2019, November

  • Caterpillar found to eat shopping bags, suggesting biodegradable solution to plastic pollution - interesting article showing the discovery of the plastic-eating behavior of caterpillars.
  • Feel the burn: why do we love chilli? - interesting article about how the chilli is perceived by the human body and why some people actually seek its burn.
  • How a Frog Became the First Mainstream Pregnancy Test - interesting story of this quirky fact.
  • The Internet Isn’t Making Us Dumber — It’s Making Us More ‘Meta-Ignorant’ - Article about the effect of the internet on how we think.
  • SSH Port - This text exhibits the history on how the port 22 became the SSH Port.
  • Six programming paradigms that will change how you think about coding - Interesting text about programming paradigms.
  • Why Don’t We Know How to Protect Our Time? - This text shows how we take little action on protecting our free time.
  • Why Hyperlinks Are Blue (and Other Quirky Web Origin Stories) - A list reporting the history of hyperlinks, SPAM and other.