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Favorite Rejects 2023-02-02
Today on Volts: electrolyzers! A decarbonized energy system needs lots & lots of green (zero-emissions) hydrogen, which is made using electrolyzers. Today we dig in to what they are, how they work, and how their costs can rapidly be driven down.
Join the City of Mountain View for an update on the Transit Center Grade Separation and Access Project on Feb. 9 at 6 p.m. at 157 Moffett Blvd. Staff will present highlights and seek input on the architectural elements and materials for the project. Visit MountainView.gov/depts/pw/proje…
This seems remarkably naive about the ways the Chinese government could use control over TikTok to influence American public opinion. There are obviously smarter ways to do it than force-feeding users videos about how great Xi is. reason.com/2023/01/26/tik…
I just cannot believe there are people spending their time asking our government to force a business to have chairs. Like... of all the ways to spend the precious hours of your life. This is what you choose. This.
An architectural historian reiterates that it's not the "presence of seating," but that the seats are a character-defining feature. Commenter with deep roots in #SF construction bemoans the loss of theaters and their handiwork. Generations have sat in those seats, she says. https://t.co/TWXGno5V0S
The Frisc @TheFrisc
New: is writing to Apple and Google and calling on the companies to remove TikTok from their respective app stores. Bennet argues TikTok poses “unacceptable security risks,” citing CCP connections and data collection.
If you step back for five minutes it’s genuinely hilarious that OpenAI created the world’s most impressive intelligent agent and it has the politics of a hardcore MSNBC fan.
“Large landlords filed evictions 186% more often and medium landlords filed 55% more often than small landlords.”
We need to make Manchin, Tester, and Brown saving gas stoves from the libs be *the* main political story of the next two years.
the story that just keeps on giving inbox: Cruz, Manchin Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Stop the Federal Government from Banning Gas Stoves
Igor Bobic @igorbobic
How did the “thirteen colonies declared independence to preserve slavery” take ever get popular? It’s so obviously incorrect
Single Stairs to be studied in !
Oakland's housing element draft says the city will study changes to the building code to allow taller single-stair buildings, in order to pressure California into changing the state building code https://t.co/pKfLjgEAVN https://t.co/9dTCks8bwq
Market Urbanism @email@example.com @MarketUrbanism