To create her video short "The Real Thing," a statement on Coca-Cola's 2018 water privatization scandal in Chiapas, Mexico, Julianna Villarosa used actual Coca-Cola to destroy a physical media copy of the "I'd Like to Buy the World a Coke" commercial.
A worm blob behaves as a solid and a fluid, like a ball of dough or a glob of shampoo. It only takes around 10 worms to form a coherent blob. A blob of about 100,000 worms resembles a lump of (red) pizza dough.
In the first nine months of this year some 2,200 people were kidnapped for ransom, more than double the roughly 1,000 abducted in 2020. Perhaps a million children are missing school for fear that they will be snatched.
As long as we store our lives on devices that have vulnerabilities, and surveillance companies can earn millions of dollars selling ways to exploit them, our defenses are limited, especially if a government decides it wants our data.