NEW RESOURCES The Guardian: British Library’s collection of obscene writing goes online. “Together with an 18th-century directory of sex workers in the Covent Garden area of London, and the violent erotic works […]
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NEW RESOURCES EurekAlert: The web meets genomics: a DNA search engine for microbes . “The search engine, called Bitsliced Genomic Signature Index (BIGSI), fulfils a similar purpose to internet search engines, such […]
NEW RESOURCES Curbed NY: Interactive eviction map shows where landlords are booting tenants. “A new interactive map tracking eviction rates across the five boroughs paints a stark portrait of the city’s housing […]
TWEAKS AND UPDATES Ubergizmo: Self-Harm Images Will Be Hidden Behind ‘Sensitivity Screens’ On Instagram. “Instagram wants to clamp down on images that depict suicide or self-harm. The Facebook-owned company has now decided […]
NEW RESOURCES Read an article about this but it didn’t include the URL, so I’m going straight to the source to tell you about Fauna Toolkit: Bird Bones. From the home page: […]