Favorites June 14th 2022
There were other graphs about this today, but this one reminded me of Factorio.
I'm not saying lawyers in government are all bad, but, there are probably some downsides.
It's wild that environmental review laws have become one of the biggest impediments to actions needed to protect the environment. Related to the previous item?
"The lake bed contains high levels of arsenic and as more of it becomes exposed, wind storms carry that arsenic into the lungs of nearby residents." I suspect this is not good for Salt Lake City property values.
Cool to see Munroe writing for the NYT, I suspect it's because he has a book coming out soon. Sorta annoying that the images don't have alt text with hidden jokes.
Oh no, this is me!
See, it's ok to feel schadenfreude about the crypto crash!
• Completely wild thread about a newly discovered side-channel attack on CPUs depending on modern variable cpu clock speeds to extract information.