Monday, August 06, 2018

Miss Cellania's Links

The Disturbing Fate of a Planet Made of Blueberries. You can make an imaginary planet out of anything, but you can't live there.

The US economy has performed better when the president of the United States is a Democrat rather than a Republican, almost regardless of how one measures performance. Some reasons why.

The Regal Dye Made of Snail Butt Snot. (via Metafilter)

Tales of a Cartoonist Lady Person: Shopping in Korea and America. A sneak peek at Dami Lee's new book.

How to Spend Your Privilege.

The Top Six Dinosaur Myths. We've learned a lot since your grade school science textbook was printed.

Just a Shot Away: Peace, Love, and Tragedy With the Rolling Stones at Altamont. The story of the concert that marked the end of the '60s.

Has Anyone Ever Had Surgery to Remove a Live Explosive From Their Body? Yes, it's happened dozen of times.

See Cats Get Glammed Up for the 2018 Algonquin Cat Fashion Show. This year's theme for the annual fundraiser was the "Purring 20's." (via Nag on the Lake)

How Archaeology Could Help Solve an Age-Old Problem. A technique for testing ancient teeth could help dentists spot a vitamin deficiency in living children.

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