13 Sep 2017

Links of interest

  1. Read this if your on social media! How Technology is Hijacking Your Mind
  2. Why men "can't see" gender bias in science
  3. A nice animation of the foundation of US cities (1600 to present)
  4. How to retire in your 30s (hint: spend less)
  5. Reddit's founder on how to start up "right"
  6. A prepaid-card system popular with the urban poor of several African countries
  7. Why are crypto-currency prices volatile? Check out this list of hacks
  8. The academic history (and not) of bitcoin
  9. An update on Malthusian thinking (i.e., humans vs carrying capacity)
  10. Dutch bike culture grows but air pollution is a problem


  1. There is no link on item 9.

    1. Fixed. Thanks! http://nautil.us/issue/51/limits/will-the-earth-ever-fill-up-rp

  2. Hi David.
    Thanks for making your Life Plus Two Meters available free on Kindle.
    This link popped up today from our SF PBS station:https://ww2.kqed.org/science/2017/09/10/design-teams-attack-growing-threat-for-bay-area-flooding-rising-seas/


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