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An update on a pre-registered result about the coronavirus

https://www.kalzumeus.com/2020/04/21/japan-coronavirus/

A history of an anomaly in the 2020 Coronavirus Pandemic, an independent research project about...

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Thermal Imaging as Security Theater

https://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2020/05/thermal_imaging.html

Seems like thermal imaging is the security theater technology of today. These features are so...

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COVID-19 Risks of Flying

https://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2020/06/covid_risks_of_.html

I fly a lot. Over the past five years, my average speed has been 32 miles an hour. That all...

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On Contact Tracing and Hardware Tokens

https://www.bunniestudios.com/blog/?p=5820

Early in the COVID-19 pandemic, I was tapped by the European Commission to develop a...

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Unvarnished Reality Leads to Opportunity

https://markmaunder.com/unvarnished-reality-leads-to-opportunity/

I’m hereby terminating my blogging hiatus. Thank you Covid19 for compelling me to put fingers to...

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2019-2020 Novel Coronavirus outbreak: mathematics of epidemics, and what it can and cannot tell us (Nicolas Jewell)

https://terrytao.wordpress.com/2020/03/20/2019-2020-novel-coronavirus-outbreak-mathematics-of-epidemics-and-what-it-can-and-cannot-tell-us-nicolas-jewell/

At the most recent MSRI board of trustees meeting on Mar 7 (conducted online, naturally),...

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John Conway

https://terrytao.wordpress.com/2020/04/12/john-conway/

I was greatly saddened to learn that John Conway died yesterday from COVID-19, aged 82. My own...

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Polymath proposal: clearinghouse for crowdsourcing COVID-19 data and data cleaning requests

https://terrytao.wordpress.com/2020/03/25/polymath-proposal-clearinghouse-for-crowdsourcing-covid-19-data-and-data-cleaning-requests/

After some discussion with the applied math research groups here at UCLA (in particular the...

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Baby steps with Covid-19 data for (Clojure) programmers

http://dragan.rocks/articles/20/Corona-1-Baby-steps-with-Covid-19-for-programmers

The Corona pandemic is on everyone's mind. If your country has not been locked down yet, it...

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The Covid-Shutdowns are Actually a Great Civics Lesson

https://probablydance.com/2020/05/03/the-covid-shutdowns-are-actually-a-great-civics-lesson/

Currently much of the country is shut down to stop the spread of the coronavirus and there is...

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Concepts for the Current US Mess

https://probablydance.com/2020/06/07/thinking-tools-for-the-current-us-mess/

An unforeseen disaster is never the consequence of a single factor, but rather is like a...

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A New York History of Covid-19, Written at the Half-Way Point

https://probablydance.com/2020/04/12/a-new-york-history-of-covid-19-written-at-the-half-way-point/

You have to write these things down while you still remember them. I was already beginning to...

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Boston should begin aggressive coronavirus mitigation

https://www.benkuhn.net/corona/

TL;DR: The limited public evidence suggests Boston has likely failed at containing the...

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Explore awesome space and physics courses from MasterClass and The Great Courses

https://www.space.com/space-physics-master-classes-great-courses.html

With most of us cooped up at home due to the coronavirus pandemic, we've rounded up some...

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Pave Paradise, Put up a Parking Lot

https://elaineou.com/2020/05/04/pave-paradise-put-up-a-parking-lot/

Vets are considered essential services, so the local animal clinic is practicing social...

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Why does the UK government and exam boards not care about BTEC students?

https://blog.jakegealer.me/why-does-the-government-not-care-about-btec-students/

Ok, I know that's a strongly worded title, but I've came to the conclusion over the past few...

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March 11 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update For Startups

http://blog.eladgil.com/2020/03/coronavirus-covid-19-update-for-startups.html

Last updated: March 11, 2020. Google doc version here.For Feb 28 doc, please see Google Doc or...

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Market Wrap: Bitcoin Still Stuck in a Rut, Trading Below $10K

https://www.coindesk.com/market-wrap-bitcoin-still-stuck-in-a-rut-trading-below-10k

Traditional markets slide as coronavirus cases spike, and crypto follows because its correlation...

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Welcome to the Groundhog Day Economy (PS, It Sucks)

https://www.coindesk.com/as-states-shutter-economic-activity-because-of-preventable-covid-19-outbreaks-its-deja-vu-all-over-again

As states shutter economic activity because of preventable COVID-19 outbreaks, it’s deja vu all...

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Tips for wearing homemade cotton masks

https://www.bitlog.com/2020/04/06/tips-for-wearing-homemade-cotton-masks/

Preventing your glasses from fogging up, wearing masks with headphones, wearing them with long...

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