October 2020

Flutter Web: A Fractal of Bad Design

#web #programming #ethics

The Theremin Is 100 Years Old; Celebrating The Spookiest Of Instruments

#cool #music #tech

30 Times Male Authors Showed They Barely Know Anything About Women

#books #gender

RIAA’s YouTube-DL Takedown Ticks Off Developers and GitHub’s CEO

#internet #law

Two Rare Photographs of the X-Rated Furniture of Catherine the Great

Not Safe For Work!

#sexuality #history #photos

Study supports link between traffic-related air pollution and mental disorders

#environment #health

How Oslo Achieved Zero Pedestrian and Bicycle Fatalities, and How Others Can Apply What Worked

#cars #cities

Coronavirus in Africa: Five reasons why Covid-19 has been less deadly than elsewhere

#pandemic #africa

A B.C. research project gave homeless people $7,500 each — the results were 'beautifully surprising'

#work #economics

See the secret buildings that make cities run

#cities #architecture

The ecological impact of fences

#animals #environment #architecture