It is time, once again, to get your mental corn popping 🙂 Get your brain in gear for a creative weekend!
George Yancy: ableism enables all forms of inequity and hampers all liberation efforts. TruthOut
New fluorescent dye can light up the brain and help locate tricky tumours like glioblastoma. Rice University
Guy Kawasaki interviews Robert Waldinger about how to be happy. The Remarkable People Podcast
Richard Sima wonders, why do we get our best ideas in the shower? The Washington Post
Zarmminaa Rehman explains what happens when online fandoms go too far. The Walrus
Jennifer Chu: MIT engineers grow “perfect” atom-thin materials on silicon wafers (which may facilitate next generation transistors). MIT News
Billions of celestial objects revealed in gargantuan survey of the Milky Way. NoirLabAstro
Using paleogenomics to elucidate 10,000 years of immune system evolution. Institut Pasteur
Jan M. Olsen: Norway archaeologists find world’s oldest runestone. Associated Press
Sarah Gibbens explains why your recycling doesn’t always get recycled. National Geographic
Seth Borenstein: new ice core analysis shows sharp Greenland warming spike. Associated Press
Rachael Funnell: four key genes explain how the whales got so big. IFLS
Thanks for stopping by. I hope you found something to inspire a future creative project.
Until my next chapter weekly update, be well and stay safe; be kind and stay strong. The world needs your stories!