While Americans' unconscious bias on the basis of sexual orientation and race dropped dramatically over a decade, bias against people based on body weight rose, a new study shows.
Let's play a game, to help some of the newcomers make connections: name subjects and topics that interest you but aren't in your profile, as tags so they are searchable. Then boost this post or repeat its instructions so others know to do the same.
cromulent - a short story
[suggested by @FrozenError]
Alex and Mark made a beeline for the installation. A giant Plexiglas sandbox filled with soil, topped with lush natural grass and decorated with a single beat-up plastic pink flamingo. Mark found the blurb, below the artist's biography on the wall.
"'The ersatz and the cromulent speak in a different register than natural or the robust, but it is still a voice worth pay attention to.'"
"Told you I'd get it in there. You owe me five bucks."
Time for some #coffee!
- a microSD card weighs somewhere around 0.4g
- the highest capacity microSD that's easily available is 256GB
- a trebuchet can throw a 90kg projectile over 300m
90kg worth of microSD cards is 225,000 of them
Therefore a trebuchet can throw 57.6PB of data over 300m
This would have the highest throughput of any telecommunications network ever created
oh wow, Omega are starting to make Caliber 321 movements again
For those who aren't total watch nerds, this is the watch movement that went to the moon inside the Speedmaster chronographs that were used in the Apollo program
I'm a father of 2 girls, a technology enthusiast, and a test engineer during the day.
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