Monthly Archives: June 2015

Hallucigenia

Thought this was pretty cool. Video of the ancient Cambrian worm Hallucigenia. “I’m pretty sure that scientists are just getting high and making up prehistoric animals at this point.”  ~ Saladin Ahmed

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Mother of Assassins

  Author Molly Tanzer posted a link to an article on Topless Robot today called “8 Fantasy Series That You Should Check Out If You Love Game of Thrones“. Tanzer pointed out in her post that there wasn’t a single … Continue reading

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Experimental Archaeology – Ancient Hair

Really interesting article in the Wall Street Journal today about Janet Stephens, a Baltimore hairdresser who moonlights as an experimental archaeologist, trying to reproduce the ancient hairstyles seen in ancient art. Frescoes, pottery, sculpture and other surviving ancient art often … Continue reading

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