How Big Oil Misled The Public Into Believing Plastic Would Be Recycled

text.npr.org/s.php?sId=8976920

TL;DR everything has a recycling triangle on it to make consumers feel better about buying plastics despite the fact that nobody has found a way to actually recycle the huge amount of plastic being disposed of through recycling bins and there was never any intent by Big Oil to actually invest in what would be their direct competition (recycled plastic rather than new plastic from petroleum products).

#Waste #Environment #Recycling #ClimateCrisis

On peut modΓ©liser le monde en 3D grΓ’ce aux donnΓ©es libres d'OpenStreetMap, et je trouve Γ§a fascinant.

Ce projet est largement aussi important que Wikipedia, il faut absolument le faire connaitre au plus grand monde.

demo.f4map.com/#lat=43.6100662

Do you understand what a #deathcult is? You have likely been drinking it for the last 20 years #XR

It's a hell of a mess here, but my #Commodore128 is now actually working as a terminal for my main PC so I've effectively got three monitors now. I'm so cool. #retrocomputing

I'm slowly exploring abstraction in portraiture. It's of course easier with a high-contrast reference like I used here, but ultimately I want to go beyond that. Thoughts and opinions welcome.
#mastoArt #traditionalArt #creativeToot #portrait

What do Spotify, Venmo, Tinder, TikTok & DoorDash have in common?

Their apps all crashed last week because they send data to Facebook, and Facebook had a bug!

Since tracking code is in so many apps, we strongly recommend deleting apps you rarely use. arstechnica.com/gadgets/2020/0

My fridge right now, it's like a lzma archive. It holds lots of good stuff, but man it takes some man power to extract something out of it.

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