5 Interesting Links for 02-15-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Film (History) Restored motion picture footage from between 1896 and 1900 using what was then a new technology gives insight into daily life in Paris, France. https://mymodernmet.com/lumiere-brothers-1890s-paris/ Medieval City (Generator) … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 02-08-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Vacation (Life) This article explores the value of vacations, identifying the most effective length and practice to maintain self care and avoid burnout. https://lifehacker.com/how-frequently-should-you-take-a-vacation-1820263353 Recycling (Art) An artist uses recycled … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 02-01-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Diversity (Science) This article examines the various obstacles, cultural, social, etc. that discourage female students from pursuing a career in the sciences and hinder the career of those women who … Continue reading

Guest Post: Female Archetypes in Steampunk Fiction by Phoebe Darqueling

Please welcome Phoebe Darqueling back with another fascinating article, this time about the Steampunk genre. I enjoyed discovering the different female character types prevalent in Steampunk, recognizing quite a few from my reading. If you have the same twist of … Continue reading

5 Interesting Links for 01-25-2019

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Music (Stress) Everyone has stressful days and music is one way to break the strain. Here’s a list of 10 songs found to help people relax. https://www.fastcompany.com/90274251/song-reduces-anxiety-neuroscience Birds (Conservation) An … Continue reading

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