5 Interesting Links for 11-29-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. U.S. Law (Copyright) There are many beliefs about copyright in the United States that are incomplete or just wrong. This review of the most common misunderstandings helps clarify the problem … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 11-22-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Management (Electricity) With the controlled power outages in California, the need to reassess how electricity is managed becomes ever more apparent. This article proposes a localization of power production through … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 11-15-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Complications (Adoption) Not every adoption works out. This article explores what happens next and some of the reasons this happens as well as issues with the current practice. https://getpocket.com/explore/item/when-families-un-adopt-a-child Innovation … Continue reading

Things That Make Me Smile No.186: Steampunk Music Video

I’m trying to choose smiles with some form of inspiration for those undergoing the NaNo (a 30-day challenge to write 50,000 words) during the month of November. This is a powerful song with an evocative feel. Don’t watch the video … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 11-01-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Research (Evolution) There are several evolutionary jumps where we can see the beginning and the end but not how it happened. A discovery regarding simple and complex cells might fill … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 10-25-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Business (Economics) While ignoring the admittedly intangible aspect of creating dependencies, this article explains why many popular online services are at risk of disappearing as fast as they arrived. These … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 10-18-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Archeology (Babies) New studies of vessels resembling modern sippy cups gives insight into prehistoric infant raising and its similarities to our practices. (Via David Bridger) https://phys.org/news/2019-09-evidence-early-baby-bottles-animal.html Design (Book Covers) Some … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 10-11-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Adoption (Cats) Things to consider when thinking about adopting a special needs cat. https://www.worldsbestcatlitter.com/2017/03/what-to-know-before-adopting-a-special-needs-or-senior-cat/ Short Story (Fiction) A very short story with a meaning that creeps up on you with … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 10-04-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Art (Cats) Any cat parent knows there’s no way around cat hair…unless you have a Sphinx…but this creative couple makes treasure out of shed. https://mymodernmet.com/hair-cat-hats-ryo-yamazaki/ For Fun (Creativity) Creativity can … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 09-27-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Just for Fun (Dogs) This happens to be an author I enjoy, or rather an author team (Ilona Andrews), but I’m sharing it because of the chuckles…and warnings about allowing … Continue reading