Seven Links to Make Your Life a Little Richer Throughout the year, I collect a treasure trove of little stories I want to share with you. For various reasons, it doesn’t always happen. But the trove continues to grow. So, before I forget about them, here are a half-dozen from 2022… From The Hustle: a fascinating article on the commercial history of the Ouija board. Read it here. 2. From Mental Floss: Can faking a smile make you happier? Find out what scientists have discovered here. From Forbes: 2022’s highest-paid dead celebrities. Get the details here. From World History Food: a video about American foods that are banned in other countries. Watch it here. From The Guardian: A “coup for poo” – Australia approves the world’s first fecal transplant. Why does it matter? Click here. From The Magazine Project: “What’s in a Face?” – an experiment in tracking cultural changes through images of faces in Time magazine from 1923-2014. Why they did it… how they did it… and what they found out here. From Tableau Public: 30 years of UFO sightings. See the data here.

Seven Links to Make Your Life a Little Richer Throughout the year, I collect a treasure trove of little stories I want to share with you. For various reasons, it doesn’t always happen. But the trove continues to grow. So, before I forget about them, here are a half-dozen from 2022… From The Hustle: a fascinating article on the commercial history of the Ouija board. Read it here. 2. From Mental Floss: Can faking a smile make you happier? Find out what scientists have discovered here. From Forbes: 2022’s highest-paid dead celebrities. Get the details here. From World History Food: a video about American foods that are banned in other countries. Watch it here. From The Guardian: A “coup for poo” – Australia approves the world’s first fecal transplant. Why does it matter? Click here. From The Magazine Project: “What’s in a Face?” – an experiment in tracking cultural changes through images of faces in Time magazine from 1923-2014. Why they did it… how they did it… and what they found out here. From Tableau Public: 30 years of UFO sightings. See the data here.

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Seven Links to Make Your Life a Little Richer

Throughout the year, I collect a treasure trove of little stories I want to share with you. For various reasons, it doesn’t always happen. But the trove continues to grow. So, before I forget about them, here are a half-dozen from 2022…

From The Hustle: a fascinating article on the commercial history of the Ouija board. Read it here.
2. From Mental Floss: Can faking a smile make you happier? Find out what scientists have discovered here.
From Forbes: 2022’s highest-paid dead celebrities. Get the details here.
From World History Food: a video about American foods that are banned in other countries. Watch it here.
From The Guardian: A “coup for poo” – Australia approves the world’s first fecal transplant. Why does it matter? Click here.
From The Magazine Project: “What’s in a Face?” – an experiment in tracking cultural changes through images of faces in Time magazine from 1923-2014. Why they did it… how they did it… and what they found out here.
From Tableau Public: 30 years of UFO sightings. See the data here.

Updated: January 10, 2023 — 9:27 am