Why does #fantasy immediately mean dragons, elves, fairies, dragons, wizards, orcs, witches, spirits, dwarves, and all that jazz? Hasn't that gotten boring by now? I know I am...
Have we reached peak imagination?
To beat the summer heat, passive cooling really works
Opening the windows at night and pulling down shades during the sunniest part of the afternoon can keep homes from becoming dangerously hot during extreme heat waves.
Anybody else just want to become a farmer on an autark compound and not have to deal with #softwareDevelopment ever again?
New treatment option shows promise in clearing HPV infection
Daily use of a mushroom extract supported the immune system in clearing human papillomavirus (HPV) infections, according to researchers with UTHealth Houston. The study was published today in Frontiers in Oncology.
There is no 'safest spot' to minimize risk of COVID-19 transmission on trains
Researchers have demonstrated how airborne diseases such as COVID-19 spread along the length of a train carriage and found that there is no "safest spot" for passengers to minimize the risk of transmission.
The secret lives of mites in the skin of our faces
Microscopic mites that live in human pores and mate on our faces at night are becoming such simplified organisms, due to their unusual lifestyles, that they may soon become one with humans, new research has found.
Cloudflare 2 Stunden lang ausgefallen - Ein gutes Beispiel dafür, dass digitale Abhängigkeiten von amerikanischen Diensten böse ins Auge gehen können...
💼 We are hiring!
open roles for:
- Web developer
- Full stack developer
- Instance admin
- OnlyOffice engineer
Maybe we need to have a #webStandard that allows us to send money to websites in a programmable manner and with verification.
For example: I transfer 10€ (or the equivalent in crypto) to an account every month. Then say I want 1€ to go to wikipedia, 3€ to be split amongst the top 3 news websites I have browsed that month, another 3€ to the top 3 peertube channels I watched, and the remaining 3€ to my month's favorite software project's domain.
Would we still need #ads?
Lol. Da gibts ne einfache Lösung: 100k als Einstiegsgehalt für SW-Dev, dann kommen die Leute schon!
This week in KDE: non-blurry XWayland apps!
Climate change is shifting state views on nuclear power
In many of the states with the nation's most aggressive climate goals, officials are investing millions of dollars to save the power source that was long the No. 1 target of many environmental activists: nuclear plants.
CO2-Budget: Deutschland geht in den Dispo
Es wird zunehmend unrealistischer, das 1,5-Grad-Limit aus dem Pariser Klimavertrag noch zu halten. Auch Deutschland dürfte das Ziel klar verfehlen, wie ein Beratergremium der Bundesregierung in einem neuen Gutachten zeigt.