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.

Lighting (Environment)

The AMA is issuing guidelines for LED lighting to reduce the health and environmental consequences of too much blue light.

Ageism (Interesting People)

While her path to modeling is an odd one, this 65-year-old’s attitude toward fashion is refreshing and wonderful.

Comedy (Photography)

Some of these are a matter of timing, others are anthropomorphism, but there is no denying they’re chuckle worthy. Enjoy.

Society (Writing)

This article was not what I expected based on the title, but I found it fascinating on two levels: first, because of my odd upbringing, I don’t know or understand many of the unwritten rules in my own society, and second, because this is what I seek out in my fiction. The article uses American society as an example of the layers of complexity that exist within social strata then gives you questions to explore the depths of your fictional world. He might not be right about the rarity, but he’s right that having this sense of your society will enable complex and compelling conflicts in your story so this is an aspect worth considering.

How Beer Saved the World 2 edited by Phyllis Irene Radford

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