February 7th, 2021


Interesting Links for 07-02-2021

Government plans to reverse Cameron NHS reforms - and reduce privatisation
(tags:NHS UK )
Beat Saber, the best VR game, has sold 4 million copies
(tags:games VirtualReality )
Making steel without emissions
(tags:electricity materials )
Covid in Scotland: Vaccines exceeding expectations
(tags:vaccination Scotland GoodNews )
UK towns with more immigrants do much better economically
(tags:immigration economics UK success )
Jobs where workers have the highest risk of dying from Covid (line cook is the highest, top 5 are all manual labour)
(tags:pandemic death )
Don't fall for quantum hype (a video by a researcher in the area about why it's heavily oversold)
(tags:physics quantum video hyperbole )
Refusing furlough to working mothers shows gender equality is going backwards
(tags:parenting pandemic OhForFucksSake )
The Secret Bipartisan Campaign That Saved the 2020 US Election
(tags:politics USA )
Parents of daughters are more likely to divorce than those with sons - but only once those girls become teenagers
(tags:children parenting teenagers girls )
Exports to the EU have plummeted by 68% since Brexit
(tags:UK Europe trade Doom )
Some Arabic and Persian accounts of the export of tin from Cornwall to Egypt and Iran in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries
(tags:history Cornwall metal trade UK Iran )
How Marvel Starts The Action Scenes From Movies Years Before Filming
(tags:CGI movies marvel )
We've known the earth was round for 2,500 years
(tags:earth history knowledge )

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