Daily Archives: 19 February 2018

Campi Flegrei, Neanderthals Extinction & Now

Will the same volcano that is likely to have destroyed the Neanderthal homeland do the same again? And soon? Implications for Europe… Continue reading

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W.O.O.D. 19 Feb 2018

W.O.O.D. open discussion Continue reading

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Easier salt removal from sea water, mining lithium and more – 1 new tech.

Use of artificial membranes with selective pores to sort Li+ from Na+ from K+ from… Good for both Li+ enrichment in mining and perhaps eventually mining sea water while making fresh water. Continue reading

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Some Tech Security & Oh Bother Stuff

A couple of things at the intersection of privacy, tech stuff, and government intrusion. Continue reading

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