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Texas solar farm recruits ‘lambscaping’ team to clear away weedsAt a small San Antonio solar facility, the ovine groundskeeping crew keep things trim and tidy with the aid of split upper lips and 4-chambered stomachs.
One of the most sinister things about normalized racism is you don’t have to have bad intentions to be racist, you just have to remain ignorant.
Why Some of Your Favorite People Are Racist | AmericaWakieWakie (via america-wakiewakie)

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The importance of teamwork. The insects were caught on camera forming a tower to reach the top of a bird cage they were being kept in.
Source: Escape ants are a tower of strength (Daily Express)

The meanderiness of a river, its Stølum number, is defined as the length the water travels from source to finish (blue curve) divided by the direct distance (red line).  This can change chaotically as a river changes coarse, forming Ox bow lakes. The ratio is often found to converge to (but rarely exceed) 3.14, roughly pi. [more] [code] [thanks] [thanks2]

America’s Richest Families | Forbes
Unrest has beset the Walton’s Wal-Mart empire [whose net-worth is now estimated at 152 billion dollars]. Workers at one of the world’s biggest employers went on strike to protest low wages and have led a movement to unseat Rob Walton as chairman, but family’s tight grip on the retailer—together they own 51% of the shares—gives them effective veto power. With $476 billion in revenue, Wal-Mart still reigns as the world’s largest retailer, a far cry from the company started by Sam Walton (d. 1992) and his brother James (d. 1995) in a small Arkansas town in 1962. Fortune they left behind is now split between Sam’s three living children (pictured siblings: Jim and Alice Walton) and daughter-in-law, and, to a lesser extent, James’ two daughters.

Fire in the Night | Denis Bud’ko
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