Monday Nights are Light
I'm not writing much, because Monday nights are DnD nights. Sorry, I'm geeking out tonight.
- Libraries, Books, & Authors
- Read J.K. Rowling's new Harry Potter story about a singing sorceress
- Aug 18, 1958: Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov is published (in the U.S.)
- Start a New Chapter With These Scholarships for Bookworms
- Book Rating Categories That Should Exist (Because Star Ratings Can Be Useless) I would add another category - the "Personally, I Hated It But [Insert Name Here] Would Like It" category.
- Two Independent Studies Find Epigenetic Changes In Brains Of Alzheimer's Patients
- Student Develops Inexpensive Solar Lens To Purify Polluted Water
- Rare "Blond" Penguin Spotted in Antarctica
- Net & Tech
- Google Opens Classroom's Doors
- Twitter’s latest experiment turns favorites into retweets (and it’s annoying lots of people) I don't like it.
- National Guard sent to Ferguson after violent unrest erupts Frankly, I'm shocked the Nat'l Guard wasn't sent in earlier.
- Amnesty International Takes “Unprecedented” U.S. Action In Ferguson
- Missouri Governor Calls Off Curfew In Ferguson After Two Nights Of Mayhem
- How we'd cover Ferguson if it happened in another country
- Cigars, But Not Close
- Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Ferguson, MO and Police Militarization
- Armed men attack Liberia Ebola clinic Related: Ebola crisis: Liberia hunts escaped Ebola victims as WHO calls for greater screening
- Bárðarbunga volcano: 1155 earthquakes have been detected, nearby roads have been closed
- Why The Atlanta Testing Scandal Matters
- The Artmobile Michael did this with one of our cars, too! It's a lot of fun!