Dear NZ teacher union - I reckon if you instructed the NZ gov't to implement this: https://openstandards.nz - they'd stop wasting about $billion/year on overpriced software, and could spend it on you instead...
And the very first comment on the story dives head first into conspiracy theory.
The Times view on homeopathic treatments: Dangerous Quackery | Comment | The Times https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/the-times-view-on-homeopathic-treatments-dangerous-quackery-6b3c96z9k?shareToken=3b0fa6007fe5233f658324883d68f87b
Adam Shaftoe on Twitter: "Soooooo I have been writing reviews for about ten years. My wife's review of Alien puts everything I have ever written to shame. "Alien is a movie where nobody listens to the smart woman, and then they all die except for the smart woman and her cat. Four stars."" https://twitter.com/AdamShaftoe/status/1123389416532213760
Thread by @chadhayesmd: "A : It’s Easter again, and for reasons that remain unclear to me, millions of people are spending time and money tu […]" #homeopathegg #tweetorial #homeopathy #homeopatheggsperiment https://threadreaderapp.com/thread/1119614171644145668.html
Quite a good summary of the quackery that is #homeopathy
It is only a matter of time before this is woven into every item of clothing we have.
Best in snow: New scientific device creates electricity from snowfall | UCLA http://newsroom.ucla.edu/releases/best-in-snow-new-scientific-device-creates-electricity-from-snowfall
Well that's a bit of positive news for the day.
#Homeopathy prescribing set to be blacklisted under NHS England plans | News Article | Pulse Today http://www.pulsetoday.co.uk/clinical/homeopathy-prescribing-set-to-be-blacklisted-under-nhs-england-plans/20038534.article
Hamilton city councillor sorry for wearing anti-vax t-shirt to autism fundraiser | Stuff.co.nz https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/health/111670561/hamilton-city-councillor-apologies-for-wearing-antivax-tshirt-to-autism-fundraiser
"Henry expected her Vaxxed t-shirt to spark debate but didn't intend to cause offence."
This would be because she is either a fucking idiot, fucking clueless, or fucking lying.
Stellarium v0.19.0 has been released! http://stellarium.org/release/2019/03/24/stellarium-0.19.0.html
The report is based on work of a single security company. Still an interesting read though.
WordPress accounted for 90 percent of all hacked CMS sites in 2018 | ZDNet https://www.zdnet.com/article/wordpress-accounted-for-90-percent-of-all-hacked-cms-sites-in-2018/
I just love this :)
Hipster whines at tech mag for using his pic to imply hipsters look the same, discovers pic was of an entirely different hipster • The Register https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/03/06/hipsters_all_look_the_same_fact/
Wellington ratepayers foot bill for pseudo-science https://www.newsroom.co.nz/2019/03/04/471504/wellington-ratepayers-foot-bill-for-pseudo-science
Their statement of conflicts of interest reads like a who's who of #homeopathy proponents. For this meta-analysis to be negative there really must be no good evidence for it. Despite the outcome of their own research though, will this change their minds?
Another meta-analysis of homeopathy shows how devastatingly negative the evidence truly is https://edzardernst.com/2019/02/another-meta-analysis-of-homeopathy-shows-how-devastatingly-negative-the-evidence-truly-is/
Like there was any doubt...
Cardinal #GeorgePell: #Vatican treasurer found guilty of child sexual assault | Australia news | The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2019/feb/26/cardinal-george-pell-vatican-treasurer-found-guilty-of-child-sexual-assault?CMP=share_btn_tw
There's an actual fish called the sarcastic fringehead - INSIDER https://www.thisisinsider.com/sarcastic-fringehead-fish-2019-1
And now, to find the time...
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