Mad Quickies 10.14
- EVERYONE should watch this time laps of the Space Shuttle Endeavour’s last ride. Space Shuttle Endeavour’s last journey. It’s lovely and a bit melancholy.
- Emily Graslie tells us how she went from art to science on Story Collider.
- Deborah Blum tells us how to read a scientific paper (about a researcher with a nematode in his mouth).
- A fan asked Matt Fraction about suicide and depression. Here’s his fantastic response.
- How snails and science gave us purple, the color of royalty.
- Will Captcha be replaced by inkblots? via Jennifer Ouellette
- How did @#$%&! come to represent profanity?.
- 9 webcomics written by women you should be reading.
- Uses for an Uruk-hai Scimitar. This just makes me happy.
And, just because it makes me so incredibly happy, a Klingon dancing to Lady Gaga at the convention I helped run this past weekend.
The Uruk-hai link is simply fantastic.