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Makers vs Managers: The Battle Over Remote Work
The insistence on bringing workers back to the office, when they’re both happier and more productive at home, ignores the reality of office culture and its adverse effect on how makers work. 
Name that animal (in Proto-Indo-European)
Etymologica: moe(de)rneuker
Deadly Fungi Are the Newest Emerging Microbe Threat All Over the World - Scientific American
Sinead O’Connor Remembers Things Differently
The mainstream narrative is that a pop star ripped up a photo of the pope on SNL and derailed her life. What if the opposite were true?
Susan Cain: The power of introverts | TED Talk
In a culture where being social and outgoing are prized above all else, it can be difficult, even shameful, to be an introvert. But [..] introverts bring extraordinary talents and abilities to the world, and should be encouraged and celebrated.
‘I am seeking justice’: Tulsa massacre survivor, 107, testifies to US Congress
Viola Fletcher is the oldest survivor of the racist attack on the city’s ‘Black Wall Street’ in 1921 that left up to 300 African Americans dead
“The Mark of the Beast”: Georgian Britain’s Anti-Vaxxer Movement
explores the “vacca” in the first-ever vaccine: its bovine origins and the widespread worry that immunity came with beastly side effects.
The Botanist Who Defied Stalin
His dream of feeding the world died in prison. His dream of a seed bank lives on.
De 12 dingen die je beter niet tegen een vrouw kunt zeggen
Uit onderzoek blijkt dat vrouwen vaker kleinerend worden toegesproken (op het werk) dan mannen, hoorde Japke-d. Bouma. Met „dwingelandje” bijvoorbeeld, zoals informateur Mariëtte Hamer afgelopen week. Een lijstje met de ergste voorbeelden.
Indo Dutch Cuisine
The Fusion Cuisine You’ve Never Heard Of
A Love Letter to HTML & CSS
I see you. In the back there, behind JavaScript and React and PHP and all those “real” programming languages, I see you. And I appreciate you.