"Take me into the water! I’m going to chase some crabs out for you guys."
How do protesters stay in contact with each other when the government has shut down or censored Internet and mobile networks? Simple: You don’t use either.
Meet Open Garden’s FireChat, the messenger app protesters in Hong Kong have been using to circumvent government attempts to prevent them from organizing by blocking social networks like Instagram. Instead of relying on a single website or government-controlled networks, FireChat uses a technology called mesh networking for its “Nearby” chat mode.
YES!! THIS IS EVERYTHING!
1. a container of metal or refractory material employed for heating substances to high temperatures.
2. Metallurgy: a hollow area at the bottom of a furnace in which the metal collects.
3. a severe, searching test or trial.
Etymology: from late Middle English crusible, corusible < Mediaeval Latin crūcibulum, “night lamp”.
Epulosis, adj. /ep’ü-lo’sis/ - In medicine, the formation of a scar in the process of healing.
Source: Webster’s Unabridged New Twentieth Century Dictionary, 1956
this is creepy as fuck, I’ll take 14
With a red light though!
Today in biology the teacher asked “why do chromosomes have to stick together?” And I whispered “because they’re bromosomes” and the guy next to me just about died laughing