5 Interesting Links for 07-29-2017

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared.

Gender (Society)

This is an excellent article to look at the many factors involved in gender-typing clothing and what we can do about it, all prompted by one impulsive act of gender neutrality.
http://www.womenyoushouldknow.net/because-i-moved-5-shirts-portrait-of-an-unexpected-twitter-storm/

Air Conditioning (DIY)

This is a wonderful use of basic thermodynamics to produce air conditioning out of recycled trash. It’s being used in India, but I know places in the US that are without AC as well that could benefit.
http://www.cleverly.me/diy-ac/?ref=fb

Formatting (Publishing)

Some tips for formatting your images, both the cover art and the internal images, including size and resolution minimums.
http://blog.bookbaby.com/2011/11/6-tips-for-formatting-images-for-your-ebook/

Supplements (Research)

Preliminary research into the value of an antioxidant present in strawberries has found marked improvements in cognition and memory in mice.
https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-07-evidence-natural-compound-mental-effects.html

Discoveries (Archaeology)

Neolithic markings were found in Orkney by mere chance as they appear to be cut so as to only become visible when hit with light at a specific angle and don’t show up in photographs, suggesting other “hidden messages” from the past might exist.
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-40653877

Shafter (Seeds Among the Stars, Book 1)

This entry was posted in Anthropology, Culture, Interesting Links, Publishing, Research, Technology. Bookmark the permalink.

Share Your Thoughts

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.