June 2017

Germany gay marriage approved by MPs in snap vote

#sexuality #law #germany

Somebody Peeled 30 Years Of Graffiti, And This Is What Was Underneath

#architecture #vintage

Hattusa: The Ancient Capital of The Hittites

#antiquity #cities

People in 1920s Berlin Nightclubs Flirted via Pneumatic Tubes

When real-world stuff is too implausible to put in a movie like Cabaret.

#culture #tech #history

Tesla car battery production releases as much CO2 as 8 years of gasoline driving

#cars #energy #environment

Cosmopolitanism on the Move: Port Said around 1900

#cities #history

Britain’s politics and politicians are unhinged and the economy is in trouble

Chris Johns: Just wait until austerity-fatigued voters have to live through a Brexit-driven economic slowdown

#uk #economics #politics

Today is the anniversary of the first woman in space

#space #gender

Stanford researcher sheds light on life of lesbians in Nazi Germany

#sexuality #politics #history

Women in tech: Why Bulgaria and Romania are leading in software engineering

#tech #gender

Boxed in: life inside the 'coffin cubicles' of Hong Kong – in pictures

#china #housing

City of Villains: Why I Don’t Trust Batman

#comics #society

Roman Roads

#antiquity #travel #media

Videotapes Are Becoming Unwatchable As Archivists Work To Save Them

#vintage #media #tech