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Although I can’t honestly say I care about this one way or another, this is a good primer as to why New York can’t get anything done for those who have not already experienced it first hand. Why congestion pricing might be delayed

What could go wrong? Russia lends Egypt $25 billion for Dabaa nuclear power plant

Worth a try, but if justice was really the concern this would not have been needed. So one suspects that Judges will ignore this. Musicians Algorithmically Generate Every Possible Melody, Release Them to Public Domain

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Uncomfortable Lessons: Reassessing Iran’s Missile Attack

Growth rates of 2019-nCoV are falling in Hubei, in China, and worldwide

A bad recording, but still still something to see two old timers playing around. Two of the top talents in their respective fields (playing the guitar and singing). It is a shame they did not pick better songs or put more serious effort into working together (and maybe they did at some point and I just don’t know it).

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We live in an age when obvious things are shocking to the most educated. Says something about modern education. Study reveals music’s universal patterns across societies worldwide

James Bond Villains and Mad Max gangs are looking more plausible the older I get. The First Narco Submarine Ever Seized Off A European Coast Is A Monster Not a real submarine in spite of the headline, but the Wright brothers did not start off with 747 either.

More cheerful news from the medical world. Antibiotic-Resistant Fungi Are a Growing Health Threat

If they produce the battles in a semi-historical manner, I might watch regardless of the politics. Turkish-Saudi animosity spills over into cultural sphere