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March 2021

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what are low traffic neighbourhoods for? - Red Pepper
for cities to reach net-zero, cycling is 10x more important than electric cars - Conversation
the divide between US and European e-bike (pedelec) speed and power restrictions - Verge
insulting the Polish president? up to three years in prison - Notes from Poland
Josep Pla's stories of the north Catalan coast - Salt Water [my review]
B.1.1.7 does seem to be relatively more infectious among children - medrxiv [via @SarahDRasmussen]
some printed travel guides are surviving the Internet age - Guardian
Papua New Guinea is at risk of a Covid catastrophe - ABC
"Promoting active travel should be a cornerstone of strategies to meet net zero carbon targets, particularly in urban areas" - Transportation Research Part D
an Oxford road-safety film from 1953 - BFI
20min silent black and white film of Oxford (Uni) in 1928 - BFI
why I explained what a Grothendieck prime is to my daughter - Oxford Blog
nine principles for teaching mathematics - Mathigon
how Europe and the United States lost against Covid - NYmag
snowflakes try to cancel examination of Churchill's less pleasant aspects - Guardian
Australia's history of apartheid in Papua New Guinea - PNGblogs
using a laser to generate true random numbers at 250Tb/s - Science [via Schneier]
will the UK temporally disengage from the EU as well? - Wired
Toronto opts for sustainable and affordable over high-tech - Guardian
positive results from a Californian universal basic income trial - Atlantic
Daily Mail owner buys New Scientist - Guardian
they promise editorial independence and no sharing of content...
the strangeness of Italian power plugs and voltages - @tech963
blow up that junction! my history with low traffic neighbourhoods - Oxford Blog
the Uyghur Genocide: China's breaches of the Genocide Convention - Newlines
both pro-democracy and pro-Beijing users are shifting away from Facebook - Rest of World
240+ tweets documenting the myriad harms of Brexit - @rdanielkelemen
health and inequality in London's 'Covid Triangle' - FT
Zwolle a model for bike parking at Oxford's new railway station? - BicycleDutch
A Contextual History - Mathematics in Ancient Egypt [my review]

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