Schlagwort-Archiv: Prioritäten

Morgenamen.

A few minutes later, they became engaged. The morning after as they sat at breakfast, he told her his name.

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In fact, though their acquaintance had been so short, they had guessed, as always happens between lovers, everything of any importance about each other in two seconds at the utmost, and it now remained only to fill in such unimportant details as what they were called; where they lived; and whether they were beggars or people of substance

Virginia Woolf: Orlando: A Biography

Social Distancing.

Not meeting people is easy.

Selecting the people to meet is hard.

Carbon Surprises.

In a sense, the few Bitcoin transactions I have done last year may have ended up corresponding to several hundred kilos of CO2e on their own. I would never have guessed.

a3nm: Estimating carbon footprints: what is 1 ton of CO2e?

Twittratn.

Social media updates from the riders are a bit sparse, it seems that they are all too busy riding bikes. Can't think why.

Dotwatcher.cc: Race Around The Netherlands - Day 1 - The beginning

Save holidays, not weight.

As a dedicated roadie, I’m ashamed to say I’ve never used a set of panniers before. These Ortlieb bags offer impressive protection against the elements and intuitive use, but the broader concept of mounting bags on my bike rather than my back is a revelation.

Peter Stuart: Dawes Galaxy: is this the perfect bike?

Alles oder Nichts.

I don't ever wanna be anything but everything.

Color Out: Anything but Everything

The right to hold property.

But most importantly, I don’t want to be in a place with such priorities. I have achieved most goals on my list – goals that were agreed upon at the beginning – despite having a major illness. I will not be an award-winning researcher, but I feel – and people have told me – that the things I do are valuable. If the university does not see this, I need to find a place that does.

Dr Veronika CH: Goodbye, tenure track

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