Resources to Help Beirut
On Tuesday, August 4, a large stockpile of explosive materials that had been seized and stored by the government in 2014 exploded in the capital of Lebanon. More than 75 people are dead. Over 4,000 are injured. An estimated 300,000 have been displaced. These numbers will only increase. Here are some links/resources you to visit if you are willing to help the affected.
Google Advanced Search Operators
Become a power-user of Google Search - here, in one place, are all of the currently documented advanced search operators.
Congressional Democrat Tracker: Leftist Edition
A list of all the democrats in the House of the Representatives, with their votes on the major issues and "leftist" rank.
Kanye Unreleased Tracker
A list of all the unreleased and leaked songs by Kanye West by each era/album
Escape: Part Two
An interactive Google doc Escape Room-style game - PART TWO
The propagation of COVID-19 by aerosol transmission ONLY. The model is based on a standard model of aerosol disease transmission, the Wells-Riley model. It is calibrated to COVID-19 per recent literature on quanta emission rate
A Collection of World Games (TWGfU)
Complete list of sports from around the World
Anti-tankie resources and notes
Modern use of the term “tankie” varies widely but tends to refer to those who white-wash or fully deny the crimes of both historical authoritarian-communist regimes and current tenuously socialist regimes. This document is a selection of trusted sources with information about socialism to make denialism and historical revisionism more difficult.
Cost of hydrogen from electrolysis
Levelized cost of hydrogen and profitability chart
Google Classroom tutorial links for parents and students. How to create folders in Drive, change page size in Slides, create dropdowns in Sheets and many more
Studying Programming through Making
How can we learn things about programming through the things we make?
Thiel on Progress and Stagnation
Peter Thiel’s view on progress and stagnation in his own words, sourced from a number of his interviews and articles. This document consists only of direct quotes from Thiel, lightly edited for clarity (except for headings and where marked otherwise). Compiled by Richard Ngo (@richardmcngo) and Jeremy Nixon (@jvnixon).
hydrology & water sustainability teaching links, videos
Do you need online resources for emergency remote teaching of hydrology and water sustainability courses? You can use and share these curated online resources (websites, videos, games, articles and quizzes) so that students: 1) get course content from diverse sources, voices and perspectives; 2) can relate course content to their life; and 3) can practice course content.
Animal Crossing New Horizon Flowers
Community fed page with the current confirmed or suspected hybrid flower colors. Feel free to contribute your own knowledge if you see somehing is missing!
RESOURCE COMPILATION: Debunking imperialist propaganda wrt in Xinjiang, China - "Uighur mass concentration camps"
A resource list compiled to encourage people to be more critical about the conflict in Xinjiang and how it is being reported in imperialist media. Quality of each publication varies. This is a collection rather than a curation.
PR Lightning Lexicon- The Figures [Year 2]
Power Rangers list of figures, description, release dates, prices
Film Budget Spreadsheet
A template with all the cost items like staff, wardrobe, special affects, etc. Can help you calculate the total needed for your production.
CoronaVirus Notable Cases
A list of celebrities, politicians, sports people, etc. who were diagnosed with coronavirus
A comprehensive collection of infographics, graphs and maps about a variety of topics. Useful for news articles, blog posts or presentations. Topics covered: politics, business, energy, climate change and many more. Have a look!
Thirty things which are quite good
A list of things which are actually quite good
UCLA Law Covid-19 Behind Bars Data Project
An Initiative of the UCLA Prison Law and Policy Program - statistics of coronavirus infections in prison system by state
General Resource Materials for Civic Participation 1st ed
A list of resources for civil participation during the upcoming election
YeahSheWrites Coding Road Map
A beginner friendly document with resources to start learning to code - created by @yeahshewrites who became a software engineer and wanted to share tips on how to get started in the tech industry
Buy a Business v2.1
An interatctive finance template for calculating the profitability of buying out a business.