Things I found on the internet: freelancer badges, beautiful sentences, and Canada is weird
How a Guy From a Montana Trailer Park Overturned 150 Years of Biology: There’s a missing link between lichen and algae, and the story is way more fascinating than it has any right to be.
The Arc of Gender Equality: A letter from a mother to her daughter about how to be an authentic leader by examining the roots and branches of social justice.
Listen To The Epic Of Gilgamesh Melodiously Sung In Ancient Sumerian: A taste of the ancient epic in its original language. And you thought it was tricky in English.
51 Of The Most Beautiful Sentences In Literature: Incredible snippets of writing from Sylvia Plath, Jonathan Safran Foer, Toni Morrison, and many others. Share your favourites in the comments!
You Aren’t Lazy — You’re Just Terrified: On Paralysis And Perfectionism: The preoccupation with the work is what keeps us in that cycle. Do it and break it.
17 Times Canada Made Everyone In America Say, “What The Fuck?”: You don’t often see a flying bear kill a couple guys. Just every once in a while. Also: I need a bunnyhug.