So yeah, smoke blotted out the sun in Pantone 130 U over the Bay Area this week, and it looks even more dire in Oregon. Plus, as we’ve had to figure out over the last several weeks — it’s not so trivial to measure air quality.
However prevalent and bad you think conspiracy theory beliefs have become, it’s worse than that.
The Internet Archive is embroiled in a lawsuit over their book-scanning policies that gets at soul of what it means to be a library.
Just like the rest of us, children miss dining out in restaurants. But, yeah, it looks like restaurants are a meaningful part of how people get COVID-19.
The math behind wearing a mask.
Beautiful cartography: a (sad) route-density map of US trains.
Hate-read listicle of the week: the 101 best pizzas in America.
The finalists for the 2020 wildlife comedy photography awards.
Cardi B’s WAP in sign langugage.