Anonymous FSO does a great AMAA on Reddit. I had thought it might be fun to do one of these, but I’m glad someone with more insight and experience than my lowly second-tour self stepped up first. Kudos!
Speaking of FSOs, here’s a great article on American Citizen Services
Have a hard time knowing when to contact your friends in other time zones? XKCD can help.
From the Art Meets Science Files, here’s a portrait of Stephen Fry made from his own bacteria.
Also, what musicians can tell us about dyslexia
The psychology of fonts
Facebook of the Dead: a thoughtful essay on how we handle death online and why it matters.
Why do we do things now we know will hurt us later? Because we think of our future selves as strangers.
What qualified as a frightening dystopic future in 1908? A (detailed and hilarious) bar full of women.
So excited for the next season of Game of Thrones! Here’s the trailer and a featurette for Season 4 to get you in the mood.
FAO Schwartz employees class up the joint with a little Bach. Who says kids don’t like culture?