Here are a few recent articles that are worth your time.
- Two articles to whet the appetite for upcoming astronomy: the approach Pluto, and the galaxy’s lunchtime.
- You’ve seen other superconductor levitation track videos, but this one has a twist. Also, it’s comprehensible.
- Humans evolving resistance to cholera.
- Clearing up confusion about mass in relativity.
- Article about isolation and solitary confinement, both in prisons and more broadly.
- This anecdote about a creepy guy on a train went deservedly viral.
- For childhood nostalgia, I watched a bunch of Inspector Gadget episodes on Youtube. Here’s my report on Google Plus.
I gave $10 to this crowdfunding project (now finished) to inspire students in Kenya with a portable planetarium.