Friday, August 03, 2018

Miss Cellania's Links

Here's How America Uses Its Land. An interactive set of maps gives us views from different angles on the land of the 48 contiguous states. (via Boing Boing)

Inside the 23-Dimensional World of Your Car’s Paint Job. With more than 50,000 car colors, matching the original look is an art. (via Metafilter)

What Did We Learn From That White House Briefing On Election Security? That No One's In Charge. 

The Miracle of the United States Postal Service. It is self-sufficient, serves everyone equally, and takes its mission very seriously.

At Sea on Taiwan’s Last Fire-Fishing Boats. The centuries-old practice relies on the sardine's attraction to light.

The Massacre of Black Sharecroppers That Led the Supreme Court to Curb the Racial Disparities of the Judicial System. The victims were the ones who were put on trial.

Take a Mental Swim with These Live Marine Life Cams. There are eight relaxing feeds to choose from, plus a bonus for fun.

Our Attitude Toward Aliens Proves We Still Think We’re Special. We shouldn't assume that life on other planets is anything we'd understand.

The Stakes Are High for Crazy Rich Asians -And That's the Point. 

A blast from the past (2014): The Era of the Body Snatchers.

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