Pothole gardener’s Christmas display from the BBC. (Okay, this is a video but it’s pretty awesome.)
Cheap vitamin D ‘would boost health’ from the BBC.
Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2013 is…from apartment therapy.
How to Be a Weekday Vegetarian from GOOD.
Big cats versus livestock – simple solutions reduce conflicts on Namibian farms from National Geographic.
Loafing Around: A Brief History of Fashion’s Favorite Flat from the Times Magazine.
Abandoned Suitcases Reveal Private Lives of Insane Asylum Patients from Collectors Weekly.
Decoding Secret Societies: What Are All Those Old Boys’ Clubs Hiding? from Collectors Weekly
Why Do We Blink So Frequently? from Smithsonian’s Surprising Science blog.
Where’s Rudolph? Inside the Decline of Alaska’s Caribou from Smithsonian’s Surprising Science blog.
The Best Inventions of 2012 You Haven’t Heard of Yet Part 1 and Part 2 from Smithsonian’s Innovations blog.
Eat, Drink, Be Nice from The New York Times. As a childless person who likes to eat in restaurants, I applaud this effort!
Gerry Anderson, Animator of Puppetry, Dies at 83 from The NY Times.
What did you read this week?