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Coronacrisis, why meat consumption is the cause of the coronavirus 

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exiftool -v '-Directory<DateTimeOriginal' -d %Y . # *Move* photos in the current directory with EXIF data to directories according to the year created/taken and be verbose about it. This will automatically create the directories for you.

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Feeling Trapped? Try Being a Dolphin at SeaWorld

#SeaWorld is closed temporarily because of the #coronavirus. But the misery endured by the #whales and #dolphins in its tanks isn't temporary, unless we help.


I'm in love with this Phoenix Fire Convention 2018 aftermovie. An awesome memory of a gathering that is even more awesome than it might seem! 🙂


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"Venting", as in complaining, is just letting off emotional steam, and healthy, right?

Not quite.

Brains work much like muscles, in that whatever you do a lot of, it becomes better at.

So if you get into the habit of complaining, your brain will become better and better about finding more and more things to complain about. You will slowly become a strong, powerful unhappiness machine.

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I have no idea why the folks run their own Internet speed test service, but I'm definitely going to use this now instead of the proprietary sketchy ones out there. They even back it with a CDN.


It uses the LibreSpeed project:


Very cool.

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Revealed: quarter of all tweets about #climatecrisis produced by bots

Draft of Brown study says findings suggest ‘substantial impact of mechanized bots in amplifying denialist messages’


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"Artificial intelligence yields drug that halts antibiotic-resistant bacteria

A new deep learning algorithm helped researchers identify a powerful new antibiotic compound that kills many of the world's most problematic, disease-causing bacterias, including those which have so far been resistant to common antibiotics."

Great news, as #animalagriculture's systematic use of antibiotics is taking the world closer to a pre-penicillin catastrophic scenario every day. 80% of #antibiotics are used on #animals that are unnecessarily killed and eaten by humans and this regular ingestion of antibiotics is causing dangerous antibiotics resistance in bacteries


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RT @nukeador@twitter.com

Happy to see that the @mozilla@twitter.com matrix instance is now federated with the rest of the @matrixdotorg@twitter.com network.

Federated communication, here we go!


🐦🔗: twitter.com/nukeador/status/12

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Yay! We've been accepted into Google Summer of Code as an organisation again this year - calling all students: if you have a free summer and want to help build Matrix get thinking of proposals! summerofcode.withgoogle.com/or #gsoc #gsoc2020

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Probably the biggest things I've learnt by using linux and bsd are to have patience and to read manuals/documentation.

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The Ecological Psychology Film Workshop Program is being born this Monday February 10 with its first session on Climate Change, here in 's

Come and watch Before the Flood, a documentary mapping the effects of climate change on the environment and our reactions to it; get a clear framework to think and talk about the topic and sharpen your knowledge by discussing with others!

Donation based event, bring your own drinks and snacks!


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HA, this post coming from my #pinephone courtesy of Ubuntu Touch! This is the most stable of all I've hacked on so far. Very impressive!

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Apparently, this is what happens when you forget to put the frames in a beehive, and the bees get to build how they feel, via Naked Capitalism: nakedcapitalism.com/2020/02/li

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