2015 w23

Apple Pie Isn't Really "American"
On the impracticality of a cheeseburger
Tomatoes are in season in the late summer. Lettuce is in season in spring and fall. Large mammals are slaughtered in early winter.
Chimps Can't Cook, But Maybe They'd Like To
New research shows that our closest evolutionary relatives have all of the cognitive capacities required for cooking—except an understanding of how to control fire.
I Have Been Sitting on Manspreaders For the Last Month
.. and I Have Never Felt More Free
Time travel for financial gain
To what time period would you go, and what items would you choose to maximize your time-travel arbitrage?
How to graciously say no to anyone
"I must decline, for secret reasons."
Why 'mobile first' may already be outdated