White supremacists on par with ISIS as ‘top threat,’ FBI director tells Senate Site Altered Headline
New EU ‘right to repair’ laws require technology to last for a decade - New devices will also have to come with repair manuals and be made in such a way that they can be dismantled using conventional tools
Lab grown meat from tissue culture of animal cells is sustainable, using cells without killing livestock, with lower land use and water footprint. Japanese scientists succeeded in culturing chunks of meat, using electrical stimulation to cause muscle cell contraction to mimic the texture of steak. Biology
TIL That the Jack Black film Nacho Libre is loosely based on the life of Fray Tormenta (Father Storm), a Mexican priest who supported his orphanage as a lucha libre wrestler for 23 years. He still wears his mask during his priestly duties.
In Whiplash (2014) Fletcher forces Neiman to count off 215 BPM, then insults him for getting it wrong. However, Neiman’s timing is actually perfect. It’s an early clue that Fletcher is playing a twisted game with Neiman to try and turn him into a legendary musician. 👥 Foreshadowing https://www.reddit.com/gallery/lvuc2l
TIL that in the 1950s a man said to his lover that no woman could write erotica like the Marquis de Sade. In response, Anne Desclos wrote a novel that was so obscene that the French authorities tried to take the publisher to court, and Desclos kept her name secret for forty years.