Texas gov knew of natural gas shortages days before blackout, blamed wind anyway arstechnica.com/tech-poli…
πŸ‘︎ 42k
πŸ“°︎ r/politics
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/IHeartBadCode
πŸ“…︎ May 21 2021
🚨︎ report
LPT: even if you aren't concerned about security, always latch/lock your doors anyways. Wind gusts can be really strong, and raccoons have thumbs.

I'm in SE michigan, the weather is unseasonably warm and the evenings have been a wonderful 60Β°F lately. For me, that means every window in the house open all day and night!

I have a significant distance between me and my neighbors, and a balcony that looks into some woods. The frogs at night and the birds in the morning are wonderful to relax to. However, I underestimated how good raccoons are at climbing.

Despite having no stairs on my balcony, when I went to get water at 2:30 a.m. last night, a raccoon was curiously exploring my balcony. If he wanted to, he could have simply slid open the screen door and gotten into the house. I know I can't stop them from exploring, but those doors will remain latched at night from now on!

πŸ‘︎ 38k
πŸ“°︎ r/LifeProTips
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/IAmAPhysicsGuy
πŸ“…︎ May 20 2021
🚨︎ report
President Joe Biden Approves Nation's First Major Offshore Wind Farm earther.gizmodo.com/presi…
πŸ‘︎ 38k
πŸ“°︎ r/UpliftingNews
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/Elliottafc1
πŸ“…︎ May 11 2021
🚨︎ report
Glass Bridge in China Breaks During High Winds
πŸ‘︎ 41k
πŸ“°︎ r/SweatyPalms
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/boozle33
πŸ“…︎ May 09 2021
🚨︎ report
πŸ”₯ A waterfall being blown backwards by high winds v.redd.it/c3rc76gle3171
πŸ‘︎ 34k
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ“…︎ May 24 2021
🚨︎ report
The eastern sides of English cities tend to be poorer. This pattern can be traced back to the Industrial Revolution, when winds blew pollution east, causing the rich to flee west. economist.com/graphic-det…
πŸ‘︎ 38k
πŸ“°︎ r/dataisbeautiful
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/davidbauer
πŸ“…︎ May 07 2021
🚨︎ report
New research has found that the vertical turbine design is far more efficient than traditional turbines in large scale wind farms, and when set in pairs the vertical turbines increase each other’s performance by up to 15%. Vertical axis wind farm turbines can ultimately lower prices of electricity. brookes.ac.uk/about-brook…
πŸ‘︎ 46k
πŸ“°︎ r/science
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/rustoo
πŸ“…︎ Apr 27 2021
🚨︎ report
Placing a bench so close to the edge of a roof so when a slight wind blows while its raining the bench gets wet
πŸ‘︎ 23k
πŸ“°︎ r/CrappyDesign
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/31ank
πŸ“…︎ May 24 2021
🚨︎ report
First major US offshore wind farm approved today - 13 MW wind turbines totalling just over 800 MW electrek.co/2021/05/11/eg…
πŸ‘︎ 13k
πŸ“°︎ r/Futurology
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ“…︎ May 11 2021
🚨︎ report
πŸ‘︎ 23k
πŸ“°︎ r/Wellthatsucks
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/Helftheuvel
πŸ“…︎ May 08 2021
🚨︎ report
Coal is losing the price war to wind and solar faster than anticipated electrek.co/2021/05/06/co…
πŸ‘︎ 17k
πŸ“°︎ r/UpliftingNews
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/solar-cabin
πŸ“…︎ May 07 2021
🚨︎ report
These 'Beach Animals' were created by Theo Jansen as a fusion of art and engineering. The kinetic structures walk on their own and get all their energy from the wind.
πŸ‘︎ 38k
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ“…︎ May 07 2021
🚨︎ report
Winds howling
πŸ‘︎ 16k
πŸ“°︎ r/witcher
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/emar-alliones
πŸ“…︎ May 17 2021
🚨︎ report
An oceanic warming event is currently ongoing in the subtropical North Atlantic ocean, as the rapid pressure changes weakened the easterly trade winds. These Spring warming events in the Atlantic Ocean are known from history, to translate their influence into the Atlantic Hurricane season. severe-weather.eu/global-…
πŸ‘︎ 5k
πŸ“°︎ r/worldnews
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/dragonking4444
πŸ“…︎ May 16 2021
🚨︎ report
Flying the same speed as wind in the opposite direction
πŸ‘︎ 22k
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/Virtual_View
πŸ“…︎ May 04 2021
🚨︎ report
Solar and wind could power world by 2050 as prices collapse, replacing all fossil carbontracker.org/solar-a…
πŸ‘︎ 13k
πŸ“°︎ r/Futurology
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/davidwholt
πŸ“…︎ Apr 24 2021
🚨︎ report
Wind turbine maintenance.
πŸ‘︎ 6k
πŸ“°︎ r/HumanForScale
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/Furdertime
πŸ“…︎ May 23 2021
🚨︎ report
Pursuing the wind, me, oil on collage, 2021
πŸ‘︎ 12k
πŸ“°︎ r/Art
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ“…︎ May 23 2021
🚨︎ report
The Biden administration makes a swath of ocean between New York and New Jersey an offshore wind zone. nytimes.com/2021/03/29/us…
πŸ‘︎ 39k
πŸ“°︎ r/news
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/InvestorForLife
πŸ“…︎ Mar 29 2021
🚨︎ report
Earth, Wind, and a chance of scattered showers
πŸ‘︎ 15k
πŸ“°︎ r/softwaregore
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/Lagumists
πŸ“…︎ May 15 2021
🚨︎ report
A Cruise ship caught in huge waves and 120MPH winds. View from the third deck. v.redd.it/y6m1s0b6d6r61
πŸ‘︎ 39k
πŸ“°︎ r/WTF
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/Akephalos_Agares
πŸ“…︎ Apr 04 2021
🚨︎ report
Caitlyn's ultimate is not an execute, and it's fine to use it for poke/ to break banshee's/ edge of night or bait wind wall

