Via S.Z.)

Friday, March 20, 2020

Virtual Dinner Parties

"Here's How to Have Your Own Virtual Dinner Party During Coronavirus Quarantine"

Coping With Layoffs

"Layoffs are Coming"

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Virtual Museum Tours

If you're housebound, consider these virtual museum tours. (Via S.M.)

Desperate Gamblers

"How Desperate are Gamblers with No Sports to Bet On? This Desperate."