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Apr 8
17

I can’t stress how nice it is to have the option to clip this speaker onto a backpack with a carabiner for, say, camping or hiking Read more

Apr 6
15

No need for the attitude - please try acting like the professional you are claiming to be. All those cars have wind deflectors, low seating positions, and bodywork that are exactly what I was talking about with cars designed to run without a windshield. Your render does not include that (or at least not that I can Read more

Apr 6
2

You explained your plan. It’s ridiculous and pretty unrealistic with any sort of practical budget.

Apr 5
20

Spend the Extra $$$ and get non Harbor Freight Cut off disks that don’t explode Read more

Apr 2
9

People, people, attention:

Daft Punk didn’t die. Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter are still alive, very wealthy and still making music. They just decided not to pretend to be robots anymore. They will continue to make music, individually and together, work on soundtracks and produce other bands, for

Apr 2
2

Some calories will wind up in the broth, since the noods themselves are fried, and some of the fat and starches will leech out of the noodles and into the broth. So, technically, it’s not calorie free.

Mar 29
1

You could same the same about giving airtime to a president who suggests to inject sanitizing chemicals, but we get what we vote for.

Mar 27
3

Thaaaaaank you! Bugs the hell out of me too. I know science educators anthropomorphize complex topics to try to help lay people understand, but it does not work and if anything makes people understand even less. People really gotta knock that shit off.

Mar 27
1

Exactly. I feel like the real reason people here are upset about this is that it feeds into a racist/right wing narrative. That is, of course, bad. But the origin isn’t the point. The point is that this was a reminder of how bad we are at handling these kinds of things. That said, it would probably be nice if China Read more

Mar 27
10

In fact a lot of the current research I’ve seen on Nature is saying that it now seems most likely that the virus was transmitted to humans in the countryside around Wuhan and carried by them to the market. The busy market being a crowded, busy super spreader environment which is why it was noticed there first. Read more

Mar 27
18

it takes a while for it to figure out how to become more and more efficient in human-to-human transmission.”

one of my biggest things I hate is when people, whether scientists or laypeople, attribute intelligence to the random dice of evolution

Mar 26
19

As a toadie of the trump administration, his opinion has no value, and in fact, should be discounted lower than an average layperson.

Mar 26
16

Eh,... Until we reach a point that we know what happened (if we ever actually do) his opinion as an expert has some value if it is consistent with the facts. Discussing his beliefs without talking about ballpark probabilities is irresponsible. Read more

Mar 26
27

Normally, when a pathogen goes from a zoonot to human, it takes a while for it to figure out how to become more and more efficient in human-to-human transmission.” Read more

Mar 26
37

Redfield was careful to couch his statement as simply an opinion but cited his long career as a virologist in justifying his belief.” Read more