Category Archives: History

5 Interesting Links for 02-19-2021

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Psychology (Pandemic) The pandemic has lasted long enough to overwhelm our coping mechanisms, and many are struggling. This article points to things that can help while validating the problem and … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No. 243: Codes of Honor

A friend introduced me to Testify, a Navajo Nation band, on Indigenous People’s Day last year (the second Monday in October). This acoustic song is inspired by the Navajo code talkers in World War II.

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5 Interesting Links for 02-05-2021

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Measurement (History) The Akan used culturally significant statues to weigh gold dust currency from the 15th to 19th Century CE. This is a fascinating way of passing cultural knowledge through … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 01-29-2021

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Flash (Fiction) I enjoyed the meta aspects of this story and thought you would, too. It’s quick, but there’s more said under than over. https://dailysciencefiction.com/science-fiction/aliens/templeton-moss/meet-cute_Science_Fiction Tips (Health) Some basic health … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 01-22-2021

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Innovation (Anthropology) New genetic techniques reveal a civilization thought lost in the Indus Valley region, the Harappans, lives on in the modern inhabitants. (Via David Bridger) https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/09/genome-nearly-5000-year-old-woman-links-modern-indians-ancient-civilization Librarians (Interesting People) … Continue reading

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