From a draft #Hackerspace membership agreement:
"As a member, I agree to admit that there will be times that I am wrong."
*When someone asks me what's the fediverse*
"You see, it's like our oceans. We've got the Pacific, Artic, Indian, but all of them are just filled with the same water.
We've got Mastodon, Pleroma, Pixelfed, they all are connected the same way, but contains different sorts of species, different currents, different names at different places.
you don't know where exactly each ocean ends, but everything is filled with the same lovely people, mate"
"Co-op City at 50 -
The largest cooperative apartment complex ever built has a fascinating history"
This is perverse beyond words. A white hat finds a severe vulnerability, it's ignored, and then the hacker is prosecuted and may get prison time because "his actions may have posed danger to society". The vulnerability is what's causing the danger.
Researchers create nickel with nanoscale pores that make it as strong as titanium but four to five times lighter. The porous structure is responsible for its high strength-to-weight ratio, and makes it more akin to natural materials, like wood.
Normally, the #PolarVortex 🌀 swirls around the Arctic, trapping cold air near the Pole. Recently, this pressure system has been less stable, spilling colder air south & bringing record-low temperatures 🌡 to parts of the continental U.S.