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If you know any Australians with ace digital learning and creative skills, send them my way, we're recruiting:

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Instead of roads breaking up pavements, pavements should break up roads.

Because people walking and wheeling should get priority over cars in any area where they're likely to be in abundance.


The Graundian has chosen to use “Dfat” and “EE Cummings” in the same article and it’s making me mad.

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Hey people new to Mastodon!

Did you know that Mastodon is part of a wider network called the Fediverse?

These (and more) are on the Fediverse too:

PixelFed - an Instagram alternative (

PeerTube - a YouTube alternative (

WriteFreely - a blogging platform like Medium (

Lemmy - a Reddit alternative (

You can follow Fediverse accounts from Mastodon, because Fediverse platforms talk to each other.

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can I drink two litres of chocolate milk before midnight?

climate, finance 

‘Bloomfield, which produces both thermal and metallurgical coal, submitted insurance was “prohibitively expensive if it can be obtained at all”.’

I too, cannot buy fire insurance at a decent price while I watch the flames approach my house.

hmm Figshare’s docs sure are ...terse.

@alissa I couldn't decide so now we have both :binfire: and :trashfire:

I love that I now have a job where people email me to ask “Can you get X data using this API?”

Especially because I also now have a work environment where I can say “Yes!”

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The reason why it is scary that you can be reprimanded for being political at work is that it coincides with a deterioration of discrimination protections, and, for many people, their existence itself is political.

Another glorious Autumn morning in :dingding: ☀️❄️

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Not entirely sure how this tea company expects me to "pour in boiling water at 85ºC" at close to sea level. 🍵 🌡️

TIL Rutgers University has 19(!) different labour unions:

The Amazon union drive showed us the future of US labor

"German – lover-intermediate level"


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This is a Mastodon instance primarily for Australasian Galleries, Libraries, Archives, Museums and Records people, and anyone else who wants to hang out with them. We use the Hometown fork which enables local-only posts.