A collection of random links I saved over the years. Mainly for me, feel free to follow this also.
'London Bridge is down': the secret plan for the days after the Queen’s death | Queen Elizabeth II | The Guardian
<strong>The long read: </strong>She is venerated around the world. She has outlasted 12 US presidents. She stands for stability and order. ...
Russian Army Collapses—and Revolution—Near-Certain as Russia Loses War: When/Where Harder to Predict – Real Context News (RCN)
Losing this badly will help wake up millions of Russians to some level of reality, and they will blame Putin. It is doubtful that the Russi...
Russia’s Defeat in Ukraine May Take Some Time, But It’s Coming and Sooner Than You Think – Real Context News (RCN)
Dynamics over time are the key to analyzing just about anything, and they clearly favor Ukraine in Russia’s failing war of conquest (Russia...
Going Nuclear - by Lawrence Freedman - Comment is Freed
On thinking the unthinkable (with postscript)
Portugal Could Hold an Answer for a Europe Captive to Russian Gas - The New York Times
Long cut off from the continent’s grid, Portugal and Spain built a system based on imports and alternatives like solar that is the envy of ...
Banco de Portugal alerta para risco de queda dos preços da habitação – ECO
Banco de Portugal aponta a redução dos preços no mercado imobiliário residencial como um dos riscos para a estabilidade financeira. Redução ...
Web3 is going just great
A timeline recording only some of the many disasters happening in crypto, decentralized finance, NFTs, and other blockchain-based projects.
Watch Strictly, eat sauerkraut, win at Monopoly: expert tips for hacking your happy hormones | Health & wellbeing | The Guardian
Can we really harness our brain chemicals to give ourselves a blast of positivity? Researchers share their shortcuts to boosting oxytocin, ...
How to Embrace Doing Nothing - The Atlantic
Absolute idleness is both harder and more rewarding than it seems.
The difference between useEffect and useLayoutEffect - explained with a real-life example.