|Morning prayers, Gorbals Primary School, Glasgow, 1943|
100 years of Scottish life Until 16 February 2020 at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery
@aquamike23 has an Instagram account for his aquatic pets, fish and turtles and it's cooler than it sounds. It includes Hope, a beautiful albino turtle whose heart beats outside her shell.
This week's house craving: The Wolff Residence Via
How much would it cost to make the crown placed on the head of Elizabeth Windsor during her 1953 coronation? An awful lot.
You can stay in this Japanese hotel for $1 if you agree to be livestreamed on YouTube
The best road trip itinerary to see all the US National Parks
'The Gospel According to Water' Is Joe Henry's Next Second Chance A good read.
Calculate your dog's age with this improved formula. According to this method my dog's age in human years is 75.4 years old.
A Nile Journey Guided by 19th-Century Women
Creative Street Murals by Roadsworth Thanks Bruce!
Emoji Storm shows all the emojis rolling on Twitter in real time. Via
Cat colour and pattern charts Via Rusty's Electric Dreams (an excellent inbox zine)
Pop Toppers: Let the aliens from They Live top your Christmas tree
In 1909, 22-year-old Alice Huyler Ramsey set out to become the first woman to drive across the United States. Find out more at Futility Closet
Adorable Pet Sable Has Its Own Insta Page
John Beasley Greene's photographs of Egypt in the19th-Century
An Afternoon with Leonard Cohen My career in music had come to an end, half the homes in my neighborhood stood empty from foreclosure, my marriage was unravelling, and a puppy we named Shaky Lennon King reintroduced me to Mr. Cohen through our daily long walks as he sniffed and strutted while I pumped songs into my ears. Via Everlasting Blort
What Causes Foggy Brain?
Her Purchases Are Real, Her Reviews Aren't: A woman stumbled into a side hustle that’s resulted in hundreds of free Amazon products, worth tens of thousands of dollars.
A Festival of Destruction in One of the Oldest Cities in the World
Anti-Eating Face Mask There are days when I could use one of these.
Looking for something good to read? The 20 Best Novels of the Decade (plus runners up)
London's Characterful Shopfronts Captured Before They Are Swept Away By Gentrification
Vodka Shots with Stalin: On the Dinner That Changed the War
How the Wiyot Tribe Won Back a Sacred California Island The tribe finally completed a ceremony interrupted by a massacre in 1860. Thanks Bruce!