Action Mailbox and Mandrill: How to get them to play nice

Turns out, if you want to setup a new inbound email from Mandrill, you need to first set your ingress api token to “test-webhook”, and have the url working at the production url.

Once you’ve set it up, you have to then go into the mandrill dashboard, find the “web hooks” section, then find your new web hook and update the ingress api token to match the one listed and redeploy.

Fun.

Ernst Haeckel- Protists

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How to run a small social network site for your friends

This document exists to lay out some general principles of running a small social network site that have worked for me. These principles are related to community building more than they are related to specific technologies.

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M1 Messenger – SDR Traveller

An ultralight, all-weather EDC. Made from Expedition Grade Dyneema® for exquisite performance, with features stripped down to the bare essentials.

Source: M1 Messenger – SDR Traveller

An introduction to Wardley (Value Chain) Mapping

Bits or pieces?: An introduction to Wardley (Value Chain) Mapping
— Read on blog.gardeviance.org/2015/02/an-introduction-to-wardley-value-chain.html

Trash Plastic

How to live better with less plastic. Simple tips, swaps, and plastic-free alternatives for everything in your home.

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Infinite Galaxy Puzzle

Based on the Möbius Strip and the Klein bottle, it’s a never ending and re-orientable puzzle!

Source: Nervous System | Shop | Infinite Galaxy Puzzle

Make Haste, Slowly

Make Haste, Slowly.

Festina Lente

Never does Nature

Never does nature say one thing, and wisdom another.

Juvenal, The Sixteen Satires

A Mirrored Mexican Home Hides Among a Lush Forest

Covered in mirrored glass that’s transparent when viewed from within, the façade of this Mexican forest retreat reflects the color, light, and movements of its natural surroundings.

Source: A Mirrored Mexican Home Hides Among a Lush Forest – Dwell

An intro to Pen Plotters 

I’ve been fascinated with pen plotters for a long time now and I’ve owned several of them – but for some reason never posted any of my explorations or findings online. Until now, at least. You might wonder what’s so special about pen plotters? Well, let me tell you. Pen plotters are friendly robots

Source: An intro to Pen Plotters — Hej.

THE ZERO TERMINAL

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MetaLimbs Project

That feeling when the present catches up with your dreams of what the future might bring.

via Prosthetick Knowledge

Where have all the insects gone?






Entomologists call it the windshield phenomenon. “If you talk to people, they have a gut feeling. They remember how insects used to smash on your windscreen,” says Wolfgang Wägele, director of the Leibniz Institute for Animal Biodiversity in Bonn, Germany. Today, drivers spend less time scraping and scrubbing. “I’m a very data-driven person,” says Scott Black, executive director of the Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation in Portland, Oregon. “But it is a visceral reaction when you realize you don’t see that mess anymore.

Where have all the insects gone?

Quality of Government, Not Size, Is the Key to Freedom and Prosperity

As far as human freedom goes, the quality of government dominates the statistical relationship.

Source: Quality of Government, Not Size, Is the Key to Freedom and Prosperity – Evonomics