Friday, October 12, 2018

Friday Links!

Leading off this week, and it's so incredibly clever: Banksy painting 'self-destructs' moments after being sold for $1.4 million at auction.

From C. Lee, and this is an excellent read: My Favorite Psychology Study: The good samaritan is in the situation.

From Wally, a look back at a long-lost automaker: Graham-Paige. This is adorable: Meerkat babies are too freaking cute.

From Ken Piper, and this is amazing: Extreme heat of Vesuvius eruption vaporized body fluids, exploded skulls.

From Geoff Engelstein, and it's terrific: Viking Chess Pieces May Reveal Early Whale Hunts in Northern Europe.

From Griffin Cheng, and this is incredibly moving: One last goodbye.

From Scott Sanders, and this is a wonderful obituary: Rick Stein Obituary.

Good grief: Bogus homeopathy data published in top journal sparks outcry, facepalms.

This is an interesting read: An insider’s perspective on Fukushima and everything that came after.

We can only hope: The Little College Where Tuition Is Free and Every Student Is Given a Job.

Closing out this week, from Brian Witte, and it's encouraging: Mushroom with antiviral properties could save the honeybees.

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