Category: Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove: this week's round-up of read-worthy links.

Your Definitive Argument For A Pet Friendly Office. Parrot Disappears for Four Years, Returns Home Fluent in Spanish. What Books Do for the Human Soul. You Can Have an Easy Life or an Awesome One. Choose Wisely. Can Opening an Online Shop Make You a Better Designer? 7 Reasons Your Clothes Look Cheap. In the 1960s women made up about 50% of computer programmers, so what happened? This looks delicious: Pumpkin Spice Pull-Apart Mini Bread. It’s basically a NOT blogging… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove: this week's round-up of read-worthy links.

Video of the week: Dogs Execute Master Plan to Retrieve Giant Chew Toy From Pool. How to befriend anybody (even if you’re an introvert). There Might be a TV Show Based on Myst. I’m equal parts excited and skeptical of this. The elegant art of not giving a shit. What Happens When Second Graders Are Treated to a Seven-Course, $220 Tasting Meal. This Video Game Teaches Kids How To Avoid Debt. Not gonna lie, could’ve used this as a kid…. Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove: this week's round-up of read-worthy links.

Brilliant invention of the week: This Office Literally Disappears After Hours So You Can’t Work Late. I need to convince Samsung to install these so Ian’s hours become reasonable. Brilliant illustration of the week:Gird Your Loins: Ballgown Edition. The Status Quo Is Not a Neutral Position. Confessions of a former “cool girl”. “It’s also probably important to note that as I developed that confidence, I began to realize that pretty much anything I liked could be a “girl thing,” and… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove: this week's round-up of read-worthy links.

Video of the week: If Scary PSAs Won’t Do It, Maybe This Adorable Puppy Will Stop You From Drinking And Driving. This legit made me cry. And hug Sienna. Infographic of the week: Why Readers Still Prefer Paper. Yup. Fingerprint Words: The verbal tics that make up who we are—and how they spread to others. (via Kristin) People Who Jump From Screen To Screen Have Less Gray Matter In One Brain Region, Study Finds. A Golden Age of Design Is… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove: this week's round-up of read-worthy links.

Funny image of the week for fellow coders: CSS: Corgi Style Sheets. Speech of the week: Emma Watson HeForShe Speech at the United Nations | UN Women 2014. Equal-Opportunity Objectification. Why Girls Tend to Get Better Grades Than Boys Do. The Real Reason You Don’t Care About The Apple Watch. Interesting theory, makes sense. Why It Doesn’t Matter How You Feel About Your Friends, only what you do about it/how you show it. Read Slowly to Benefit Your Brain and… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove: this week's round-up of read-worthy links.

Art series of the week: Artist attempts to create most frustrating products imaginable. And succeeds. Video of the Week: If Disney Princes Were Real. Funny but true. Why I Feel Bad For – And Understand – The Angry #GamerGate Gamers Beyond Tinder: Can Anyone Create A Female-Friendly Online Dating Platform? I’d be intrigued by this if I was single, but I admit it does sound like a lot of work. Classic Movies Changed to Not Be Sexist. This was hilarious!… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove: this week's round-up of read-worthy links.

Video of the week: “Diet Racism” Is The Beverage Of Choice For Your Quietly Intolerant Friends. Better Identification of Viking Corpses Reveals: Half of the Warriors Were Female. ‘We Have Always Fought': Challenging the ‘Women, Cattle and Slaves’ Narrative. Games.On.net takes an awesome stance on the issue of video games treating women better (characters and players): Readers who feel threatened by equality no longer welcome. Playboy also takes a stand, regarding the leak of female celebrities’ nude images: Jennifer Lawrence… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove: this week's round-up of read-worthy links.

Infographic of the week: Should You Catcall That Woman? Video of the week: Modern Office with Christina Hendricks. Photo series of the week: The Taser Photoshoot: Portraits of People’s Faces When Hit With A Stun Gun. I would never volunteer for this. Research shows that if you remove anonymity, you won’t hear from most of your readers. Is a Hard Life Inherited? The End of the High School Summer Job The ugly truth. “We all know our culture puts a… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove: this week's round-up of read-worthy links.

Art series of the week: an artist creates surreal portraits of shelter dogs. Sci-fi and fantasy authors reveal truths in the strangest fiction. aka. just because there’s a dragon in the book doesn’t mean the story isn’t based on reality. Readers absorb less on Kindles than on paper, study finds. I knew it. Paper books FTW! Forget Glasses. Soon Your Computer Display Will Correct Your Vision. Thoughts on ferguson as a white woman. Great post by Elizabeth. Ive Leaguers may… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove: this week's round-up of read-worthy links.

Art series of the week: Meticulous Cut Paper Illustrations by Maude White. Video of the week: Puppies Rolling Down Hills. Comic of the week: How to Make Small Talk with Introverts. Spot on. How to Be Polite. The Reasons I Don’t Read: Causes of the Dreaded Book Slump What is an e-book worth? The Future of College? “A brash tech entrepreneur thinks he can reinvent higher education by stripping it down to its essence, eliminating lectures and tenure along with… Read the rest ⇒