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‘Humans were not centre stage’: how ancient cave art puts us in our place | Art and design | The Guardian

The long read: In our self-obsessed age, the anonymous, mysterious cave art of our ancient ancestors is exhilarating

Oklo launches Aurora advanced fission clean energy plant in US

California-based company Oklo has announced the launch of its Aurora advanced fission clean energy plant in California, US.

Introducing Glush: a robust, human readable, top-down parser compiler

Glush is a new parser compiler based on Glushkov’s construction algorithm – . It offers a human readable grammar, is naturally top-dow...

Glush is a new parser compiler based on Glushkov’s construction algorithm – . It offers a human readable grammar, is naturally top-down and maintains worst case cubic performance for even the most ambiguous grammars.

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GitHub - neomjs/neo: The webworkers driven UI framework (BETA version)

The webworkers driven UI framework (BETA version). Contribute to neomjs/neo development by creating an account on GitHub.

Tony Brooker, Pioneer of Computer Programming, Dies at 94 - The New York Times

After meeting Alan Turing, Mr. Brooker went to work at the University of Manchester and wrote the programming language for the first commer...

After meeting Alan Turing, Mr. Brooker went to work at the University of Manchester and wrote the programming language for the first commercial computer.

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The Next Nuclear Plants Will Be Small, Svelte, and Safer | WIRED

A new generation of reactors will start producing power in the next few years. They're comparatively tiny—and may be key to hitting our c...

A new generation of reactors will start producing power in the next few years. They're comparatively tiny—and may be key to hitting our climate goals.

Confessions of a Book Pirate - The Millions

"TRC" is a self-described bibliophile who has "pirated" thousands of books. How and why does he do it, and what does he think the publishin...

"TRC" is a self-described bibliophile who has "pirated" thousands of books. How and why does he do it, and what does he think the publishing industry should do to curb the looming ebook piracy threat?

Tracking electric scooters in Lisbon - Personal Page of Swen Künzel

An article how I collected the GPS data of electric scooters in Lisbon and the results.

Bloomberg Just Bought CityLab—and Put Half Its Reporters Out of a Job – Mother Jones

Facebook Ads Can Still Discriminate Against Women and Older Workers, Despite a Civil Rights Settlement — ProPublica

New research and Facebook’s own ad archive show that the company’s new system to ensure diverse audiences for housing and employment ad...

New research and Facebook’s own ad archive show that the company’s new system to ensure diverse audiences for housing and employment ads has many of the same problems as its predecessor.

Intel's new RealSense camera brings hi-res LiDAR to a small form factor | ZDNet

With its proprietary LiDAR technology, Intel says the new camera is ideal for indoor use cases that require high levels of depth perception...

With its proprietary LiDAR technology, Intel says the new camera is ideal for indoor use cases that require high levels of depth perception, such as the automation of inventory management.

Deep Learning breakthrough made by Rice University scientists | Ars Technica

Rice University's MACH training system scales further than previous approaches.

Everybody calling the Cybertruck "brutalist" is wrong. | Inverse

Elon Musk said that his company Tesla’s Cybertruck would look like nothing else on the market, and both his critics and fans can agree on...

Elon Musk said that his company Tesla’s Cybertruck would look like nothing else on the market, and both his critics and fans can agree on one thing: promise kept.The truck has earned cheers and jeers, but amidst all the commotion one word has come up again and again and again in describing its design: brutalism.

Maine County Deploys Wide-Area Emergency Public Radio Service

MissionCritical Communications, Radio Resource International, and Public Safety Report - wireless voice and data communications for mobile,...

MissionCritical Communications, Radio Resource International, and Public Safety Report - wireless voice and data communications for mobile, remote and public safety operations

Taylor Swope on Twitter: "We released patch 1.2 of #TheOuterWorlds today, and it includes a fix for the dreaded "the game thinks my companions are dead" bug, which I believe I spent more time investigating than I have for any other individual bug in my career (1/18)"

Why New York City Is On the Verge of Disaster

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Hi, Welcome to BIG, a newsletter about the politics of monopoly. If you’d like to sign up, you can do so here. Or just read on… Last month, New York City faced an intense heat wave, and two power outages in a row. Today I’m going to dig into how we’ve allowed the systems that keep us alive degrade, using New York City’s recent experience with its main utility Con Edison as an example.

The Arctic may have crossed key threshold in a long-dreaded climate feedback - Anchorage Daily News

The consequences will be felt far outside the Arctic in the form of altered weather patterns, increased greenhouse gas emissions, and risin...

The consequences will be felt far outside the Arctic in the form of altered weather patterns, increased greenhouse gas emissions, and rising sea levels, according to a major new federal assessment of the region released Tuesday.

Startup Growth and Venture Returns: What We Found When We Analyzed Thousands of VC Deals | AngelList

If you miss the best-performing seed investment, you will eventually be outperformed by someone who blindly invests in every credible deal.