clima + estudantes x amazon + google + microsoft + ikea…, facebook por dentro, sono e saúde

Could this mechanism explain why sleepless nights affect gut health? https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/326395.php

For gut microbes, not all types of fiber are created equal https://medicalxpress.com/news/2019-09-gut-microbes-fiber-equal.html

Birds Are Vanishing From North America https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/19/science/bird-populations-america-canada.html

Ikea has invested in enough clean energy to power all of its operations (plus extra) https://www.fastcompany.com/90405756/ikea-now-generates-more-renewable-electricity-than-it-uses

Ex-Facebook engineer posts YouTube videos mocking the culture and joking about how he was fired https://www.cnbc.com/2019/09/19/ex-facebook-engineer-patrick-shyu-makes-fun-of-company-on-youtube.html

Google makes ‘biggest corporate purchase’ of renewable energy ahead of climate strikes https://www.theverge.com/2019/9/19/20874527/google-amazon-global-climate-strike-purchase-renewable-energy-microsoft

Amazon just pledged to hit net zero climate emissions by 2040 https://www.technologyreview.com/f/614408/amazon-just-pledged-to-hit-net-zero-climate-emissions-by-2040/

Just Days Ahead of Employee Climate Strike, Microsoft Announces Partnership with Chevron to Accelerate Oil Extraction https://gizmodo.com/just-days-ahead-of-employee-climate-strike-microsoft-a-1838229409

New York City has big plans—and $20 billion—to save itself from climate change https://www.technologyreview.com/s/614382/new-york-city-has-big-plansand-20-billionto-save-itself-from-climate-change/

Seven dilemmas the Jeffrey Epstein funding scandal creates for universities https://www.technologyreview.com/s/614332/mits-ties-to-jeffrey-epstein-demand-a-new-reckoning-over-research-funding/

Colt suspends AR-15 rifle production for civilians https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-49766257

Farm Animals Are the Next Big Antibiotic Resistance Threat https://www.wired.com/story/farm-animals-are-the-next-big-antibiotic-resistance-threat/

palestra: Como Construir um Futuro Mais Humano https://youtu.be/OT5xuiuwxh4

meninas x exatas x livros, audio HD vale a pena? progresso x idosos x jovens, desigualdades

The test results that best explain the STEM gender gap are not the math scores https://qz.com/work/1708961/the-stem-gender-gap-comes-from-girls-advantage-in-reading-over-math/

Pocket Casts, Our New Favorite Podcast App, Is Now Free https://lifehacker.com/pocket-casts-our-new-favorite-podcast-app-is-now-free-1838221079

Stephen Hawking Was Wrong. Black Holes Are Bald. https://www.space.com/no-hair-theorem-hidden-gravitational-wave-overtone.html

Live facial recognition surveillance ‘must stop’ https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-49726101

A facial recognition ban is coming to the US, says an AI policy advisor https://www.technologyreview.com/s/614362/a-facial-recognition-ban-is-coming-to-the-us-says-ai-policy-advisor/

New York state bans most flavors of e-cigarettes https://edition.cnn.com/2019/09/17/health/new-york-ban-on-flavored-e-cigarettes/index.html

A material derived from tobacco is as strong as wood or plastics https://www.technologyreview.com/s/614309/a-material-derived-from-tobacco-is-as-strong-as-wood-or-plastics/

Longer, healthier lives will spark a new generational conflict https://www.technologyreview.com/s/614165/longer-healthier-lives-will-spark-a-new-generational-conflict/

Examining Inequality
How Geography And Gender Stack The Deck For (Or Against) You https://www.gatesfoundation.org/goalkeepers/report/2019-report/#ExaminingInequality

Trump tweets he’s revoking California’s power to limit pollution from cars and trucks https://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-environment/2019/09/18/trump-says-hes-revoking-californias-power-limit-pollution-cars-trucks/

A volcano erupting in Russia caused purple sunsets across the globe https://edition.cnn.com/2019/09/17/weather/purple-sunrise-volcano-trnd-scn/index.html

Amazon Music rolls out a lossless streaming tier that Spotify and Apple can’t match https://www.theverge.com/2019/9/17/20869526/amazon-music-hd-lossless-flac-tier-spotify-apple

Should I Care About Hi-Res Audio? https://twit.tv/shows/ask-the-tech-guy/episodes/4

Saudi oil attacks: Who’s using drones in the Middle East? https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-49718828

Câmara de SP aprova restrição à venda de cigarro e ao consumo de álcool Estadão: https://politica.estadao.com.br/noticias/geral,vereadores-de-sp-aprovam-restricao-a-venda-de-cigarro-e-consumo-de-alcool,70003015973

meus podcasts preferidos http://usina.com/u/podcasts

dica de site de audio hi res: http://hdtracks.com

Elon Musk x semântica, ciência x pernilongos #sqn, libra do facebook x França + Alemanha

China is about to launch its own digital currency. Here’s what we know so far. https://www.technologyreview.com/f/614314/china-is-about-to-launch-its-own-digital-currency-heres-what-we-know-so-far/

France and Germany have said they will oppose Facebook’s digital currency https://www.technologyreview.com/f/614321/facebook-libra-france-and-germany-say-they-will-oppose-facebooks-digital-currency/

This company wants to deal with space junk by… sending more stuff into space https://www.technologyreview.com/s/614313/this-company-wants-to-deal-with-space-junk-by-sending-up-more-space-junk/#Echobox=1568645089

The connection between video games and mass shootings isn’t just wrong—it’s racist https://www.technologyreview.com/s/614317/the-connection-between-video-games-and-mass-shootings-isnt-just-wrongits-racist/

Como britânicos usaram o humor para desafiar Hitler na Alemanha https://g1.globo.com/mundo/noticia/2019/09/15/como-britanicos-usaram-o-humor-para-desafiar-hitler-na-alemanha.ghtml

Elon Musk: I Was Using the Other Definition of ‘Pedo Guy,’ You See https://gizmodo.com/elon-musk-i-was-using-the-other-definition-of-pedo-guy-1838156856

Musk spent $50,000 digging into critic’s personal life https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2019/09/musk-paid-investigator-50000-to-substantiate-pedo-guy-claim/

Study on DNA spread by genetically modified mosquitoes prompts backlash sciencemag.org/news/2019/09/study-dna-spread-genetically-modified-mosquitoes-prompts-backlash

Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Are Breeding in Brazil, Despite Biotech Firm’s Assurances to the Contrary https://gizmodo.com/genetically-modified-mosquitoes-are-breeding-in-brazil-1838146152

AI learned to use tools after nearly 500 million games of hide and seek https://www.technologyreview.com/s/614325/open-ai-algorithms-learned-tool-use-and-cooperation-after-hide-and-seek-games/

Novosibirsk: ‘No risk’ after blast and fire at Russian lethal virus lab https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-49727101

A Shadowy Industry Group Shapes Food Policy Around the World https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/16/health/ilsi-food-policy-india-brazil-china.html

See how an AI system classifies you based on your selfie https://www.theverge.com/tldr/2019/9/16/20869538/imagenet-roulette-ai-classifier-web-tool-object-image-recognition

How gut bacteria negatively influences blood sugar levels https://medicalxpress.com/news/2019-09-gut-bacteria-negatively-blood-sugar.html