bits of wisdom from someone who just turned 50 years old [that might surprise you…?]
America’s Hidden Big Cat Problem.
How to Apply for a Job That Pays $50K to Explore National Parks.
Nobiko, a cat we've known as Longcat, lived a long and pampered life, and crossed the Rainbow Bridge on Sunday. See a roundup of Longcat images and tributes at CNET. (via Metafilter)
The thing that ate America's brain.
The Fiasco of the 1976 ‘Swine Flu Affair.’ (via Damn Interesting)
Stolen First Editions by Galileo, Newton Discovered Beneath Floor in Romania. I guess it was impossible to find a buyer. (via reddit)
Artificial Intelligence Turns Portraits Into Cartoon Characters. The effect is really ...weird.
How Aztecs Reacted to Colonial Epidemics. (via Digg)
A blast from the past (2016): The Real Story Behind "The Lonesome Death of Hattie Carroll."