Links of the Day

Strange Magic: The Story Behind Auckland’s Temple of Higher Thought

Nessie Takes a London Holiday

Harvard’s Eugenics Era

The Strange, Accidental Allure of Craigslist Mirrors

Stolen Munch Lithograph Recovered After 7 Years

How to Win the War On Drugs

Scientists Explain the Evolutionary Advantage of Trypophobia

Poisons, Potions, and Charms of Shakespeare’s Plays

How Klee’s Angel of History Took Flight

Vladimir Nabokov, Scientific Genius

Wolves Have Local Howl Accents

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Links of the Day

Burke & Hare in the 21st Century

Crossing Over: How Science Is Redefining Life and Death

The Octopus That Ruled London

Goat Rituals and Tree-Trunk Gravestones: The Peculiar History of Life Insurance

CT Scan Shows Pharaoh Ramses III Was Murdered By Multiple Assassins

Satan and the Harrowing of Hell

John Gray on Philip K. Dick: Lost In the Mulitverse of History

The Dominatrix Class That Changed My Life

Downwinders: Life Near Nuclear Explosions

Miss Atom Bomb

Links of the Day

The Duchess of Kitsch

Clinton Would Consider Declassifying Government Documents Related to UFOs

The Wildest Rumpus: Maurice Sendak and the Art of Death

Basket Builders Vacate Ohio’s Most Famous Basket Building

The Mystery of Crow Funerals Solved

Schizophrenia and Subvocal Speech: Why People With Schizophrenia Hear the Voices of God, Spies, and Supernatural Entities

The Painting That Tricks the Eye

We Are Already Violating Virtual Reality’s First Code of Ethics

The Presidential Penis: A Short History

Raunchy, Raucous Coney Island

Donald Trump, Trickster God

Rise of the Creepynet

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Links of the Day

Making the Tarot Literary Again

The Maddeningly Magical Maths of John Dee

Library of Congress Acquires Four Decades of Courtroom Art, Spanning Manson to Madoff

Iconic Mistresses in Art History

What Can Dung Beetles Teach Us About War?

Scientists Discover How To Upload Knowledge To Your Brain

Could Chimpanzees Have Religion?

ET Search: Look For the Aliens Looking For Earth

Hilma af Klint: Painter of the Astral Plane

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Hilma af Klint, Tree of Knowledge, No. 5, 1913-1915