It’s time again to pop the mental corn.
Romeo Dallaire and Alex Neve: Canada failed Omar Khadr. The Globe and Mail
Sean Kilpatrick says Indigenous youths keep taking their own lives, and we keep looking away. The Globe and Mail
Lauren Dake reports on the mass eviction of hundreds of Yakama people: the quiet homelessness crisis. The Guardian
Jamie Catto says real is the new sexy. Elephant Journal
Dan Stelter lists 26 things that people don’t know you do because of anxiety. Anxiety Support Network
Tim Hollo: Elon Musk’s big battery brings reality crashing into a post-truth world. The Guardian
David Wallace-Wells runs the gamut of apocalyptic prognostication: the uninhabitable Earth. New York Magazine
Eqbal Dauqan may be the most unstoppable scientist in the world. Michaeleen Ducleff for NPR.
Science writers share the books that inspired them. The Guardian
Marcelo Gleiser: is the universe conscious? NPR
Phil Plait shares Juno’s photos of the Great Red Spot. SyFyWire
Jacob Dubé: ravens are so smart, one hack this researcher’s experiment. Motherboard
I riden så. Myrkur.
More Nordic folk music on nyckelharpa from Myrkur Ǿskemorder.
On that lovely note—ha!—I will bid you farewell until the weekend.
Be well until then.