I wrote an answer to the question "How do you come to terms with the fact that you’re just ordinary?"
I wrote an answer to the question "What is the hardest truth you had to accept?"
Did you know that sea otters have the densest fur of any mammal? With over 1 million strands of fur per sq. in. they do not need blubber to stay warm like other marine mammals. Instead they have a combination of outer waterproof guard hairs, and an inner fluffy insulating layer!
You've probably seen pictures of a pair of otters holding hands while they sleep. Groups of otters like that are called rafts and hold 10-100 individuals at once. The biggest group recorded was 2000 of um!
I was hardly able to train for 2+ weeks because of a persistent head cold. I'm glad to be back on the mat. #aikido
Advanced artificial intelligence has analyzed over 2,200 pies and developed these delicious new flavors.
Reminder: Be very careful with quizzes that measure your "political spectrum" or some other variation that determines preferences, proclivities etc... based on a set of arbitrary and rudimentary questions
Unless you're blocking all trackers, or better yet on Tor, you've just given ad companies yet another set of data points to target you
Worse, you've given authorities, which will inevitably tap that data, ready access to information that's illegal to put on any census
Hi there. Looking for an alternative now that the API of that other site is going to be effectively destroyed. I'm a blind user and need accessibility, and would find a desktop client (possibly terminal) more usable than the website. Recommendations appreciated. #introductions
The Wandering Shop is a Mastodon instance initially geared for the science fiction and fantasy community but open to anyone. We want our 'local' timeline to have the feel of a coffee shop at a good convention: tables full of friendly conversation on a wide variety of topics. We welcome everyone who wants to participate, so long as you're willing to abide by our code of conduct.