/r/ALL On Peace Day 2013, 9000 silhouettes of soldiers were etched into the sand on Normandy beach. This was to commemorate the fallen from D-Day WWII. It only lasted a few hours till the tide came in.
Biology Lab grown meat from tissue culture of animal cells is sustainable, using cells without killing livestock, with lower land use and water footprint. Japanese scientists succeeded in culturing chunks of meat, using electrical stimulation to cause muscle cell contraction to mimic the texture of steak.nature.com
Uranus was overthrown by Kronos, his youngest son. and Kronos was overthrown by Zeus, his youngest son. So maybe Zeus never stopped having kids because you can’t be overthrown by your youngest son if there’s always another one coming.
TIL in 1928, the founder of Juilliard overheard an audition of someone improvising on a Rachmaninoff classic. Appalled, he went to confront the blasphemer, but found an 8yo Black girl (Hazel Scott), whose hands were too small to hit all the right keys. She was deemed a prodigy & accepted immediatelytheweek.com