Highlights From The Comments On Cost Disease | Slate Star Codex
I got many good responses to my Considerations On Cost Disease post, both in the comments and elsewhere. A lot of people thought the explanation was obvious; unfortunately, they all disagreed on what the obvious explanation was.
A tunnel boring machine (TBM), also known as a "mole", is a machine used to excavate tunnels with a circular cross section through a variety of soil and rock strata.They may also be used for microtunneling.
Today, Kiewit Infrastructure West Co. was named the apparent-best-value contractor for the project that will demolish the viaduct, decommission the Battery Street Tunnel and reconnect city surface streets just north of the new SR 99 tunnel.
Bertha was designed and manufactured by Hitachi Zosen Sakai Works of Osaka, Japan, and is the world's largest earth pressure balance tunnel boring machine, at a cutterhead diameter of 57.5 feet (17.5 m) across.
Thriller Story: Part 1 - A time traveller, a medical rescue charity and the end of the world. But what is the connection? If you travelled back to 1985, armed with what you know now, could you fix the planet?
Piranha Plant - Super Mario Wiki, the Mario encyclopedia
"Grawr Charble Grawr! (Hey, what's cooking? YOU ARE!)" — Piranha Plant, Mario Party DS Piranha Plants (also known as Piranhas, misspelled as pirana plants in early manuals) are large, triffid-like plants encountered throughout the Mario franchise.
THE JOURNEY OF A MAN. When I was 13, I hoped that one day I would have a girlfriend with big tits. When I was 16 I got a girlfriend with big tits, but there was no passion, so I decided I needed a passionate girl with a zest for life.