Friday, March 05, 2021

Imaginary Numbers May Be Essential

"Imaginary Numbers May Be Essential for Describing Reality"

Reese's All PB Cups

"All peanut butter, all the time: Reese's peanut butter cups without chocolate arriving in April".

Commentary: I like peanut butter. But if I wanted an all peanut butter cup, I could also just go to the store, get a jar of my favorite PB, and enjoy it straight from the jar with spoon. 

Which I confess I've done.


Thursday, March 04, 2021

Unlocked Letter

"Digitally Reading 17-Century Locked Letters"

Simplified US

Map of US as seen on Sri Lankan news broadcast. Much simpler!


Tuesday, March 02, 2021

Tip For Surgeons

ProTip for surgeons: Do NOT try to attend your traffic court Zoom meeting at the same time your patient is lying on the OR table

“So unless I’m mistaken, I’m seeing a defendant that’s in the middle of an operating room appearing to be actively engaged in providing services to a patient. Is that correct, Mr. Green? Or should I say Dr. Green?” Link asked over the sounds of suction and the beep-beep of medical devices...

Artificial Hearts

"How to Build an Artificial Heart"

Monday, March 01, 2021

One Does Not Simply Memorize A Speech About Mordor

"The Story Behind Your Favorite Lord of The Rings Meme Is Actually Funnier Than You Think"

Early Globe

"The Earliest Globe to Show the Americas May Have Been Made by Leonardo da Vinci in 1504"


Friday, February 26, 2021

Thursday, February 25, 2021

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Bad Prison Software

"Software bugs reportedly keep Arizona inmates jailed past release dates"

Ice Cycling

"This guy replaced his bike wheels with circular saws so he could ride on a frozen lake." (Via H.R.)