an Unusual Day. Eddie Deezen has the story.
Visualizing How Many Cops Are Killed On Duty And How Many People Are Killed By Cops. http://digg.com/2015/visualizing-police-and-civilian-deaths
Worst Library Book Barcode Fails. Contains some NSFW Language. (via Neatorama)
Lawrence of Arabia and the Crash Helmet. T.E. Lawrence’s death in 1935 set off a chain of events that saved many other lives. (via Digg)
My journey back to Ebola ground zero. Belgian microbiologist Peter Piot found the village of Yambuku changed and yet not changed since 1976.
If you watch TV with your children, the A.V. Club has some recommendations for your enjoyment and 8 kids’ shows to avoid at all costs.
If Everything Was Bundled Like Cable. We don’f care if you don’t like pistachio, you’re buying all the ice cream.
A surgical robot delicately stitches a grape back together. Watch to the end to see how this can be a great help in human surgery.
America is running out of soil. We are losing fertile topsoil ten times faster than it can be replenished.
7 Dogs and Cats with Unusual Jobs. They’re earning their keep, and entertaining us while doing so.