Transporting Earth-based microbes could enable Moon farming one day Interesting Engineering
Well-designed cities can withstand 21st-century weather extremes Interesting Engineering
Covid virus that killed 8,000 cats in Cyprus spreads to UK GBN. Different from Covid-19.
How open-source drug discovery could help us in the next pandemic MIT Technology Review
Another gunky, toxic season for Utah waters High Country News
The Lucky Country
McBride Trial Tests Australian Justice Consortium News
Another great thread from @alihashem_tv
Upshot: rules between Israel and Hezbollah seem to be crumbling, only thing stopping a blow up is the mutual fear of escalation, with neither side wanting to make the first move.
Unclear how long things can remain this tense. https://t.co/4SchnXUYye
— Gregory Brew (@gbrew24) November 12, 2023
According to Israeli media reports, there’s an overwhelming majority, including senior military officials, at the Israeli cabinet that’s demanding a significant and painful response against Hezbollah, PM Netanyahu opposes, while Itamar Ben Gabir threatens immediate resignation.
— Ali Hashem علي هاشم (@alihashem_tv) November 12, 2023
“We Cannot Cross Until We Carry Each Other” Jewish Currents
New Not-So-Cold War
Why is the West moving to replace Zelensky? Asia Times
Russia says it won’t ditch plans to boost LNG output due to US sanctions Hellenic Shipping News
Why Canada is Paying Over $600 Million For Each F-35 Stealth Fighter – And Potentially Much More Military Watch Magazine
Fed: Supervisory problems on the rise for banks of all sizes American Banker
A new book to read: Busting the Bankers’ Club University of California Press
From a Sahm recession to global downturn Michael Roberts blog
Realignment and Legitimacy
Elective Affinities New Left Review
Army Ammunition Plant Is Tied to Mass Shootings Across the U.S. New York Times
AI-powered headphones let users choose what they hear Interesting Engineering
Big Brother is Watching You Watch
Feral Hog Watch
Antidote du jour (via):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.