CGP Grey / Cortex #121: Travelling Confidence
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Grey successfully travelled, Myke is very excited about his new iPad mini, and they both have their eyes on a new professional computer.

Strong Towns Media - Strong Towns / Small Town. Big Housing Crisis.
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These towns are an example.

Articles and Investigations - ProPublica / How to Avoid Being Scammed by Fake Job Ads
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Research the identity of the person posting the ad
Cybercriminals are creating fake profiles on LinkedIn and Facebook meant to resemble individuals at real companies who are posting job ads.

iFixit News / Teardown Teaser: Is the 2021 MacBook Pro Repairable?
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Stay tuned!

Atlas Obscura - Latest Articles and Places / Halloween Used to Be a Lot More Romantic
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How to play: You can find instructions on Gastro Obscura .

Atlas Obscura - Latest Articles and Places / Ciampate del Diavolo (Devil's Footprints) in Foresta, Italy
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When the inhabitants of the villages of Tora and Piccilli went to bed one evening in 1816, their world was just as they had always known it—if you ignored the strange torrential rains that had been pl...

Atlas Obscura - Latest Articles and Places / We Bite Rare & Unusual Plants in New Orleans, Louisiana
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This family-owned little shop of horrors specializes in rare plants.

Atlas Obscura - Latest Articles and Places / Melbourne Rectangular Stadium in Melbourne, Australia
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It wasn't until 2010, that the structure was ready to host its first events.

Articles and Investigations - ProPublica / House Introduces a Sweeping Booster Seat Safety Law to Protect Children in Car Crashes
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The new law would require NHTSA to design tests that mirror the forces of a car crashing into a vehicle where the child in the booster is seated near the collision and a separate test where the child ...

Atlas Obscura - Latest Articles and Places / Internationaal Klompenmuseum (International Clog Museum) in Eelde, Netherlands
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While they are almost extinct now, wooden shoes or clogs were once the main form of footwear in the country.

Atlas Obscura - Latest Articles and Places / Washington Canoe Club in Washington, D.C.
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Among members of the club are Olympic competitors and even medalists.

Strong Towns Media - Strong Towns / Sorry, but a $10 Million Sewer System Won't Fix Your Economy
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So what happened when Island Falls put this $10 million sewer investment to a vote with their 781 residents?

Atlas Obscura - Latest Articles and Places / What Happens to Caves When Wildfires Scorch the Surface?
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“We saw increased species diversity in our burned area caves compared to the unburned caves.”

Atlas Obscura - Latest Articles and Places / The Family Vault of the Dukes of Courland in Jelgava, Latvia
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The oldest pewter sarcophagus belongs to Sigismund Albert, the son of Duke Gotthard.

Atlas Obscura - Latest Articles and Places / Is This a Scene From a Sci-Fi Horror Flick a Rare Atmospheric Phenomenon?
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“These last ones came with something extra,” Pesquet posted across his social media accounts when describing the surprising shade.

Atlas Obscura - Latest Articles and Places / Leonora Carrington Museum in Xilitla, Mexico
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However, it was her encounter with the famous German surrealist painter Max Ernst that changed her life.

Atlas Obscura - Latest Articles and Places / Podcast: Clown Motel
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In this episode of The Atlas Obscura Podcast , we visit Tonopah, Nevada, home to an inn on the edge of the desert that’s packed with statues and figurines of clowns.

Strong Towns Media - Strong Towns / 10 Reasons to Not Trust ODOT's Environmental Claims
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For years at City Observatory, we’ve been following the Oregon Department of Transportation’s (ODOT’s) proposed I-5 Rose Quarter freeway widening project.

Articles and Investigations - ProPublica / Scammers Are Using Fake Job Ads to Steal People’s Identities
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The person claiming to be the Steak ‘n Shake’s hiring manager requested copies of Vásquez’s personal records to verify her identity.

Schneier on Security / New York Times Journalist Hacked with NSO Spyware
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The world needs to do something about these cyberweapons arms manufacturers.

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