Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Miss Cellania's Links

Blood and Booty. Captain Jean Ribault didn't do a great job of conquering America for France.

Dewi the Dragon: Guardian of Castle Harlech.

The Darker Side of The Total Solar Eclipse. The influx of people into the 70-mile-wide totality zone will cause problems for those who've there. (via Digg)

The visual story of what humans sacrifice in our relentless hunt for coal.  

The A.V. Club’s exhaustive guide to fast food sauces. You need only keep the best of each kind in your refrigerator or car.

Have we become to reliant on GPS to get around? A writer finds out by taking a no-GPS road trip.

5 Things That Were So Effective They Had To Be Banned. Mostly because of an unfair advantage in competition.

12 Plane Crashes That Changed Aviation. The mistakes of aviators, plane designers, and airline officials contributed to what we know about safety.

Ghoulish Acts and Dastardly Deeds. A series of pipe bombs terrorized new York City in the 1950s.

Meet the Man Struck By Lightning 7 Times. Roy Sullivan was struck even after he retired from the National Park Service.

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