Aaaannnd, we’re back 🙂
This is cool: National Park passes will be free in honour of Canada’s 150th birthday 🙂 The Edmonton Journal.
And this is weird: Dr. Michael Persinger has been banned from teaching the Introduction to Psychology course. CBC.
Linda Carroll is a life coach who has panic attacks. Here’s what she wishes more people knew. Body Mind Green.
Fifteen things you should know about people who have concealed anxiety. Thought Catalog.
Is depression a kind of allergic reaction? Caroline Williams for The Guardian.
How to help someone with depression. Ink and Feet.
Some antidepressants cause weight gain, and not a little weight, either. Read this article about Amy Willans’ battle against hunger and fat shaming. The Globe and Mail.
Former neurosurgeon (and writer friend), Swati Chavda, shares her experience with burnout.
They say you have to get out of your comfort zone. Here’s why: Sixteen uncomfortable feelings that mean you’re on the right path. The Unbounded Spirit.
Neanderthal DNA helps resist disease, but gives you allergies. Yay? The LA Times.
No, Apophis still won’t hit Earth in 2036. Phil Plait, Bad Astronomer, for Slate.
When worlds elide. Phil Plait. Slate.
The Dawn spacecraft gets up close and personal with Ceres. Phil Plait. Slate.
IFLS offers their guide to the best meteor showers of 2016.
Richard Feynman: Why science enhances the appreciation of beauty.
Koko is one smart gorilla. IFLS.
Michio Kaku and Noam Chomsky pwn conspiracy theorists. Open Culture.
And that was Thoughty Thursday, folks. See you Saturday!