Week 201934

The terrifying legacy of David Koch
This genius photo experiment shows we are all just sheeple in the consumer matrix
In men, it’s Parkinson’s — in women, it’s hysteria
A diagnosis of Parkinson’s is likely to create sympathy, but a functional diagnosis can stigmatize patients and cast doubt on the legitimacy of their illness.
How Human Collapse Could Really Happen
Between climate change and more, we could be sleepwalking into annihilation
Preindustrial workers worked fewer hours than today’s
A thirteenth-century estime finds that whole peasant families did not put in more than 150 days per year on their land.
Amazon Rainforest fires plunge Brazil into afternoon darkness
Alarmed Brazilians have declared an “apocalypse” as the worst rainforest fires in history ravage the Amazon, plunging a city into darkness.
The Case for Climate Rage – Popula
In climate change, many of these elite white men might be experiencing their very first brush with imposed change, with a force beyond their control upending their lives; that might make them particularly ill-equipped to envision what’s next, let alone lead us there.
How Fanta Was Created for Nazi Germany
The soda was made from apple fibers and a cheese by-product.
2019 Checkbox Styled — Accessible, Simple, CSS-only
Hacking the Sonos Ikea Symfonisk Into a High Quality Speaker Amp