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1. NASA proposes a magnetic shield to protect Mars' atmosphere (phys.org)
475 points by cyanbane on March 5, 2017 | hide | 173 comments
2. Electronic meters’ false readings up to six times higher than actual consumption (sciencebulletin.org)
424 points by rwbhn on March 5, 2017 | hide | 153 comments
3. Why I left Mac for Windows: Apple has given up (char.gd)
695 points by shlema on March 5, 2017 | hide | 759 comments
4. AMA: Explaining my 750 line compiler+runtime designed to GPU self-host APL (youtube.com)
335 points by arcfide on March 5, 2017 | hide | 155 comments
5. I spent three months working full time to get a job (kolesky.com)
332 points by whalesalad on March 5, 2017 | hide | 317 comments
6. To keep Tor hack source code secret, DOJ dismisses child porn case (arstechnica.com)
307 points by awqrre on March 5, 2017 | hide | 137 comments
7. Major Experiments That Still Haven’t Found What They’re Looking For (nautil.us)
195 points by dnetesn on March 5, 2017 | hide | 49 comments
8. Ask HN: What's the actual fallout been from the Cloudflare bug?
248 points by anon456 on March 5, 2017 | hide | 75 comments
9. Show HN: A new hobby OS from “scratch” in C# (github.com/amaneureka)
310 points by amaneureka on March 5, 2017 | hide | 63 comments
10. Cracking Minesweeper with Z3 SMT Solver (yurichev.com)
177 points by iou on March 5, 2017 | hide | 56 comments
11. Secure Computing for Journalists (cryptographyengineering.com)
179 points by _pius on March 5, 2017 | hide | 143 comments
12. Uncertainty in Deep Learning (2016) (cam.ac.uk)
260 points by mannigfaltig on March 5, 2017 | hide | 14 comments
13. Cloud Hosting Showdown: DO vs. Linode vs. Vultr vs. OVH vs. Scaleway (webstack.de)
282 points by nik736 on March 5, 2017 | hide | 109 comments
14. How I discovered my left AirPod was bad (jeffgeerling.com)
145 points by geerlingguy on March 3, 2017 | hide | 61 comments
15. Vultr introduces $2.50/month plan (vultr.com)
312 points by misframer on March 5, 2017 | hide | 115 comments
16. The Story of a Lucky Economist (allegedwisdom.blogspot.com)
133 points by apsec112 on March 5, 2017 | hide | 55 comments
17. Comcast-Owned Vox Runs Commercial for Comcast’s $500M Snapchat Investment (fair.org)
237 points by Sujan on March 5, 2017 | hide | 54 comments
18. 'Once Upon A Time In America': A Butchered Film Rising Up As A Phoenix (cinephiliabeyond.org)
97 points by yurisagalov on March 5, 2017 | hide | 58 comments
19. Aheui: Esoteric programming language designed for Hangul (aheui.github.io)
155 points by networked on March 5, 2017 | hide | 68 comments
20. The Tragedy of Newcomb Mott, Who Thought He Could Walk into Soviet Russia (atlasobscura.com)
142 points by scapecast on March 5, 2017 | hide | 119 comments
21. Where Are the Customers' Yachts? Or a Good Hard Look at Wall Street (2012) (ifa.com)
102 points by Tomte on March 4, 2017 | hide | 52 comments
22. Pixel Map Generator (amcharts.com)
109 points by HugoDaniel on March 4, 2017 | hide | 6 comments
23. Google and Apple have different innovation signatures (fastcodesign.com)
113 points by hunglee2 on March 3, 2017 | hide | 31 comments
24. When Factory Jobs Vanish, Men Become Less Desirable Partners (theatlantic.com)
272 points by hunglee2 on March 5, 2017 | hide | 446 comments
25. Vacant Homes Are a Global Epidemic, and Paris Is Fighting It with a 60% Tax (betterdwelling.com)
248 points by paulpauper on March 5, 2017 | hide | 257 comments
26. How the Brain Dumps Its Trash (2016) [video] (scientificamerican.com)
130 points by lobo_tuerto on March 5, 2017 | hide | 16 comments
27. 5 March 1981: The ZX81 home computer launches with 1kb memory (wikipedia.org)
125 points by open-source-ux on March 5, 2017 | hide | 85 comments
28. How to choose and pair typefaces (zellwk.com)
105 points by zellwk on March 3, 2017 | hide | 10 comments
29. Logobook: A showcase of logos, symbols and trademarks (logobook.com)
108 points by LordWinstanley on March 3, 2017 | hide | 14 comments
30. R Passes SAS, but Python Leaves Them Both Behind (r4stats.com)
145 points by sonabinu on March 5, 2017 | hide | 68 comments

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