This week’s Interesting Things // July Week 1

A short, fun list for a short (…fun?) week:

How well can you draw all 50 states? Try your hand here (and prepare to be slightly embarrassed).

Eye Candy: mesmerizing illustrations from @visothkakvei.

A primer on the worst-named butter-like products.

Now that summer’s halfway over, here are 101 books to add to your reading list, courtesy of TED.