I feel seen.
One thing I like about working from home is that you can cry in your office instead of the bathroom
cc @email@example.com @firstname.lastname@example.org
Employees at Facebook read Ready Player One and decided to make the Oasis.
Facebook to create VR world called Horizon https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-49851798
Linear modeling and thinking got us here, and it will keep us here if we let it.
You know those estimates we economists produce of the damages caused by climate change? They don’t include the costs of more global conflicts. We can’t figure out how to credibly put them in monetary terms so we pretend they’re zero. Our bad. https://twitter.com/revkin/status/1173562169058836482
Most American teens are frightened by climate change, poll finds, and about 1 in 4 are taking action - The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/science/most-american-teens-are-frightened-by-climate-change-poll-finds-and-about-1-in-4-are-taking-action/2019/09/15/1936da1c-d639-11e9-9610-fb56c5522e1c_story.html
Seven. Freaking. Hours. @email@example.com https://heated.world/p/seven-freaking-hours?utm_campaign=post&utm_medium=email&utm_source=twitter
This is the program I've been working hard on the last few months. We're looking for volunteers with data science, AI, and related skillsets for our one-day event in early October 6. It's virtual! You can be a data hero from anywhere! Check it out!
We’ve teamed up with @MSFTIssues@twitter.com to use #DataForGood yet again! We’ve launched an “AI Accelerator” where we’re providing pro bono expertise & assistance to a cohort of orgs seeking to apply #AI to societal challenges in urban communities. Read more here: http://bit.ly/2lxG643
I found it! I found the climate startup from this @firstname.lastname@example.org batch! https://projectwren.com/
No climate-related startups in YC demo day 1. Nothing even in the neighborhood.
All 84 startups from Y Combinator’s S19 Demo Day 1: https://techcrunch.com/2019/08/19/all-84-startups-from-y-combinators-s19-demo-day-1/
I'm not saying it's a perfect method - far from. But I do think it provides some level of burnout-resistance.
And I'm curious what other mechanisms we might to use to withstand more exposure to the emotional radiation of this thing.
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