The Museum of Imaginary Musical Instruments, Margaret Atwood’s take on the leaked Alito opinion, how mindfulness might discourage us from making amends…
A close reading of the lyrics and composition of Mr Brightside; making delightful lists; cutout portraits from Rudy Willingham; & wise words from…
How to write a compelling speaker pitch; an essay in defence of the em dash; cherry blossoms straight out of a Pixar movie; & more...
Why our estimates of minority groups are really so skewed; Baobab trees; Ukrainian stamp designs; how Saturn got its rings; & more...    
Song lyrics; fat girls on film; opposites don't attract; a visual representation of my personality & more...
An awful lot about the etymology of the word "bear"; the sexist mythology that has been baked into biology; & the vibrant work of Ukrainian artist Maria…
Insights into how our brains process information, Monterey Bay's otherworldly creatures, a letter from Vincent van Gogh, photorealistic portraits of…
AI-generated valentine's cards, stealing William Gibson's creative process, Hugh Hayden's art installation, my brain when writing an email, & more...
Oulipian constraints; why people really hate the word "moist"; polar bear housemates; judging books by their covers; & more...
Crushing your hopes and dreams in a pestle and mortar, at midnight, on a full moon; attempted calendar reform; '90s Dad Thrillers; delightful lego fonts…
Some thoughts I’ve been thinking which are pertinent to this time of year.
How a process used to build better search engines might one day be used to read your mind; Scientific studies suggest bees can become cynical; Clockwork…