Look, I honestly don’t know what to say yet about a week like this has been for us here in the US. So anyway, here’s some stuff.
- Here are some resources for teachers on the days after the attack on the U.S. Capitol.
- From June but incredibly relevant, a study of more than 15,000 protests across the US and found that police were much more likely to respond aggressively to protests led by Black Americans.
- Meanwhile, hear more about the slow state of vaccinations in the US while a new variant spreads, because that’s still happening, too.
Take a moment to enjoy the 100 best science photos from Live Science which includes a bald-butted tarantula by BugGirl herself, Gwen Pearson. In fact, here’s a whole Twitter story about the gal, Lil’ Kim, featured above. Stay tuned, as Gwen tells me she just got her first grown up cage!