Today I learned that there are more kinds of woodpeckers in the US than I can reasonably hope to identify.
This one seems to be a red-bellied woodpecker, from the location and call it made.
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Google's photo sharing thing displays empty rectangles and spinners, and no photos, even when using Google's web browser.
Must be all the machine learning? 🤔
Recieved a text that sounds extremely legit. It has some words in ALL CAPS.
But... is the President trying to get a non-citizen to vote?
I've got to met Hillel in real life only twice, and both times I took a ton of candy from him. Also I once drew him as an octopus giving his Strange Loop talk. I think he liked it.
I am glad that Hillel's book, "Practical TLA+", has been released!
Now looking forward to some light formal methods reading.
Anybody got a real tiny violin?
Whoops, made a typo! Meant 55 °F/13 °C, typed 55 °C.
Thanks to @fitheach for spotting it.
The last monarch pictures I managed to take this year are from September 20 and 23, respectively. They must be on their way to their wintering grounds to Mexico, if they are already not there.
Fun monarch fact: monarchs can't (or don't?) fly when temperature is below 55 °C. Right now we're at 10 °C.
See you next year, little winged friends!
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