Day: November 29, 2022

Chinese police are now conducting random stop-and-search checks for banned foreign apps such as Instagram and Twitter: reports


The social credit score thing is also very real My wife is Chinese, I’ve been to China, I have several Chinese friends, 我可以说一些中文. Nobody knows anything about this supposed social credit thing. Whenever I ask anyone about it – and I have, several times, because it is commonly…

In meteorite, Alberta researchers discover 2 minerals never before seen on Earth


[–]cubbyatx 1500 points1501 points1502 points 4 days ago (85 children) The new minerals have been named elaliite and elkinstantonite. They were identified by Locock, head of the U of A’s electron microprobe laboratory, because each had been synthetically created before. “These minerals have been synthesized in a lab by a group…