Work Up An Appetite For V-Day With BPAL’s Weekly Link Roundup
Welcome to our weekly roundup of cherished news bits! This week’s batch:
☠ A previously unseen photograph of Harriet Tubman has been discovered, and is headed to auction!
☠ The Seattle Aquarium had to cancel this year’s Valentine’s Day octopus mating event out of concerns that it might result in cephalopod cannibalism.
☠ A Brazilian artist is re-imagining the Orishas as comic book superheroes.
☠ Check out this surreal collection of dolls that contain hidden worlds just beneath the surface of their skin.
☠ These Peruvian spiders form webs that could contain up to 50,000 inhabitants living together in a colony.
☠ Over-thinking Disney’s Pinocchio: here are some questions you never thought to ask as a child.
☠ Oscar Wilde is among those posthumously pardoned for homosexuality-related crimes by the new Turing Law.
☠ Let sculptor Beth Cavener take you on a journey into the making of her unforgettable animal/human creations: