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Quickies: Bodyhacking, comic book butts, and vandalized petroglyphs

Bodyhackers are all around you, they’re called women – “Quantified self is an exciting technology sector that led tech giants such as Apple to make health tracking a part of …

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Quickies: Stop Saying You’re Bad at Math, Chinese Vaccine Scandal, and #AirbnbWhileBlack

Drawn to Comics: Which Eisner-Nominated Comics Should You Check Out? – I’m bookmarking all of these for later. #AirbnbWhileBlack: How Hidden Bias Shapes The Sharing Economy – “Luca and his …

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Quickies: Aphantasia, Alex Jones, and LHC data

Aphantasia: How it feels to be blind in your mind – “I have never visualized anything in my entire life. I can’t “see” my father’s face or a bouncing blue …

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Quickies: Sexual Harassment by the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Abortion “Reversal” Laws, and a Man Playing Songs on Cabbage

Blood, Sugar, Sex, Dickheads – “Fuck the Red Hot Chili Peppers and the misogynistic culture of the music industry that kept me from speaking up in 1991. I wish I …

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Global Quickies: Child Marriage Around the World, Pseudoscience and Sexism in Brazil, and Another Atheist Murdered in Bangladesh

BANGLADESH “Isis has claimed responsibility for the murder of a professor in Bangladesh for supposedly “calling to atheism”. Rezaul Karim Siddique, 58, was on his way to the Rajshahi University …

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Quickies: Periods in space, all-male panel on gender, and the feminism of Prince songs

What happens when women get their periods in space – From Amy. Fixing the open letter to Rey – This is such a satisfying read. From Ray. PayPal’s all-male panel …

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Quickies: 50 Shades of Shakespeare, Probiotics in Everything, and Putting Women in Space

Why It’s Still a Struggle to Put Women in Space in 2016 – “Perhaps it’s not surprising that spaceflight—like many science and tech fields—has traditionally been dominated by men. What …

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Quickies: From misogyny to feminism, polio vaccine switch, and the myth of Black Confederates

I was a Men’s Rights Activist – One man’s journey from misogyny to feminism. From Amy. The campaign to eradicate polio takes a giant step forward – “Mathematical modeling suggests …

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