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1. A journalism student who found out she won a Pulitzer in class (cjr.org)
614 points by mrleiter on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 101 comments
2. Heart surgeons refuse difficult operations to avoid poor mortality ratings (telegraph.co.uk)
434 points by prostoalex on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 263 comments
3. Mermaid: Markdown-like generation of diagrams and flowcharts from text (github.com)
453 points by tomcam on Apr 20, 2018 | hide | 61 comments
4. Gravitation water vortex power plant (wikipedia.org)
227 points by hliyan on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 80 comments
5. When There’s an Audience, People’s Performance Improves (hopkinsmedicine.org)
162 points by spking on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 46 comments
6. How to Find Product Market Fit – founder of Segment (2017) [video] (youtube.com)
184 points by gajju3588 on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 22 comments
7. Friendship’s Dark Side (nytimes.com)
114 points by hvo on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 67 comments
8. What is empathy? (the-tls.co.uk)
112 points by Vigier on Apr 19, 2018 | hide | 81 comments
9. Idle Hands Are the Dreamer's Tools (theamericanscholar.org)
93 points by pepys on Apr 18, 2018 | hide | 14 comments
10. Shaper Origin: Hand-Held CNC Machine (shapertools.com)
140 points by spking on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 68 comments
11. Mapping the internet with Hilbert curves (benjojo.co.uk)
218 points by randomdrake on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 29 comments
12. The Looming Battle Over AI Chips (barrons.com)
124 points by poster123 on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 85 comments
13. Dissecting the NVIDIA Volta GPU Architecture via Microbenchmarking (arxiv.org)
111 points by matt_d on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 13 comments
14. Pulitzer Prize Winners Moving to PR: What Does That Say About Future Journalism? (insidesources.com)
93 points by mudil on Apr 20, 2018 | hide | 63 comments
15. Google's Project Zero exposes unpatched Windows 10 lockdown bypass (zdnet.com)
225 points by _o_ on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 118 comments
16. Show HN: FunctionKit – Approachable functional concepts brought to Swift (github.com)
51 points by mpangburn on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 8 comments
17. To Understand the Future of Tesla, Look to the History of GM (hbr.org)
165 points by Judgmentality on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 106 comments
18. NeXT logo by Paul Rand (2010) (logodesignlove.com)
133 points by Bud on Apr 20, 2018 | hide | 62 comments
19. VS Code can do that? (vscodecandothat.com)
469 points by kawera on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 270 comments
20. CBC is destroying its broadcast archives after they’re digitized (thestar.com)
117 points by chmaynard on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 67 comments
21. Freeman Dyson’s Life, Through His Letters (nytimes.com)
73 points by andrewl on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 2 comments
22. German Supreme court: Adblocking and taxing advertisers for unblocking, legal (techcrunch.com)
96 points by cornholio on Apr 20, 2018 | hide | 36 comments
23. Show HN: Writt – Make and publish notes from Telegram (writt.glitch.me)
77 points by jajoosam on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 35 comments
24. A Feasible Approach to Human Stasis for Long-Duration Deep Space Missions (spaceworkseng.com)
64 points by kawera on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 45 comments
25. Practical Memory Safety with Random Embedded Secret Tokens [pdf] (columbia.edu)
47 points by ingve on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 5 comments
26. Nuke Scan (mattbierner.com)
58 points by mattbierner on Apr 20, 2018 | hide | 10 comments
27. Fluree DB – A scalable blockchain database (flur.ee)
71 points by nwatson on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 71 comments
28. American Drugs in Egyptian Mummies (2005) (ucr.edu)
40 points by Petiver on Apr 19, 2018 | hide | 42 comments
29. New Zealand’s War on Rats (2017) (theatlantic.com)
44 points by kposehn on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 34 comments
30. Building Robust Systems (2008) [pdf] (csail.mit.edu)
93 points by molteanu on Apr 21, 2018 | hide | 6 comments

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