Popping your mental corn for . . . a couple of years now, anyway ;)
Walking helps us think. Ferris Jabr for The New Yorker.
Diversity at the Oscars matters. #OscarsSoWhite Cameron Bailey for The Globe and Mail.
I am not black. You are not white.
Steven Page shared his mental health struggles in Sudbury last Thursday night. The Northern Life.
You are not weak by Devin Sarges.
New Alzheimer’s treatment fully restores memory. Science Alert.
The memory capacity of the brain is ten times greater than previously thought. New Universe Daily.
Mental Floss lists ten legendary monsters of North America.
Trees have social networks. Another article on the same topic. The New York Times.
Lupus 4 is a dark cloud in space. Phil Plait examines the mysteries of this tentacular hole for Slate.
A buried ‘daytime hotel’ is rediscovered in all its Art Nouveau splendour. Messy Nessy Chic.
Mimi Matthews explores cat funerals in the Victorian era.
And that was Thoughty Thursday.
And guess what? I lied last Saturday when I said I’d be back with more convention reportage. It’s actually Next Chapter time! So, I’ll be back on Saturday with that.