#Space trash cleanup: ESA signs off on first-ever mission
Kilian Jornet and others attempt a 24 hour track #running challenge:
What do you say about this, Ilon Mask? *gg*
( You might want to turn on subtitles. The song is not translated, but I can do it here if someone is interested. A very beautiful cyberfolk song. :) )
If anyone else wants to see a guy with a beard talk to camera about Medieval Transport for an hour, have I got the video for you! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tdguh1D-fOk
Bonus: around 4min there's a great graphic of Areas Of Britain More Than A Day's Walk From A Navigable River!
Economics UK boringbutimportant
Richard Murphy points out that the official government budget forecasts are likely to be wildly inaccurate:
Diary! Reading: "Zone One", "Science(ish)", "Hatchet", "The Twenty-One Balloons", "Charlotte's Web", "Permananent Record", "Wanderers", "The Motion of the Body Through Space". Me. Links. https://www.hulver.com/scoop/story/2020/11/23/7727/6659
COVID UK Politics
UK Residents: Petition for the UK government to fully fund schools for Covid-19 costs
(At present they're just covering a tiny fraction of the cost of safety measures and lost revenue from renting out buildings)
Actually I quite like this suggestion to have Christmas in July instead with an extra public holiday
Ha! They may think I'm "obsessive" about food instructions, but this said Stir Halfway Through Cooking and I actually did it at 9 minutes out of the 20 #daredevil
Thomas Piketty: Global inequalities: where do we stand?
Every morning I ask 6yo whether he wants toast, muesli or porridge for breakfast. Every day he thinks carefully for 1-2 minutes and says "porridge". He gets absolutely furious if I make porridge without asking him first. #parenting
Huge wind-assisted car carrier ship planned for 2024
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