The most correct take on the Amy DeGise hit-and-run https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/for-the-stress-podcast/id1584766301?i=1000574767917
Also reminding me I need to clean the gutter.
And then I see a real life counterpart to the allegory in The Stone Sky: https://twitter.com/jimmyjenkins/status/1547631501323292672
“It's so much energy that I have to use just to exist in a room with you, because I don't trust you. That, I feel, is a very good metaphor about how computationally blockchain works, and what is the underlying philosophical idea behind it, which is, 'We want a world without any sort of centralized authority because we cannot trust any of them ever.' And that is the opposite of what we want as a society, in my opinion.” https://www.pcgamer.com/developer-turns-future-of-gaming-talk-into-a-surprise-attack-on-conventions-nft-and-blockchain-sponsors/
Meanwhile, Vega is like “wtf I’m right. here!”
Also, a much needed reminder this week as you see NASA go way too hard with the "Webb" branding: James Webb enforced homophobic polices during his tenure as under secretary of state and NASA administrator and we should not be celebrating him by naming a telescope after him. I will only use the acronym JWST until the telescope is renamed.
What's the JWST Deep Field you ask??
Well we're about to find out! But the Hubble Deep Field is an image where the Hubble space telescope stared at a seemingly dark region of the sky for a long time and found A LOT OF GALAXIES VERY FAR AWAY!
We can expect something similar from JWST 🔭