5 Interesting Links for 10-16-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Construction (Housing) This is a fascinating site geared for Seattle, Washington, but with information available to all. It provides different blueprints from the designers for accessory dwelling units added to … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 10-09-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Society (Architecture) Whether you’re a fan of open plan homes or prefer doors and walls, this article provides a fascinating exploration of the historical, class, and societal factors driving the … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 10-02-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Footprints (Archeology) Footprints on the surface of an ancient Nefud Desert lake provide evidence of an earlier transit across the Arabian Peninsula to Saudi Arabia than previously known. These footprints, … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 09-25-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Psychology (Cats) Here are some tips on helping cats who appear depressed. I hope a few of these prove useful. This is going to be more of an issue once … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 09-18-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Fun (Baking) For the cat lovers out there, here’s a collection of easy, cat-themed delights to brighten up your day. My favorite birthday cake was when my mom made a … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 09-11-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Hummingbirds (Animals) Hummingbirds are fascinating, and this quick video explains a little of why. Despite the title, the video covers a lot more than flying in the rain. https://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/science/why-hummingbirds-dont-like-flying-in-rainy-c/ Cardboard … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 09-04-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Nature (Art) This giant troll sculpture is impressive, as is knowing what it’s made of. I also enjoyed the glimpse into the philosophy and approach behind the construction. (Via Pinterest) … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 08-21-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Africa (Conservation) When a long civil war stripped the Kissama National Park of its animals, Angola reached out to University of Pretoria wildlife researcher Wouter van Hoven for help in … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 08-14-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Cardboard (Art) How Monami Ohno, a cardboard artist, found her medium is fun, and her artwork is amazing. Check out her Facebook link at the end for some in-process tips.https://mymodernmet.com/amazon-cardboard-box-art-monami-ohno/ … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 08-07-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Egypt (Anthropology) For the longest while, assumption has ruled anthropological theory where artifacts are too fragile to examine physically. Non-contact scanning techniques offer information to replace educated guesses as shown … Continue reading