–John Scalzi describes what it’s really like to be poor. This is as honest and meaningful as it gets. Everyone should read it.
–If you ever need a pick me up, or just feel like starting your day with a smile, go to Daily Odd Compliment. My favorite is “If there comes a time when one could marry food, I’d still prefer you.”
–Now that we’re in holiday season, people like me (students) have a lot more time on their hands. To find the next book you should read, visit this engine.
–This wonderful Christmas playlist from A Beautiful Mess.
–Next time you really have a bad day, please just look at this gallery of hedgehogs.
–Scientists are getting closer and closer to creating techniques for harvesting and raising stem cells without destroying embryos. Check out the PopSci update here.
–A very interesting photo-article on how different animals see.