Monday, May 01, 2017

Miss Cellania's Links

10 Ways the Bicycle Moved Us Forward

The Nazi Who Infiltrated National Geographic. Photographer Douglas Chandler was eventually convicted of treason. 

Desperate Families Driven to Black Market Insulin

I have been fooled.

FCC Wants Your Comments on Their Plan to Kill Net Neutrality. You Know What to Do.

The memes of Trump’s first 100 days. Clinging to laughter, from A to Z

How Different Accents Develop Within the Same Language. It's from listening to this guy and not the other guy.

One of the Earliest Industrial Spies Was a French Missionary Stationed in China. He was tasked with finding out how porcelain was made.

Martian Soil Could Be Used to Build a Colony. The bricks could easily be much stronger than those on Earth.

Ötzi the Iceman's curators actually contacted Detective Inspector Alexander Horn of the Munich Police to investigate his cause of death. It was the coldest case Horn had ever tackled, but he was able to piece together the murder scenario. (via Metafilter)


xoxoxoBruce said...

And the "Curious visitior" was immediately charmed and smitten.

Ken D said...

Your comment on Net Neutrality is much too late. The FCC chairman has already given the comcasts and verizons of the world to choke off whatever they wish, when they wish.
Next will be national I.D. papers.