5 Interesting Links for 01-18-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Innovation (Science) Using extra-terrestrial labs, scientists have been able to form Bose-Einstein condensates that collapse in seconds on the Earth. https://www.livescience.com/63999-fifth-form-of-matter-created.html Programming (Early Education) The title of this article might … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 01-11-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Society (Role-playing Games) The re-establishment of Dungeons and Dragons as both entertainment and social engagement when it first seemed to isolate players from society, a sign of how much the … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 01-04-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Teeth (Health) A list of foods that can help with dental health, some of which are unexpected, at least to me. https://www.interdent.com/gentle-dental/resources/15-best-foods-healthy-mouth/ Philosophy (Creativity) An examination of why people in … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 12-28-2018

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Musicians (Interesting People) I had a hard time classifying this post even though I give myself two categories. Here is a musician who rescues cats off the street and then … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 12-21-2018

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Society (History) How a nouveau riche matron overcame the barriers of New York’s social hierarchy with a costume ball that affected all levels of society. https://blog.mcny.org/2013/08/06/vanderbilt-ball-how-a-costume-ball-changed-new-york-elite-society/ Survival (Environment) New evaluation … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 12-14-2018

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Blinking (Vision) Ever wondered why you don’t see blackness whenever you blink, but rather rarely even notice when you blink? Well, I did, so this article caught my attention. https://www.livescience.com/63663-llm-why-not-dark-when-blink.html … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 12-07-2018

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Recordings (History) The Imperial War Museum brings the end of World War 1 to life through an eerie recording of the American front near the River Moselle right before and … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 11-30-2018

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Technique (Writing) A look at what should be in the first five pages of a modern short story or even novel to catch an editor’s (or reader’s) attention. https://www.writersofthefuture.com/your-first-five-pages/ History … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 11-24-2018

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Properties (Bacteria) I’m one of those people who attracts static electricity not because I shuffle but just because I am. This article makes me wonder if bacteria might be the … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 11-16-2018

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Formatting (Publishing) A selection of free font-based symbols to use in decorating your books. (Via Jane Friedman’s Electric Speed) https://www.thebookdesigner.com/2018/10/110-type-ornaments-to-use-in-your-book-plus-a-free-download/ History (Language) For those wordsmiths or just the linguistically curious, … Continue reading