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nice 2 read (science and other foo):

A Russian Teacher in America

Using a virus to kill what antibiotics can’t

The Bugs in Our Mindware

The Effect Of Sleep On Happiness

Should We Loosen the Restrictions on Psychedelics?

A Short Guide to Hard Problems

People Aren’t Dumb. The World Is Hard.

The Pentagon Is Building a Dream Team of Tech-Savvy Soldiers

Rome vs Greece: a little-known clash of empires

Origins of an Epidemic: Purdue Pharma Knew Its Opioids Were Widely Abused

Marketing As We Know It Is Doomed. Good Riddance!

The myth of ‘mad’ genius

The Dying Scientist and His Rogue Vaccine Trial

The Race to Save the Axolotl

Yes. It's a Bubble. So What?

Hunger is a gatekeeper of pain in the brain

Recommendations vs. Guidelines

Modern AI Techniques Aren’t Working

How to find hidden cameras

Warp-speed capitalism

The Untold Story of the Pentagon Papers Co-Conspirators

Why driverless cars may mean jams tomorrow

Does Depression Have an Evolutionary Purpose?

CIA rendition flights from rustic North Carolina called to account by citizens

These are the people paying journalists to promote brands in articles

How to Design Social Systems (Without Causing Depression and War)

The Women Who Took on the Mafia

Collective hallucinations and inefficient markets: The British Railway Mania of the 1840s

A hidden world 30m below Budapest

Automakers: Don't Ask Customers What They Want

Trudeau government gag order in CIA brainwashing case silences victims, lawyer says

We seem to be getting stupider and population ageing may be why

I never signed up for this! Privacy implications of email tracking

How Governments Are Deploying Disinformation as Part of Broader Digital Harassment Campaigns

Violent crime is like infectious disease – and we know how to stop it spreading

cheetsheets:

List of Run Commands in Windows 7 and 8

security:

Ask HN: What are the best resources for learning security and pen testing?

Hacking Back Makes a Comeback—But It’s Still a Really Bad Idea

Binary SMS - The old backdoor to your new thing

A Brief History of the U.S. Trying to Add Backdoors Into Encrypted Data

86% of Passwords are Terrible (and Other Statistics)

Are EV certificates worth the paper they're written on?

BGP leaks and cryptocurrencies

Oblivious DNS: Plugging the Internet’s Biggest Privacy Hole

Let’s talk about usernames

Want to use my wifi?

IP addresses & routing (linux)