Stats Pr0n of the Day: U.S. Map of Hate Speech on Twitter
Since June 2012, Dr. Monica Stevens of Humboldt State University in California has been mapping more than 150,000 geotagged tweets that contain homophobic, racist or abliest language. The result is the Geography of Hate, an interactive map of the U.S. which reveals the hotspots of “hate tweets” across the country. A deeper analysis of the project is available at Floating Sheep.
Look what I found in my old #middleschool #DALEK #DoctorWho #Exterminate They never had Daleks while I was in Middle School :( #NotFair!
Sometimes I wish that a crazy man in a (little….?) blue box could whisk me away. Or I could get a letter telling me that I had magical powers…or maybe I should go to Wal Mart and invest in a Lightsaber. Or maybe I could invest in a Hobbit hat. AND I KNOW I’M NOT THE ONLY ONE WITH THE WHAT IFS ABOUT THE ZOMBIE APOCAMALYPSE.
Jet engines need cutting-edge materials that are strong, light and can withstand extreme heat. GE is developing a material that can handle high temperatures like ceramics can and is also as tough as metal. Here, a projectile fired at a sample of advanced ceramic composite tests the material’s ability to endure the strike.
Ugh want that bike so bad