American Airlines places deposit on 20 supersonic Boom aircraft… despite the small problem that it doesn't have an engine. (?!) https://trib.al/cwRBkWt
This is cool. How do birds fly, anyway? https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2022/08/bird-flight-evolution-airplanes/671132/
Whenever you open a link from Instagram (or Facebook or Messenger), make sure to click the dots in the corner to open the page in Safari instead. https://krausefx.com/blog/ios-privacy-instagram-and-facebook-can-track-anything-you-do-on-any-website-in-their-in-app-browser
The all-electric Freightliner eM2 looks like a TRON truck. https://insideevs.com/news/500134/freightliner-opens-orders-ecascadia-em2/
The title is hyperbolic, but Nobel winner Paul Krugman believes the so-called "Inflation Reduction Act" is a big, big win for the earth's climate. https://www.nytimes.com/2022/08/08/opinion/climate-inflation-bill.html
"To look at gender the way it is constructed in sports now, closes us off to better possibilites." https://thenib.com/gender-divisions-in-sports-trans-athletes/
Hugo- and Nebula-winning writer of the ARABELLA OF MARS trilogy and over 50 science fiction and fantasy stories. He/him.
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