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This chicken can predict the depth of a hurricane season. Right here’s how. Nationwide Geographic

This songbird’s genes might present how local weather change has sped up evolution WaPo

Jackson Gap: established coverage fashions are below menace FT

Local weather

Earth’s ‘third pole’ and its position in international local weather

Is Low-cost Fuel Value Our Youngsters’s Well being? The Brockovich Report

Discovering a Inexperienced Marx: Kohei Saito’s Marx within the Anthropocene Protean Journal


Local weather change might pressure extra farmers and ranchers to think about irrigation Chicago Tribune

Drought-hit Panama Canal to limit entry for one 12 months Agence France Presse

Europe’s water disaster: how provides turned to ‘gold mud’ FT


Eugenics, straight up (1):

Not one single point out of airborne transmisson, air flow, or masking. Not one. Cohen does, after all, point out “frequent sense methods like washing your arms.” 

Eugenics, straight up (2):

What sort of Propagandaministerium are they working over there on the Stanford College of Drugs, anyhow?

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Public Pushes Again On CDC’s Plan To Weaken An infection Management Forbes

Sufferers requested a CDC advisory panel to be extra clear. Then their feedback disappeared. Supply NM. The deck: “CDC re-posts YouTube recording of public assembly after taking it down.”

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Extra All-Trigger Mortality in China After Ending the Zero COVID Coverage JAMA. From the Summary: “[A]n estimated 1.87 million extra deaths occurred amongst people 30 years and older throughout the first 2 months after the tip of China’s zero COVID coverage. Extra deaths predominantly occurred amongst older people and have been noticed throughout all provinces in mainland China, except Tibet.” Life is affordable within the Orient. Versus the West, the place each life issues.

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What that you must find out about BA.2.86, the brand new ‘extremely mutated’ COVID variant Right now

As faculties resume, CDC reviews new rise in COVID emergency room visits from adolescents CBS. NC readers know that ER Covid visits have been rising for weeks.

BRICS is pretend Noah Smith, Noahpinion. If Biden desires to name BRICS, who picks up the cellphone on the opposite finish?


How China’s financial disaster serves as unparalleled trial by hearth for Premier Li Qiang South China Morning Submit

Nation Backyard to Be Minimize From Hong Kong’s Grasp Seng Index Bloomberg

China Ponders Russia’s Logistical Challenges within the Ukraine Warfare The Diplomat

Non-Occasions New Left Evaluation. Chinese language portray.

The Japanese scholar dorm that governs itself The Face


The Structure Isn’t a Colonial Imposition – It Emerged From a Nice Mass Motion The Wire


Charismatic chief is gone however Wagner will survive in Africa, analysts say Al Jazeera


Six Tropes to Look Out for That Distort Israel/Palestine Protection FAIR

New Not-So-Chilly Warfare

Ukraine will pace up advance on southern entrance, commander says Reuters

Ukraine’s military has damaged by the primary line of Russian protection in ‘bloody, lengthy, and gradual’ counteroffensive, US Gen. Milley says Enterprise Insider. I’m not seeing aerial photographs or movies with dragons’ tooth. 

Ukraine’s Armed Forces strategy subsequent breakthrough of Russian defensive positions – ISW Ukrainska Pravda

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The Ukrainian counteroffensive has already failed. The West might restrict the harm by opening negotiations with Moscow. Unique interview with Professor Geoffrey Roberts (Google translate) Strumenti Politici

How Russia’s Warfare In Ukraine May ‘Collapse’ 1945. This pearl of knowledge:

Moltke lays out the logic succinctly: “”The tactical protection is the stronger [form of war], the strategic offensive the simpler kind—and the one one which results in the aim.”” In different phrases, the contender that seizes or occupies some object or parcel of territory, then defends it tactically, primes itself for strategic and finally political success. In colloquial phrases: seize one thing and maintain it, and dare your enemy to return and take it again whereas preventing at a frightening drawback. For the German sage, briefly, waging offense by protection blazes a path to triumph.

Benefit: Russia.

Hmm. Perhaps if the Confederacy had tried that….

Time and Logistics are Working Towards Ukraine Nationwide Curiosity

Ukraine’s Useless Seek for Marvel Weapons The American Conservative

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SITREP 8/26/23: Wagner Denouement and BRICS Rebirth Simplicius the Thinkers(s)

Who killed Yevgeny Prigozhin? Gilbert Doctorow

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Medical Companies chief who criticised poor high quality of tourniquets is severely reprimanded Ukrainska Pravda

OPINION: The Delusion of Ukraine as ‘Most Corrupt Nation within the World’ Kyiv Submit

Biden Administration

Everybody Needs to Discuss to Gina Raimondo–Even China WSJ


Trump marketing campaign raises $7.1 million in fundraising since mugshot was taken Thursday, Fox Information confirms FOX as a result of Trump Pays $12 Further To Get The Cool Laser Background Mugshot The Babylon Bee

Trump’s Prosecution Is America’s Final Hope Wired. The deck: “Social norms—not legal guidelines—are the underlying cloth of democracy. The Georgia indictment in opposition to Donald Trump is the final device remaining to restore that which he’s torn aside.” So we’re prosecuting Trump as a result of the Norms Fairy is having a tragic? Actually?

A Trump Victory Would Create a Constitutional Disaster David Atkins, Washington Month-to-month. Personally, I believe normalizing the idea that one occasion’s election officers can take one other occasion’s candidates off the poll in “self-executing” style is already a Constitutional disaster (albeit a disaster in our unwritten Structure, since political events aren’t Constitutional entities. I say this, in full multitude-containing mode, having simply slagged “norms” above).

Is Trump disqualified for the N.H. major? The secretary of state is looking for authorized recommendation. Boston Globe

Trump co-defendant denied bond, held in jail The Hill. “Harrison Floyd, the chief of Black Voices for Trump.”

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Former Ukrainian prosecutor Viktor Shokin accuses Joe Biden, Hunter and Burisma of corruption and claims he was POISONED twice by enemies attempting to silence him Each day Mail

Spook Nation

CIA stairwell assault amongst flood of sexual misconduct complaints at spy company ABC

Digital Watch

California DMV Steps Into Autonomous Taxi Debate, Tells Cruise to Halve Its Fleet In SF SFist

Open challenges in LLM analysis Chip Huyen

The Bezzle

‘Nugatory’ forest carbon offsets danger exacerbating local weather change

Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa  Vogue

Can quick style kick its soiled habits? FT. No.

Provide Chain

A rice scarcity is sending costs hovering the world over. And issues might worsen AP

Excessive warmth might trigger an olive oil scarcity, skyrocket costs CBS

The Delusion of World Grain Shortages Enterprise & Finance

The Jackpot

The polycrisis Aeon

Overcoming worry Funding the Future. “Fireplace and worry, good servants, unhealthy lords.” –Ursula LeGuin, The Left Hand of Darkness

Class Warfare

Meals supply startup Getir to chop 11% of employees in international restructuring Reuters

The Vicious, Multibillion-Greenback Warfare Over Sports activities Buying and selling Playing cards The New Republic

How Musk, Thiel, Zuckerberg, and Andreessen—4 Billionaire Techno-Oligarchs—Are Creating an Alternate, Autocratic Actuality Self-importance Honest. They’re the oligarchs who at present get probably the most press. However there are others, simply as “efficient.”

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