💻 I first heard of the massacre of blacks in Tulsa just a few years ago. I was blown away, not only because something like that happened in the United States, but because for the first five decades of my life I had no idea it had happened. Why was it not taught in school? Pete Saunders takes a long view of the massacre, its place in United States history. Read The Last Word on the Tulsa Race Massacre, And the American Context of Urban Racial Violence
💻 J. P. Cavanaugh tells the story of a manufactured food that the astronauts ate, which you could also buy at the grocery store. Read Space Food Sticks – Because Space is Awesome
📷 A great thing about following photobloggers from around the world is that I get to see places I would never get to see otherwise. Mike Connealy lives in New Mexico, where the Yerba Mansa are in bloom. If you’re all like, “the what?” then click through to see. Read Yerba Mansa
📷 Most cameras look like cameras. Occasionally, one comes along that doesn’t. Mike Eckman reviews one, a 35mm camera that takes half-frame images. Read Fuji TW-3
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