Weekly Web Harvest for 2020-12-13
- Antimemetics Division Hub – SCP Foundation
But anomalous antimemes are another matter entirely. How do you contain something you can’t record or remember? How do you fight a war against an enemy with effortless, perfect camouflage, when you can never even know that you’re at war?
Welcome to the Antimemetics Division.
No, this is not your first day.
- qntmyrrh on Twitter: “There is no such thing as an algorithm” / Twitter
“There is only a person who made a bad decision hiding behind the machine they used to make it”
“Our very complex spreadsheet clearly didn’t work”
“The purpose of an algorithm is its bias”
- Labster | 100+ virtual labs for universities and high schools
need to look at this more
- One way to fight climate change: Make your own glaciers.
He realized that he could help villages freeze water in winter for use in spring. Shading vast expanses of ice was impractical, but a tall mound would shade its own interior—and the steeper the sides, the better, because that reduces the area exposed to the sun. “High school math told me that a cone was the simple answer,”