On November 11, 1966, NASA launched Gemini 12. On board were Buzz Aldrin and Jim Lovell (who was later on Apollo 13).
- Good News! Religious leaders meet to discuss climate change (Video) – An article by one of our best link-finders, CriticalDragon1177!
- My dad gave me “Fear of Flying” at 15, and it wasn’t the sex that shocked me – I’m afraid to say I haven’t read any of these books–maybe I should?
- What happens when a female model starts dressing as a man – “Elliott Sailors has gotten media criticism and homophobic slurs, but says she’s just expressing her masculine side.”
- Comparing Vastly Different Body Types of Olympic Athletes – Showing that there is no universal standard for “beauty” or “healthy-looking.” From Otoki Sicily.
- Why Hot Water Freezes Faster Than Cold—Physicists Solve the Mpemba Effect – Huh, I didn’t even know this was a thing.
- When Did Two-Strapping Get Cooler Than One-Strapping? – An interesting report on backpack-wearing trends. Come to think of it, I totally switched from one-strap to two recently as well!