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China’s Mars rover finds hints of catastrophic floods Nature

NASA crashes DART spacecraft into asteroid in world’s 1st planetary protection take a look at (movies) Area.com

‘Distinctive’ fossil suggests early birds had been brainy Science

The Unease You Really feel Is the Fed Pushing Right into a Recession Bloomberg. This Powell dude is one busy man:

Nicely, naturally!

Local weather

This Local weather Tech Increase Is Recession-Proof Bloomberg

Electrical automobiles may break the grid if future drivers follow immediately’s routines Nature

Maine Voices: Kennebec River dam debate hijacked by purple herring Press Herald


The COVID-19 Booster’s Public Relations Downside ProPublica. To me, the “public relations”/”messaging” body makes assumptions about public well being determination makers I’m not certain that I share. Value a learn, nevertheless.

Affiliation of SARS-CoV-2 An infection With New-Onset Sort 1 Diabetes Amongst Pediatric Sufferers From 2020 to 2021 JAMA. Huge cohort examine from EHRs: 1 ,091,494 pediatric sufferers: 314,917 with COVID-19 and 776 ,577 with non–COVID-19 respiratory infections. From the Dialogue: “On this examine, new T1D diagnoses had been extra more likely to happen amongst pediatric sufferers with prior COVID-19 than amongst these with different respiratory infections (or with different encounters with well being methods). Respiratory infections have beforehand been related to onset of T1D,6 however this danger was even larger amongst these with COVID-19 in our examine, elevating concern for long-term, submit–COVID-19 autoimmune problems amongst youths.” “Youngsters don’t get Covid.” Do not forget that one? Commentary:

How corporations can guarantee a Covid-free office FT

Is the subsequent pandemic brewing on the Netherlands’ poultry farms? Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists (KS).


China development to fall behind remainder of Asia for first time since 1990 FT

China Reins In Its Belt and Highway Program, $1 Trillion Later WSJ

‘Utterly underinvested’ China woos international buyers however nonetheless withholds what they need most South China Morning Submit

Tokyo Olympics bribery arrests widens to 3rd Japan sponsor AP

The Koreas

A palate cleanser (SD):

Neal Stephenson holds that the transmission of Hebrew scripture is the paradigm for “informational hygiene” in Snow Crash, however at “zero information loss” woodblock carvers beat scribes.

The Bezzle

Cruise’s Self-Driving Automobiles Hold Blocking Visitors in San Francisco The Drive

How Kenya Grew to become the World’s Geothermal Powerhouse Causes to be Cheerful


3 methods these newest Iran demonstrations are totally different to previous protests The Dialog

In rich Dubai, poor get free bread from machines France24 (Re Silc).

Pricey Outdated Blighty

Kwarteng’s insurance policies received’t get inactive Britain working once more FT

IMF urges Truss to reverse high charge tax reduce in uncommon intervention Telegraph (BC).

PM chief of workers Mark Fullbrook not paid by way of agency, says No 10 BBC. Oh.

European Disunion

How a celebration of neo-fascist roots received large in Italy AP. Commentary:

New Not-So-Chilly Chilly Conflict

Ukraine ‘referendums’: Full outcomes for annexation polls as Kremlin-backed authorities declare victory EuroNews

Ukraine’s president: No talks with Putin if its land annexed AP

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Germany Suspects Sabotage Hit Russia’s Nord Stream Pipelines Bloomberg. No duh.

CIA warned German authorities towards assault on Baltic Sea pipelines Der Spiegel

Baltic Pipe: Norway-Poland gasoline pipeline opens in key transfer to chop dependency on Russia EuroNews. It opened the identical day Nordstream 1 and a pair of had been blown up. Odd!

[ulp] However do examine the supply:

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The same old suspects:

TUCKER CARLSON: What actually occurred to the Nord Stream pipeline? FOX. Suspect: USA.

The Nord Stream Whodunit Nationwide Overview. Suspect: Russia. Thread on the seabed and Russian submarines:

One other suspect. France. Thread:

See additionally Helmer’s submit immediately. Suspect: Poland.

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Explosive-Laden Drone Discovered Close to Nord Stream Pipeline Pipeline Know-how Journal. From 2015, presumably nonetheless germane.

BALTOPS 22: A Excellent Alternative for Analysis and Resting New Know-how Seapower. From June, presumably germane.

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Draft evasion in immediately’s Russia Gilbert Doctorow

Ukraine conflict: 100,000 Russians flee to Kazakhstan amid army draft South China Morning Submit

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Ought to America Go All In on Ukraine? The American Conservative

Making ready for the Lengthy Conflict Undertaking Syndicate

New ballot alerts Individuals are rising bored with assist for Ukraine with out diplomacy because the conflict towards Russia drags on Insider

Ballot: Individuals assist fast diplomatic finish to conflict in Ukraine Accountable Statecraft

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EXCLUSIVE: British father, 30, SPLITS from Ukrainian refugee accusing her of ‘irrational behaviour, not dealing with her drink and stabbing a wall’ – simply 4 months after he dumped his companion of 10 years and mom of his two youngsters to be along with her Day by day Mail. Was she a comic?

Contained in the Ukrainian Counterstrike That Turned the Tide of the Conflict Time. And the quilt:

Ukraine’s subsequent President?

Normalizing fascism:

An “emotional second.” Oh.

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Europe’s future, from pal of the weblog Philip Pilkington:

Rudy, you’re out of your component:

Provide Chain

Fuel disaster lands LNG cargo market in palms of power giants Hellenic Delivery Information

Checking Again In On Southern California’s Containership Backup gCaptain

Our Famously Free Press

The Washington Submit Dabbles in Orwell (excerpt) Matt Taibbi, TK Information. Superb, even for the intelligence neighborhood property at WaPo (who usually are not your entire establishment, fortuitously, because the drastic rewrite of the embarassing first model reveals). Commentary:

This tweet summarizes the debacle, however as regular, Taibbi paperwork his stomping in excruciating element. I do quarrel with the headline: “dabbles,” versus “bathes repeatedly”? “Soaking in it”?


College of Idaho releases memo warning workers that selling abortion is towards state regulation Idaho Capital Solar

Realignment and Legitimacy

‘Take your a** dwelling!’ Closely-armed black rights teams march by means of Austin chanting anti-illegal migrant slogans, calls for Biden ‘shut the border’ and requires ‘reparations to be paid NOW’ Day by day Mail (Re Silc). I discover that the one wide-angle shot reveals low numbers.

Class Warfare

Employee protests at airports unfold nationwide over staffing and pay WaPo

Seattle Dispute Disrupts US West Coast Port Labor Talks Maritime Logistics Skilled

GM delays return-to-office mandate after worker backlash MSN

Saul Kripke obituary Guardian (AL). On “naming and necessity.”

How Large Is Infinity? Quanta (DL). Enjoyable!

Antidote du jour (by way of):

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