Are You Allowed to Criticize Simone Biles?: A Decision Tree. Also this. (via Fark)
The Time a Stiff Caught Fire. A curiously compelling story about saving a musician's career. (via Metafilter)
14 Plaques That Will Make You Smile. There are various rules and regulations for placing historical markers in places where historic things happened, but anyone can put up a commemorative plaque.
Mergers, twists, and pentagons: The architecture of honeycombs.
Say cheese! How Bad Photography Has Changed Our Definition of Good Pictures.
Toddler loves her creepy undead baby doll.
Inside the Annual Ernest Hemingway Look-Alike Competition.
The First Mars Rover. It landed in 1971.
A blast from the past (2012): 7 Fabulously Named Fossils.