Beethoven's Metronome. New research says it's possible that the composer suffered from early adopter syndrome. (via Strange Company)
In 2020, Game Shows Reached a New Level of Dystopia.
Women cutting their hair short, and men letting theirs grow long.
The Cruise Ship Suicides. (via Digg)
Why an Alaskan Hospital Added Reindeer Pot Pie and Seal Soup to Its Menu.
Video: Star Wars in 2021.
What's Truly Terrifying About the Stumbling Covid-19 Vaccine Rollout.
19 Deleted Scenes That Were Actually Pretty Important.
Harvard professor Michael Baym asked Twitter users to share an "uncomfortable" fact that they know because of their professional expertise. Since many of his followers are academics, we have a lot of cringeworthy facts in the replies. (via Metafilter)
A blast from the past (2015): Ada Lovelace: The First Computer Programmer.