It’s Friday Eve and time to get your mental corn popping!
Isabel Bueno explains why Cinco de Mayo is celebrated. National Geographic
Madison Dapcevich reports on Sweden’s electric road that charges the cars that travel on it. IFLS
The Washington Post profiles the electronics-recycling innovator who’s going to prison for trying to extend computers’ lives.
Jonathan O’Callaghan reports on the discovery of a hidden galaxy orbiting the Milky Way. IFLS
Alfredo Carpineti: Hawking’s final theory about the universe has been published. IFLS
Matt Blitz takes us inside the epic search for extra terrestrial life. Popular Mechanics
This 50-km trail takes you through some of Ontario’s creepiest ghost towns. Narcity
Does your dog love you? Spoiler: turns out the jury’s still out on that one. SciShow Psych
Experts beg gardeners to check for hummingbird nests before they prune. Apost
Rosie McCall introduces you to the Superb Bird of Paradise, whose feathers are so black, they absorb 99.95% of light. IFLS
Florence + the Machine – Hunger
I hope you found something to inspire this Thoughty Thursday.
Be well until next Tipsday!