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March 2019

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Danish billionaires start rewilding the Scottish Highlands - Guardian
Dutch 10-14yos cycling appear to have high injury rates, but for the distance cycled they are actually much safer than UK children - ResearchGate
"I want my street to be like this": contrasting Dutch and UK residential street design - Robert Weetman
Article 50 Extension Day, 2051 - Armchair Ideology
lessons from the Arizona self-driving car killing - TheDrive [via @Urban_Turbo]
parents fighting back against air pollution in London - Guardian
no yelling, no scolding: how the Inuit raise their children - NPR
the polyjuice potion has worn off: "an exclusive school for quasi-aristocratic magical √úbermensch living off invisible slave labour" - UseJournal
the rise of five-over-one wood-frame "stick" apartments in the US - Bloomberg [via Cosma]
the cost of the War on Terror: $6 trillion since 9/11 - NewsWeek
an amateur mathematician has proved the chromatic number of the plane is ate least 5 - Quanta
CSIRO/AEMO study concludes that solar and wind now clearly cheaper than coal (in Australia) - RenewEconomy
reading complexity and constraints at six - Oxford Blog
stray dog joins in for climb of 7000m Nepalese peak - Outside [via @lizbatty]
New South Wales planning a million-dollar/metre road tunnel - BuildSydney
the hard realities of school funding cuts - Guardian
UKMAscript will be replacing ECMAscript - DylanBeattie [via @marklauer]
horses (or minitrams) for courses - was 1981 the nadir of cycling in Britain? - Oxford Blog
Chicago schools required to teach about police torture - Guardian
we need to get rid of almost all cars, starting now - Monbiot
I'm not trying to improve Oxford's transport for myself - Oxford Blog
forget electric cars, electric bicycles are the future - BikeEurope
the Royal Mail should be using e-cargobikes - Velove [via @PedalandPost]
the central ideas of mathematics, in their historical context - Mathematics and Its History [my review]
A Teachers' Manifesto - Flip the System UK [my review]
rethinking "success criteria" in primary school writing - JamesDurran
England is going to start testing four year-olds in English and maths - MoreThanAScore
my personal musical history - OxfordBlog

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