They informed, educated and entertained me; articles from the last few days. 112.

As usual, links do NOT equal endorsements or even views.

Many of my post links are from the USA. I find they are excellent at informing
me on so many subjects and are regularly ahead of the curve when it
comes to the particular topic of discussion.They frequently address a
subject that is highly relevant to the UK but has yet to be broached in
any meaningful form on this side of the Atlantic. The depth of the
articles are also highly commendable.

 

 

Changing climate: 10 years after An Inconvenient Truth: ScienceNews

Airbnb just acquired a team of bitcoin and blockchain experts  Quartz

London gentrification: Social media data provides ‘warning’ of Borough gentrification Wired

More evidence for the transparency argument to triumph over opacity. 
The dark side of Guardian comments  Guardian

Ocean scientists recommend plan to combat changes to seawater chemistry Science Daily

Terrorism is on the rise – but there’s a bigger threat we’re not talking about  WEF

Poignant yet uplifting read:
I’m documenting my own Alzheimer’s disease while I still can Washington Post

Why Nerds Are So Sexist Broadly