I'm glad the extremely warm, moist winter hasn't put the garden birds off their game, they seem delighted
#birdwatching there's a couple of gorgeous blue tits that like to cavort on the cherry tree I see from my window - sometimes even on the telephone wire right outside
"Gestures" is my fancy word for "doodles" btw
Wow. Opinionated but well-backed up piece on the recent cultural/political history of engineering in India. Cool https://www.shunya.net/Text/Blog/CasteMeritIIT.htm #Culture #Technology #History
I blogged about making the move to Mastodon! https://drumchant.wordpress.com/2021/01/26/the-alternate-web/
Haven't tried out my tablet yet but can say about Huion: 1. They make a damn cheap tablet and 2. They pack a damn nice box #unboxing
First attempt at a second species counterpoint exercise, using the third example from this list http://openmusictheory.com/Graphics/counterpoint/cantusFirmi.pdf #Music #composition
Half-Life's vents with killer fans blades - S1E7 'Ghost In The Machine'. Military-enforced cover-ups - many eps but memorably S2E1 'Little Green Men' and S3E2 'Paperclip'. Deus Ex's alien experiments spied on from a high window, and its entire naval base level - S3E9 'Nisei'
The energy consumption of Bitcoin exceeds that of the Netherlands (https://cbeci.org/cbeci/comparisons)
Bitcoin is a crime against our habitat and thus a crime against humanity.
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