Life would be a lot easier - and interesting - if our pets could talk.
As it is, we have to try and guess what's ailing our furry friends when we sense something is amiss.
No one, however - not even an rodent expert - could have guessed what was wrong with one worried little girl's hamster when she took it in to see the vet.
Scientists found 2 new primates, and they look like the best 'Star Wars' character.
This Awesome Periodic Table Tells You How to Actually Use All Those Elements
(you can download a printable version, too)
A Critical Look at "Dr." Robert Young's Theories and Credentials, which also explains in lay terms why all those "excess acidity in your blood is the cause for 99% of all illnesses" claims are utter nonsense.
A bit of retro-futurism:
How Soviet Artists Imagined Communist Life in Space
Vocabulary, reading, and writing:
The Grandiloquent Word of the Day 2018 Wall Calendar--take a look at some sample pages, and perhaps even make a pledge? ;)
Medieval Women Writers
A Guide to Writing Sherlockian Tea Habits
British Idioms, from Agatha Christie's Works
( here they are: )
5 things I didn't want to hear when I was grieving and 1 thing that helped.
(nothing earth-shattering, but well-written)
North Beach: Exploring a Local Gem