Since I'm low silver I get spam pinged every time I use Caitlyn ult to do anything other than finish someone off. Please stop, that's not the only thing the ultimate can do. Caitlyn's ult isn't even an execute, which means that it isn't any stronger on low health enemies, it always does the same damage. In a team fight it will be hard to get enough time to stand still and ult someone, so poking a priority target down with the ult before the fight is not stupid, it's just getting guaranteed damage before the fight instead of risking not being able to get the ult off at all.

πŸ‘︎ 3k
πŸ“°︎ r/summonerschool
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/SpDef_Talonflame
πŸ“…︎ May 19 2021
🚨︎ report
My flower pot and blew over in the wind. Canada post lady comes along and set everything all nice again v.redd.it/36nv2bhz1kx61
πŸ‘︎ 26k
πŸ“°︎ r/HumansBeingBros
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/EdmontonGal81
πŸ“…︎ May 06 2021
🚨︎ report
You wind up in hell after you die. When you arrive, Satan informs you that it’s just regular life but you have to pick a minor inconvenience to plague you for all eternity. What do you pick?
πŸ‘︎ 50k
πŸ“°︎ r/AskReddit
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/istrx13
πŸ“…︎ Feb 22 2021
🚨︎ report
A technician prepares a Space Shuttle wind tunnel model for testing -- Not only was this model filled with sensors, it could simulate main engine and booster thrust (more in comments)
πŸ‘︎ 7k
πŸ“°︎ r/EngineeringPorn
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/Marc_Sasaki
πŸ“…︎ May 20 2021
🚨︎ report
14 Wind Turbines Aligned In A Row In Nevada
πŸ‘︎ 23k
πŸ“°︎ r/oddlysatisfying
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/blazecapt24
πŸ“…︎ May 03 2021
🚨︎ report
London podcaster discovers that wind turbines are NOT for cooling down the planet. youtube.com/watch?v=8o4ul…
πŸ‘︎ 54k
πŸ“°︎ r/videos
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/Rozza88
πŸ“…︎ Mar 15 2021
🚨︎ report
Wind is the worst part of riding - change my mind

Yesterday I had my longest ride yet, a full metric century. The route I usually take is almost perfectly split, 50k uphill to the next closest town, then 50k downhill back home. I live next to the second largest wind-formed basin in the world, so extreme winds become the norm. That is, until I started biking.

Took me 2 hours to go the first 50k with about 80% of the total vert. Then, it took about 4 hours to go the second 50k into sustained 20-30 mph winds. There is nothing more demoralizing than going 7 mph (working hard) down a hill you have previously gone 30+ mph down. My average speed was 7-8 mph slower going downhill than uphill because of the wind.

What is your absolute least favorite part of riding?

πŸ‘︎ 771
πŸ“°︎ r/cycling
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/excynimphica
πŸ“…︎ May 23 2021
🚨︎ report
Portable Off-Grid Wind and Water Turbine v.redd.it/ym96xhp7ikc61
πŸ‘︎ 16k
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/jokerlovesharleen
πŸ“…︎ Apr 30 2021
🚨︎ report
PSA: When you play against Singed; build Dorans shield and take Second wind.

