Links 6/4/19

Physicists can predict the jumps of Schrodinger’s cat (and finally save it) PhysOrg (Robert M) NOAA Is Investigating 70 Gray Whale Deaths Along the West Coast Smithsonian (David L) This animation shows all recorded earthquakes…

Links 6/1/19

Dear patient readers, By virtue of being out of my normal routine, I am working while in a room where old syndicated TV shows are airing. This particular channel regularly runs ads from the “Call…

Trump Admin’s Latest Rail Safety Rollback Sets up…

By Justin Mikulka, a freelance writer, audio and video producer living in Trumansburg, NY. Originally published at DeSmog Blog This week, the Trump administration’s Department of Transportation (DOT) withdrew another rail safety recommendation originally proposed during the…

What Does It Mean to Live in a…

Yves here. A teeny quibble re Marshall’s fine piece on our multipolar future. It’s hard to square calling Russia’s’ integration of Crimea an “annexation” when Russia relied on the same process that we used with…