Skepchick Quickies 8.6
On this date in 1945, the first atomic bomb ever used during war, the Little Boy, was dropped on Hiroshima. I don’t have much else to say about this except that there is an excellent photo series here to check out.
- GaymerCon is the first gaming and tech convention with a focus on LGBT geek culture – This is the link to the Kickstarter for this awesome idea. From Will.
- The Hidden Cost of Hamburgers
- Double Jeopardy – In China, the rich and powerful can hire body doubles to do their prison time for them.
- Photographic Coverage of Olympic Beach Volleyball – Ever notice a difference in the way men and women Olympians are photographed?
- Study: Proof That We Sexually Objectify Women – Read through the study and conduct your own review in the comments. From Amy.
- Would You Rather Win Silver Or Bronze? (Be Careful What You Wish For)