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1. The True Size Of Countries: Mercator projection (thetruesize.com)
556 points by parsecs 10 months ago | hide | 266 comments
2. Scientists grow bigger monkey brains using human genes, replicating evolution (interestingengineering.com)
502 points by ignoramous 10 months ago | hide | 356 comments
3. An Interactive Introduction to Fourier Transforms (jezzamon.com)
421 points by bpierre 10 months ago | hide | 52 comments
4. Electrified wingsuit from BMW reaches 186MPH on first flight (robbreport.com)
346 points by pseudolus 10 months ago | hide | 191 comments
5. BetterExplained: Clear, intuitive lessons about mathematics (betterexplained.com)
340 points by parisianka 10 months ago | hide | 28 comments
6. Ask HN: Are you depressed? (strawpoll.me)
408 points by pcbro141 10 months ago | hide | 489 comments
7. Create Vintage Videos Using FFmpeg in 4 Simple Steps (ottverse.com)
293 points by ponderingfish 10 months ago | hide | 48 comments
8. Moving my serverless project to Ruby on Rails (frantic.im)
350 points by pcr910303 10 months ago | hide | 184 comments
9. Sourcehut's Second Year in Alpha (sourcehut.org)
318 points by pcr910303 10 months ago | hide | 148 comments
10. Show HN: LibreASR – An On-Premises, Streaming Speech Recognition System (github.com/iceychris)
233 points by iceychris 10 months ago | hide | 71 comments
11. Conservatives flock to Parler, claiming censorship on Facebook and Twitter (npr.org)
329 points by intrepidhero 10 months ago | hide | 843 comments
12. “Facebook has taken the name of my open source project ” (github.com/facebook)
716 points by capableweb 10 months ago | hide | 175 comments
13. Poll: Have you experienced depressive symptoms over the past two weeks?
300 points by miduil 10 months ago | hide | 213 comments
14. Why to Start a Startup in a Bad Economy (2008) (paulgraham.com)
158 points by gautamsomani 10 months ago | hide | 67 comments
15. Billion Dollar Startup Ideas [video] (youtube.com)
195 points by redm 10 months ago | hide | 117 comments
16. I Ripped Out a £6k Lighting System (robdobson.com)
230 points by iamflimflam1 10 months ago | hide | 309 comments
17. Better disposable coffee cups can be made with waste from sugar cane (economist.com)
153 points by jkuria 10 months ago | hide | 120 comments
18. Open Source does not mean “Includes Free Support” (onyxbits.de)
305 points by alexellisuk 10 months ago | hide | 247 comments
19. The first open-source ventilator tested on human patients (github.com/makers-for-life)
182 points by baptistejamin 10 months ago | hide | 24 comments
20. Nearly 28M licensed Texas drivers hit by data breach (fox26houston.com)
172 points by bdcravens 10 months ago | hide | 106 comments
21. Ori Pocket Office (oriliving.com)
176 points by troydavis 10 months ago | hide | 67 comments
22. Drumbit – Online Drum Machine (drumbit.app)
165 points by blindm 10 months ago | hide | 37 comments
23. The Messaging Layer Security (MLS) Protocol (ietf.org)
134 points by Sami_Lehtinen 10 months ago | hide | 26 comments
24. Google made plans to target the EU official in charge of digital policy updates (arstechnica.com)
181 points by sho_hn 10 months ago | hide | 104 comments
25. What Is a Particle? (quantamagazine.org)
126 points by raattgift 10 months ago | hide | 29 comments
26. Packrat Parsing: Simple, Powerful, Lazy, Linear Time [pdf] (csail.mit.edu)
99 points by gjvc 10 months ago | hide | 24 comments
27. Ask HN: Am I too late for the “Data Science” wave?
199 points by kylebenzle 10 months ago | hide | 143 comments
28. The Best and Worst Microcontroller SDKs (memfault.com)
101 points by ducktective 10 months ago | hide | 78 comments
29. Pydis – Redis clone in 250 lines of Python, for performance comparison (github.com/boramalper)
239 points by antman 10 months ago | hide | 124 comments
30. Laser-Guided Lightning May Help Prevent Wildfires (breakingasia.com)
80 points by kposehn 10 months ago | hide | 55 comments

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