Yay. 😃 A new translation of the book, "Kiki’s Delivery Service" by Eiko Kadono, is out. Yes, this was the book the Studio Ghibli movie was based on.
And also meet the resident chemical cat. 🙂
"Why are some people allergic to cats? Why does cat pee smell so bad? And why do cats love catnip? This graphic looks at some of the answers!
I’ve recently become a cat owner: meet Linus (Pawling)!"
@mansr It's already been awarded in 2005. This is a follow-up to the earlier research.
Apparently, curators have been bored during lock down: https://twitter.com/hashtag/BestMuseumBum
CERN’s Giant 94,000 eBook Library Gives Open Access to 126 New Books
The Library had previously made more than 94,000 eBooks available to the CERN community.
@mansr Someone did that actually
This is so fitting about #impostorsyndrome by Nat Sharpe.
As someone put it in the replies:
Death Star bad - Flower good!
Bunnie Huang's initial look at the Singapore Contact Tracing Tokens to be introduced. Also includes a brief look at the EU's Simmel project.
In short, a hardware token is better than an app in the trade off between privacy and health for contact tracing.
Expert on chocolate consumption
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