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Front page stories from December 5, 2015, ordered by time spent there.

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1. Microsoft Edge's JavaScript engine to go open-source (windows.com)
852 points by clarle on Dec 5, 2015 | 268 comments
2. Why Japanese leaders attacked Pearl Harbor (timeline.com)
205 points by log-fire on Dec 5, 2015 | 129 comments
3. Lakka – DIY retro emulation console (lakka.tv)
76 points by doener on Dec 5, 2015 | 28 comments
4. Ignition: An Informal History of Liquid Rocket Propellants (1972) [pdf] (sciencemadness.org)
110 points by rfreytag on Dec 5, 2015 | 29 comments
5. Show HN: Lego – A Let's Encrypt Library and CLI in Go (github.com)
93 points by xenolf on Dec 5, 2015 | 26 comments
6. Show HN: ACME Let's Encrypt client – binary releases, works like 'make' (github.com)
73 points by hlandau on Dec 5, 2015
7. Avoiding Reflection (And Such) in Go (jerf.org)
116 points by ngrilly on Dec 5, 2015 | 36 comments
8. Building the Tamagotchi Singularity (spritesmods.com)
175 points by jcreedon on Dec 6, 2015 | 13 comments
9. Show HN: StoryGraph.js – Define a world and generate random stories (github.com)
82 points by jhedwards on Dec 5, 2015 | 8 comments
10. Python: Generators, Coroutines, Native Coroutines and Async/Await (masnun.com)
147 points by snw on Dec 5, 2015 | 30 comments
11. Ghost Streets of Los Angeles (bldgblog.blogspot.com)
121 points by ingve on Dec 5, 2015 | 21 comments
12. Introducing d3-shape (medium.com)
218 points by ingve on Dec 5, 2015 | 19 comments
13. Why Old Sports Photos Often Have a Blue Haze (petapixel.com)
116 points by lelf on Dec 5, 2015 | 33 comments
14. Deep-Brain-Stimulation Treatment for Depression Fails Another Trial (scientificamerican.com)
64 points by cpncrunch on Dec 5, 2015 | 18 comments
15. How not to report on the encryption ‘debate’ (cjr.org)
78 points by jeo1234 on Dec 5, 2015 | 29 comments
16. The Curious Case of Linux Containers (medium.com)
101 points by coloneltcb on Dec 4, 2015 | 26 comments
17. Reproducible-builds – Provide a verifiable path from source code to binary (reproducible-builds.org)
69 points by lelf on Dec 5, 2015 | 19 comments
18. I installed CoreOS on a 9-year-old MacBook (medium.com)
125 points by singuerinc on Dec 4, 2015 | 30 comments
19. How the Space Age Imagined 2014: Asimov's Predictions, Revisited (theappendix.net)
65 points by idleworx on Dec 5, 2015 | 10 comments
20. The patent on the Space Shuttle has expired (patents.google.com)
99 points by donohoe on Dec 5, 2015 | 45 comments
21. The Inescapable Pragmatism of Procedures (avdi.org)
50 points by mpweiher on Dec 4, 2015 | 2 comments
22. Pricing Programmers (facebook.com)
162 points by ingve on Dec 5, 2015 | 124 comments
23. World air pollution map (plumelabs.com)
82 points by gnocchi on Dec 4, 2015 | 29 comments
24. Waterproof Quadcopter Is Also a Submarine (popularmechanics.com)
63 points by jonbaer on Dec 5, 2015 | 24 comments
25. Spanish galleon may contain biggest treasure haul ever found on seabed (theguardian.com)
65 points by Thevet on Dec 6, 2015 | 44 comments
26. Maxwell’s demon faces the heat (sciencenews.org)
43 points by jonbaer on Dec 5, 2015 | 6 comments
27. Things I Won’t Touch: Hydrofluoric Acid (2004) (sciencemag.org)
81 points by networked on Dec 4, 2015 | 63 comments
28. Tests on skull fragment cast doubt on Adolf Hitler suicide story (theguardian.com)
64 points by ohjeez on Dec 5, 2015 | 23 comments
29. Men at work (aeon.co)
103 points by kawera on Dec 4, 2015 | 74 comments
30. A scientist studying the accuracy of stereotypes (quillette.com)
94 points by kawera on Dec 4, 2015 | 41 comments
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