The North Korean defector had some unexpected stowaways. Parasites found in his body indicates widespread malnutrition in the Hermit Kingdom. Also: the vicious cycle of poor health and poverty.
Connectivity first, security second. A bad recipe.
How evolutionary biology makes everyone an existentialist Looks like something I have to read in depth, though I have to say the premise is pretty provocative. Clickbaity even.
Insomnia is a REST client that’s supposedly better than Postman.
Curated list of free and open source system administration software, ideal for system management use cases and self-hosting projects.
A short five-part course for learning React.
Fascinating read on how narco-dollars are tied to the larger economy of the United States. Basically, given the amounts involved, there’s no way to launder the money without going through the stock market. The kicker is that if drugs were legalized, it would also purportedly cause a drop in investments.
Research suggests swearing can moderate pain perception. The present study assessed whether changes in pain perception due to swearing reflect a “scripting” effect by comparing swearing as a response to pain in native English and Japanese speakers. Cognitive psychology denotes a ‘script’ to be a sequence of learnt behaviours expected for given situations.