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Here is a long thread on keeping moss as a houseplant that I pulled off my twitter, wrapped up as a blog post - so now you can read about practical moss gardening without having to visit that website :>

ifyoulived.org/moss.html

In my graduate plasma physics class, I was the only one that understood the term “flute instability”. Now, every time I make pie, I think of how I confused everyone in that class when I answered the professors question: “Fluting is what you do to the edges of pie”. en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Interc

@jorge @leadore boosted just so @edwardloveall would see this and tell me I need to learn Python 😆

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Did you already see the insanely beautiful Map of the #SolarSystem by Eleanor Lutz? 🌌

She published the #python code and a tutorial on how she made it. ❤️

github.com/eleanorlutz/asteroi

I was just called “Snack Lord” by a coworker. This whole Selling-\$1-Candy-Out-Of-My-Filing-Cabinet-to-Circumvent-the-Overpriced-Vending-Machines may have gotten out of hand

A small reminder for my office desk.

@Nyoei You've peaked my curiosity

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@TQ The phrase my artist sister uses is "fake it till you make it" - so I guess you're a faking being an artist while you're actually being an artist. Impostor syndrome is a bitch. 🤷

How much is an appropriate tip for my plumbers if they let me wield their torch for a minute so I feel all powerful with fire?

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@bstacey My MO is someone telling me “you can’t do that”, then I do it out of spite. Half of science is rivals trying to one-up each other.

@savedr Library? It's probably on overdrive or hoopla if you're looking for an ebook

@chartier +1 for Nimona and The Broken Earth Trilogy

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10 female fantasy writers to read after Game Of Thrones ends aux.avclub.com/10-female-fanta

@archivist I am curious to know the answer to this

An email was just sent to my whole department... telling us how to use the emergency doors.... with detailed pictures in a power point presentation.

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[sister has a child]

Do you want aunts? Because this is how you get aunts.

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