Linklist 9 januari 2022

How to design a house to last 1000 years (Part I)
How would it differ from the houses we’re used to seeing? Let’s take a look.
Why do we hate newer music the older we get?
Though there are some obvious reasons as to why our parents despise today’s music, what exactly is the psychology behind it all?
Betty White’s Comic Reversals
Something about her always made it seem as if she was in on the joke.
Snowball Fights in Art (1400–1946)
What’s wondrous about browsing the images of snowball fights gathered here is how little changes across centuries and continents.
“The Matrix Resurrections” Is a Crucial Keanu Reeves Movie
What the film has to say about the exploitative nature of sequels is less interesting than how it positions its male lead.
‘I felt powerless – so I started filming’
CyclingMikey on his one-man battle with dangerous drivers
Thread by @incunabula on Thread Reader App
European civilization is built on ham and cheese, which allowed protein to be stored throughout the icy winters. Without this, urban societies in most of central Europe would simply not have been possible. This is also why we have hardback books. Here's why.
Women 32% more likely to die after operation by male surgeon, study reveals
Female patients found to have 15% more chance of a bad outcome than if procedure was performed by a woman
How to arrange for your digital legacy
Make sure your digital stuff is secure after you’re gone.
Women in Film: Female Directors Dipped to 12 Percent in 2021
[..] down from 16 percent the year before.
Vikings may have fled Greenland to escape rising seas
Vikings abandoned Greenland in the 15th century. Lower temperatures, an expanding ice sheet and rising sea levels may have played a role in their departure.
6 Ways to Delete Yourself From the Internet
You’ll never be able to get a clean slate—but you can significantly downsize your digital footprint.
The Year in Cheer - 192 ways the world got better in 2021
99 Good News Stories You Probably Didn't Hear About in 2021