This week’s Interesting Things // June, Week 1
The always fascinating Internet Trends Report from Mary Meeker.
A humanities professor on the rise of tech, and the why it’s causing us to feel more fragile than ever.
Tears alert: a 91-year old woman skipped her cancer treatment to go on an epic end-of-life road trip.
Ever notice how Katy Perry lyrics sound a little…limited? (the correct answer is “I wouldn’t know.”) This data vis shows how our favorite songs are becoming increasingly repetitive.
These six people are living in isolation on a volcano in Hawaii as part of a NASA-funded study to simulate human exploration of Mars.
NYC beaches will be giving free sunscreen to visitors this summer.
Eye candy: portraits of bubbles.