2016 movie scrips for the downloading. In case you're interested. (Grokked from Ken McConnell)
The Hidden Brain podcast, episode 56 on Getting Unstuck. I really suggest listening (as the description isn't the full story).
"Two groups followed (Norman) Yao's blueprint and have already created the first-ever time crystals. The groups at the University of Maryland and Harvard University reported their successes, using two totally different setups, in papers posted online last year, and have submitted the results for publication." (Grokked from Marie Vibbert)
The Periodic Table with indications of where these elements were made. (Grokked from John)
Our border agents are now asking for social media handles for people coming into the US, including citizens. (Grokked from John)
Jim Wright on Trump and the advent of martial law. "This is typical of the same mindset that thinks you can carpet bomb other countries into democracy by dropping freedom from B-52s."
Their starting to fall. "The chief of the Border Patrol has left the agency that's in charge of securing America's borders with Mexico and Canada." (Grokked from Dan)
"On the morning after Donald Trump’s inauguration, acting National Park Service director Michael T. Reynolds received an extraordinary summons: The new president wanted to talk to him… In a Saturday phone call, Trump personally ordered Reynolds to produce additional photographs of the previous day’s crowds on the Mall, according to three individuals who have knowledge of the conversation. The president believed that the photos might prove that the media had lied in reporting that attendance had been no better than average." The president is unhinged. (Grokked from Laura J Mixon)