Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Sneezing might be a social cue to others that you’re sick and to stay away.
Past research also suggests that the blast of air created by sneezing signals the cilia in our noses to kick into overdrive and clear out mucus and irritants.
Whatever the cause it’s best to let your sneezes out. Just try to do it politely.
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
This exhibition of images, prints, and films by painter emphasizes his experimentalism, examining his exploration of the camera as an expressive medium.
Sublimely preserved, the critter was dubbed Caihong juji, which is Mandarin for “rainbow with a big crest,” in tribute to the microscopic structures in the fossil that suggest this Jurassic dino sported a coat of iridescent feathers, Michael Greshko reports for National Geographic.
The study, published on Monday in the journal PNAS, instead points the finger at human parasites—such as fleas and body lice—for primarily spreading plague bacteria during the Second Pandemic, a series of devastating outbreaks that spanned from the 1300s to the early 1800s.
Monday, January 15, 2018
The Cranberries shot to international fame with their 1993 debut album Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can't We? and went on to sell over 40 million records worldwide.
Today is the day American many politicians pretend to care about the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr, one of the wisest souls who attempted to save this sorry nation. Don’t fall for their scams.By Steven W Thrasher
Photographer Eddie Cohen shares a glimpse of this in his series Pain and Glory, in which he snapped pictures of NYC marathon runners before and after their race.