Category Archives: Writing

5 Interesting Links for 07-07-2017

Curiosities (Reading) Questions of format have always been an issue, as this collection of miniature books shows. http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/miniature-books-iowa-antique Discrimination (Society) Just as they have now determined bullying has life-long impact, so too is research finding systematic racism in the US … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 06-30-2017

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Ravens (Birds) A lovely set of photographs documenting white ravens along with some notes about their place in mythology. http://www.reshareworthy.com/white-ravens/ Clothing (Society) Parents taking things into their own hands to … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 06-23-2017

Regeneration (Animals) Research into salamander regeneration may open opportunities for triggering human regeneration, but the mechanisms are still not understood. http://www.livescience.com/59194-could-humans-ever-regenerate-limbs.html Anthropology (Interesting People) A fascinating biographical account of a self-taught Victorian anthropologist whose attitudes toward the cultures she studied … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 06-09-2017

Discovery (Archaeology) The discovery of remains from a coastal village in British Colombia offers new information about when the first human migration occurred and substantiates the Heiltsuk Nation’s oral traditions. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/14000-village-discovered-triquet-island-british-columbia-canada-oldest-settlment-north-america-a7673726.html Lighting (Environment) The AMA is issuing guidelines for LED … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 05-26-2017

Human factors (Disease) An assessment of the prevalence of Lyme disease shows how humans affect the areas where they live is a critical factor. http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2017/03/06/518219485/forbidding-forecast-for-lyme-disease-in-the-northeast Prosthetics (Technology) A newly designed skin for prosthetic arms has both more sensitivity and is … Continue reading

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