I have dug through the Internet this week and uncovered all this geeky goodness. You can find the thousands of links from previous weeks here.
I have marked my favorite links with a ∞. Enjoy.
Science to Read, Watch
Yoga and prayer are not medicine. We know this.
∞ True Detective‘s Rust Cohle may be one depressing SOB, but he’s right about our sense of self
Always nice to remind yourself that we have seen a sunset on Mars
∞ No, painkillers don’t fuel overdose deaths, and stories ignore those who live with chronic pain
Found some more incredible mimic octopus footage, fast-forwarded to the cool part for you too
As incredible as the oarfish is, it’s absurd (but beautiful to look at)
Searching for the science of self
As with computing power, technology helped us get addicted to light
The symbiosis of spotted salamanders and the algae living inside them
Finally, a skeptical take: Almost 500 Foods Contain The ‘Yoga Mat’ Compound. Should We Care?