This way his Q will deal about 5 DPS when you get low, which means he can basically never kill you. If you are ranged you can take phase rush and he can never catch you so you can play as risky as you want. In either situation he can't punish you.

Now this is probably about the time you will think "why is this singed main telling me this?" Because his winrate will drop into the gutter if the general playerbase actually understood to do this, which would lead to him getting buffed making the games where people do this less fucking miserable.

πŸ‘︎ 6k
πŸ“°︎ r/leagueoflegends
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/Mixed_not_swirled
πŸ“…︎ May 03 2021
🚨︎ report
[Fanart] Wind boi
πŸ‘︎ 4k
πŸ“°︎ r/Genshin_Impact
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/a_chara_a
πŸ“…︎ May 20 2021
🚨︎ report
(Wind) Incredible perspective from Austin Rivers: "I was that guy in high school. I wanted to be an All-Star. I still feel like I'm good enough to be that, but that's not my role here...We've got an MVP here. So you support that guy. We've got Michael here, so you support that guy."

https://twitter.com/HarrisonWind/status/1390174323474767877?s=19

Austin Rivers: "I just feel kind of lucky. Honestly. I'm just lucky to be here and thankful to be here. I don't take this shit for granted. Every game I go out there and play hard as hell. When you get something taken away from you and you're sitting at home for a month or two and you're watching guys on TV, it changes you."

πŸ‘︎ 3k
πŸ“°︎ r/nba
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/Anti-vaxKD
πŸ“…︎ May 06 2021
🚨︎ report
Abbott knew of natural gas shortages before blackout, blamed wind anyway. arstechnica.com/tech-poli…
πŸ‘︎ 2k
πŸ“°︎ r/houston
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ“…︎ May 21 2021
🚨︎ report
(Spoilers Extended) Will the Battle of the Bastards Occur in THE WINDS OF WINTER?: An Analysis bryndenbfish.substack.com…
πŸ‘︎ 662
πŸ“°︎ r/asoiaf
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/BryndenBFish
πŸ“…︎ May 24 2021
🚨︎ report
Finished the Shadow of the Wind by ZafΓ³n last night. Great read.

I stumbled upon the title on a recent thread on this subreddit and bought it on an impulse.

The novel transported me to early 20th century Barcelona and took me on an incredible surrealist adventure through the eyes of the young protagonist, Daniel Sempere.

The story is compelling and well paced. Each discovery adds more flavor, and begets more questions. Daniel's life slowly shaping up to mirror that of his mysterious hero provides the perfect rising arc for the events of the book. The resolution is satisfying, even if a little predictable.

I enjoyed discovering the complex characters moulded by the civil and European wars. FermΓ­n Romero de Torres, the eternal optimist with a tragic past, exudes warmth and wisdom. Inspector Fumero's beastial nature, the ugly manifestation of shame and anger, invokes dread and disgust. The rise and fall of the Aldayas and the Moliners speaks to the impermanence of wealth.

Many years ago, one of my professors warned me about traversing the treacherous terrains of translation. While I have often wondered what experiencing a Garcia Marquez in Spanish or Camus in French must be like, I am indebted to translators such as Lucia Graves who bring these stories to a global readership while retaining some, if not all of the original magic.

πŸ‘︎ 3k
πŸ“°︎ r/books
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/leeoturner
πŸ“…︎ May 16 2021
🚨︎ report
Flag of Quebec City flying in the wind
πŸ‘︎ 3k
πŸ“°︎ r/vexillology
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/MikeFrench98
πŸ“…︎ May 24 2021
🚨︎ report
Cable bridge in Guizhou China damaged from extreme winds
πŸ‘︎ 3k
πŸ“°︎ r/WeatherGifs
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/solateor
πŸ“…︎ May 22 2021
🚨︎ report
New study of 14,000 teens finds that students who were relatively older than their peers in primary school wind up being more popular in high school; in the Netherlands, the effect was about 2.6%; this study is another example showing that school cut-off dates have real impacts. psychnewsdaily.com/high-s…
πŸ‘︎ 4k
πŸ“°︎ r/science
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/fotogneric
πŸ“…︎ May 05 2021
🚨︎ report
Wind farms
πŸ‘︎ 12k
πŸ“°︎ r/tumblr
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/ExpertAccident
πŸ“…︎ May 07 2021
🚨︎ report
Pecado Squad Gaming and Wind and Rain banned for life. twitter.com/NADPCLeague/s…
πŸ‘︎ 588
πŸ“°︎ r/DotA2
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/InfectionEx
πŸ“…︎ May 24 2021
🚨︎ report
[NO SPOILERS] Even King and Gaiman are waiting for Winds
πŸ‘︎ 2k
πŸ“°︎ r/gameofthrones
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/DsjgOriginal
πŸ“…︎ May 19 2021
🚨︎ report
Do you find wind chimes annoying?

