Thursday trivia #40

As always, Marines lead the way.

Top engineering schools compared to schools from Hogwarts. (Hint: Stanford is like Gryffindor.)

Would you send your English-only kids to a Russian-language-only school? I’m not sure I would. But this story makes some interesting points related to expectation and achievement– something I deal with daily when working on products at Acuitus. I have a lot more to say about this and hope to be able to someday.

This interactive map of submarine cables is very, very cool. There are cables in places you might not have expected, like 8 of them running to Alaska.

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