Here are a few items to get your mental corn popping.
Cara Giaimo shares everything we know about birds that glow. Atlas Obscura
The Los Angeles Times editorial board says it’s time to phase out all single-use plastics.
David Costanza begs, can we please stop talking about generations as if they’re a thing? Slate
I didn’t know where to put this, really. Megan Senseney reviews the history of the spite house. Seems like an expensive way to get revenge to me. Urbo
Steven Silver offers an Apple crime roundup. Find out, among other things, how an Apple watch helped solve a murder. Writer fuel? You betcha! Apple Insider
Clive Irving lauds how veteran fighter pilot Tammy Jo Shults saved crippled Southwest flight 1380. The Daily Beast
Kyra Gaunt: how the jump rope got its rhythm. TED Talks
Artful science: Imogen Heap sings salt shapes.
And check out this beautiful moon Saturn occultation.
Inverse: Your Brain on Social Media. It’s not all bad …
Watch out, Grumpy Cat. Loki’s here to steal your throne. Vaiva Vareikaite for Bored Panda.
I hope you got some great ideas from this week’s batch of thought 🙂
Be well until next Tipsday!