Working out en pointe. (via Nag on the Lake)
Revisiting a classic: If World War II was a bar fight.
The Pickled Knight of Danbury. Warning: the story is a bit gross. (via Strange Company)
Designing Less Addictive Opioids. (via Damn Interesting)
When you change brands of floor wax and forget to tell your mountain lion.
Solving a Century-old Pigeon Mystery. Cher Ami was a hero of World War I, but no one knew if the bird was a hen or a cock. (via Smithsonian)
The 'anti-sex' beds for athletes of the Olympic games. Athletes are already challenging that idea. (via Neatorama)
What wildfires are doing to the American wine industry.
A blast from the past (2013): 11 Plants and Animals Scientifically Named After Fictional Characters.