Friday, April 01, 2016

Miss Cellania's Links

The Actress Who Started the Craze of Dunking Your Doughnut. Her mistake led to the National Dunking Association.

Superbloom: How Death Valley Springs to Life. Life flourishes even in the driest place in the U.S.

A Batman Comics Reading Guide. Start off with the best and you’ll become a true comic book fan.

10 Scientific Breakthroughs We Literally Couldn't Live Without. They led us to global domination and a population of 7 billion.

Fascinating Photos of Cannabis-Harvesting Nuns on a Healing Mission. You won’t be surprised to know that the Sisters of the Valley are not affiliated with any organized religion.

It Pays To Have A Cat After A Breakup. French illustrator Claude Combacau lays out ten reasons in a series of comics.

Why the fall of a pharmaceutical giant might be really encouraging. Valeant Pharmaceuticals went for the big short-term profits and found it wasn’t as easy as they thought it would be.

The Giant Flesh-Eating Koala of Legend Was Real. (via Science Chamber of Horrors





1 comment:

Ken D said...

It really irks me when a supposedly scientific site doesn't do their homework. It annoys me even more when I can't find a way to contact them to ask that they correct (or at least research) their error.According to these people:
http://www.livescience.com/30627-10-driest-places-on-earth.html
Death Valley doesn't make the top ten.
TKSST is in my bookmarks but I can't figure out how to contact them.
Bother!