At this moment, I’m somewhere over the Atlantic (I hope) on my way to Hamburg via Reykjavik. And so , yes, this will be your last dose of thoughty for a few weeks.
The CBC takes a look at how the Phoenix debacle has affected Sudbury’s public servants.
Melanie Lefebvre: it’s not my job to teach you about Indigenous people. The Walrus
Yvette Brend explains how Indigenous fire wisdom is the key to megafire prevention. CBC
Willie Drye reports that Blackbeard’s ship is now confirmed to be off North Carolina’s coast. National Geographic
Tom Spender: teleportation of photons today, humans tomorrow? BBC
SciShow: CERN’s new particle and the oldest form of (animal) life.
Brenda Knowles offers some tips for coping with social anxiety and how to build resilience. Space2Live
Mark Brown: report reveals that the arts help in recovery from mental illness. The Guardian
Peter Dinklage – light up the night
Emily Reynolds reports on ravens and their theory of mind. Wired
Bored Panda lists 50 of the happiest dog memes ever.
I hope to be back on the blogging horse on the weekend of August 19 with a post about the Writing Excuses cruise.
Be well until my return.