Lovely Child Giraffe With out Spots Would possibly Be One among a Form ScienceAlert (Chuck L)
Barnacles could assist reveal location of misplaced Malaysia Airways flight MH370 ScienceBlog (Dr. Kevin)
At What Tipping Level Does an Embryo Mannequin Grow to be an Embryo? Univadis (Dr, Kevin)
Lyme Illness Has No Treatment However a New Vaccine Is Coming Bloomberg (Dr. Kevin)
The Query of Geophagy: Why Eat Grime? JSTOR (Micael T)
A intercourse educator explains orgasms Large Assume. Micael T: “NSFW or not, the weekend is right here.”
US College Districts Halt In-Individual Lessons Amid COVID, Strep, Flu Outbreaks Breaking911 (Kevin W)
Nobody may have foreseen this. https://t.co/LDoAjO9nsZ
— T. Ryan Gregory (@TRyanGregory) August 26, 2023
UMass Memorial reinstates workers masks mandate after ‘dramatic improve’ in COVID instanceshttps://t.co/a5KsdnFqDl
— Yaneer Bar-Yam (@yaneerbaryam) August 25, 2023
Why BA.2.86 covid variant instances have scientists apprehensive Washington Put up (Dr. Kevin)
Hawaii names 388 people who find themselves nonetheless unaccounted for after wildfires Washington Put up (Kevin W)
Fukushima water launch: why China’s ban on Japanese seafood may backfire South China Morning Put up. China doesn’t have nice grounds for caviling. I might by no means eat tilapia (70% from China) or shrimp except certain of its provenance as a result of China’s waters are so polluted.
Computation energy as industrial coverage
One thing to consider. At china’s current computation convention, they reported to have 197 eflops of computation + 7.6m mainframes. Of which, 25%+ used for ai
Computation energy seeing 30% cagr which implies China will most likely be #1 right here… pic.twitter.com/Mj362TFRIL
— tphuang (@tphuang) August 22, 2023
The event of China will shatter all bad-mouthing voices: World Occasions editorial World Occasions. Although the Chinese language have a tendency to come back off as overly delicate to Western criticism, this reads as if the girl doth protest an excessive amount of. Having stated that, tales like at the moment’s lead piece within the New York Occasions, A Disaster of Confidence Is Gripping China’s Economic system, should be annoying.
New Not-So-Chilly Warfare
So A lot Successful … And Extra … Moon of Alabama (Kevin W)
All of the Proof Factors To Kyiv Spiegel (Kevin W). Odd that that is showing now.
Dutch brewer Heineken sells its Russian operations for 1 euro, taking a 300-million-euro hit Related Press (Kevin W)
Who’s afraid of Prigozhin and Wagner? Indian Punchline. Word: “Prigozhin was a useless man strolling for staging such an idiotic act, after his safety cowl was withdrawn by the state.”
Consultants See Indicators of Sabotage in Crash Footage Wall Road Journal. Lead story.
Rus Officers Say Main Rus Offensive Coming; Ukr Tries Fails Seize Rabotino; Zaluzhny Warns US Alexander Mercouris, YouTube. Good shout out, plus helpful updates on Robotino and Putin’s full remarks on Prigozhin.
Akhmetov Allocates 165M EUR Over 18 Months to Help the Ukrainian Armed Forces and Civilians Trendy Diplomacy. Micael T: “What do they are saying? Beware billionaires bearing items?”
Israeli activist Shikma Bressler: ‘Individuals really feel they can’t serve a dictatorship’ Monetary Occasions (David L)
Large Brother is Watching You Watch
Imperial Collapse Watch
“Nobody is speaking a couple of single forex now. Anyway, all consideration is now centered on discovering methods to make sure our mutual commerce, mutual financial initiatives and investments in such a manner in order to not rely upon the system managed by america and its Western allies,” he stated.
Maybe essentially the most boring chart on the earth
The shares of the key currencies in international reserves, as reported to the IMF.
— Brad Setser (@Brad_Setser) August 25, 2023
“Reshuffling World Order” on Press TV (Iran) Gilbert Doctorow. Word:
I emphasize that the mission of BRICS, as set out in its Declaration, is to not overthrow the establishments of worldwide governance that have been arrange following WWII, particularly the United Nations and the Bretton Woods establishments (World Financial institution and IMF) however to reform these establishments by making them extra consultant of at the moment’s international distribution of financial and political energy.
The error of NATO’s methods in Asia Asia Occasions (Kevin W)
The Fleeting Mirage of Imagined Supremacy William Schreyer
THE INSPECTOR OF ABU GHRAIB Seymour Hersh (Randy Ok)
This went stay at 5:00 AM EDT on a Saturday. Can be attention-grabbing to see if it will get traction:
A loss of life rattle of any democracy is when a sitting president makes use of the state safety equipment to go after political opponents and canopy up lies and crimes dedicated by himself or his household. Biden is doing that now. His actions make it clear he believes himself to be not the… pic.twitter.com/I4rwbNg0i6
— Tulsi Gabbard 🌺 (@TulsiGabbard) August 26, 2023
The whole Biden Ukraine cowl story is collapsing. It seems the Obama administration didn’t wish to fireplace the prosecutor investigating Burisma, however Biden went rogue. He fired Shokin, as a result of Hunter requested him to and now the fired prosecutor is talking out. He says he believes… pic.twitter.com/luZe7z2JTg
— Jesse Watters (@JesseBWatters) August 26, 2023
Legal professional Sues Trump, Claims He’s Constitutionally Ineligible for Presidency The Messenger (David L). ZOMG, that is foolish. Lacks standing plus how pray inform is Trump the get together to be sued when it’s state officers who’re offering him with poll entry?
GOP Clown Automobile
Our No Longer Free Press
One other Day, One other CIA Press Launch Disguised As Information Caitlin Johnstone (furzy). Too humorous! These Natashas are in every single place! It should be Russian propaganda that explains why an increasing number of persons are not shopping for the “Ukraine is successful” story. Severely, all my years within the US I met ONE Russian, though NYC is awful with Russian “fashions”.
ChatGPT’s most cancers remedy recommendation ‘doubtlessly harmful,’ examine reveals New York Put up (Kevin W)
The Value of Fragmentation: Why the World Economic system Isn’t Prepared for the Shocks Forward Overseas Affairs (Kevin C)
Inflation: Progress and the Path Forward Jerome H. Powell, Federal Reserve
Powell warns inflation ‘too excessive’ in Jackson Gap speech Monetary Occasions
Regardless of What Powell Says, the Fed Is Possible Executed Wall Road Journal
A thriller firm backed by Silicon Valley billionaires has bought tens of 1000’s of acres of land for greater than $800 million to construct a brand new metropolis close to San Francisco Enterprise Insider
Antidote du jour. An previous image of Bob H’s Betsy and Tippy. That is SO coastal Maine!
And a bonus:
Shampoo hat, I believed you favored it… 🛀 pic.twitter.com/zMsp9YE1fA
— why you need to have an animal (@shouldhaveanima) August 25, 2023
See yesterday’s Hyperlinks and Antidote du Jour right here.