My husband and I moved a few months ago to a new house. I’ve always wanted wind chimes so we got a set to hang up on the deck. The houses are relatively close together so I’m sure the neighbors can hear. Would you find this annoying? I love the sounds of wind chimes but I don’t want to be that annoying neighbor!

πŸ‘︎ 371
πŸ“°︎ r/homeowners
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/Kellyhas2dogs
πŸ“…︎ May 19 2021
🚨︎ report
Biden’s new moonshot: An offshore wind industry to rival Europe’s. Having fallen a decade behind in developing the renewable energy, the U.S. is priming itself for a space race-style comeback. grist.org/energy/bidens-n…
πŸ‘︎ 6k
πŸ“°︎ r/politics
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/mafco
πŸ“…︎ Apr 30 2021
🚨︎ report
'He Is Lying. People Are Dying': Calls for Texas Governor to Resign as He Blames Power Outages on Wind and Solar commondreams.org/news/202…
πŸ‘︎ 87k
πŸ“°︎ r/politics
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/i_am_ayesha
πŸ“…︎ Feb 17 2021
🚨︎ report
Wind from a storm blow down a tree, pulling up the entire yard.
πŸ‘︎ 3k
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/Th1ndonly
πŸ“…︎ May 24 2021
🚨︎ report
New SEC ruling: ICE Clear Credit LLC; Order Approving Proposed Rule Change Relating to the ICC Recovery Plan and the ICC Wind-Down Plan.

Ok, this may be huge or it may mean nothing depending how you interpret the content of this ruling, so I will go ahead and summarize this because I think it's relevant to GME.

https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2021/05/14/2021-10173/self-regulatory-organizations-ice-clear-credit-llc-order-approving-proposed-rule-change-relating-to

This is a 22 page SEC approval of the proposed changes brought up by ICE Clear Credit LCC (β€œICC”), a covered clearing agency. So what is a Covered clearing agency? It is a registered clearing agency that provides the services of a central counterparty or central securities depository. In order to address counterparty risk, members must provide collateral to ICE Trust [ICE Clear Credit LLC since July 16, 2011] to cover their obligations under cleared CDS (credit derivatives). Members must also make initial and ongoing contributions to a guaranty fund that can be used by ICE Trust in the event of a member default (Forrester et al 2009).

As published on their website, "Financial resources held at the clearing house, including margin and clearing member guaranty funds, total more than $33 billion.

ICE Clear Credit's current margin on deposit is $46,399,000,000. In the event of a default, only the margin of the defaulting clearing participant and defaulting customer may be used for default management. In the event the resources of a defaulting clearing participant are insufficient to cure the default, the below financial resources are available to ICE Clear Credit: Minimum Total Assets available $3,213,000,000".

Back to the SEC approval. ICC was asking the SEC to update and formalize the ICC Recovery Plan and the ICC Wind-Down Plan in case of credit losses, liquidity shortfalls, losses from general business risk, or any other losses in the event that it comes under severe stress. The Recovery Plan discusses the tools that are available to ICC to address a situation where ICC experiences liquidity shortfalls triggered by a default of one or more CPs (Citadel and Co?) and has insufficient liquid resources in the proper currency to meet payments obligations. . The first step of the recover plan starts with the Default Committee, which is responsible for assisting ICC during the execution of certain default management and recovery procedures and

... keep reading on reddit ➑

πŸ‘︎ 2k
πŸ“°︎ r/Superstonk
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/valtani
πŸ“…︎ May 16 2021
🚨︎ report
Offshore oil rigs have unlimited access to water, solar, and wind energy. They use diesel.
πŸ‘︎ 7k
πŸ“°︎ r/Showerthoughts
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/FederaIGovernment
πŸ“…︎ Apr 22 2021
🚨︎ report
Like a Candle in the Wind - Dark Legacy Comics #772
πŸ‘︎ 3k
πŸ“°︎ r/wow
πŸ’¬︎
πŸ‘€︎ u/keydar
πŸ“…︎ May 23 2021
🚨︎ report

Please note that this site uses cookies to personalise content and adverts, to provide social media features, and to analyse web traffic. Click here for more information.