DFW gives an amazing graduation speech at Kenyon College shortly before taking his own life.
New scientific developments could mean the difference between poverty and prosperity for some developing countries.
A summary of news items from our webcast It’s Komplicated on the Geekweek Network.
Introducing a raincoat that catches and purifies water for you to drink
When It’s Komplicated’s producer, Hannibal Tabu, contacted the actor on Twitter, he had this to say, “There’s a lot to look forward to. GL2 & JL, no need to dwell on that.” The actor has confirmed that he is signed for a Justice League movie, also. That’s the business!
One scientist has a hypothesis on why your fingers look like prunes if you stay in the water too long.
I used to hate showering when I was young. I think it’s because my parents used to run the shower at a really high temperature when I was sick, and force me to sit in the bathroom and breathe in the steam. Showering with another person is like being in a clown car. Somehow it [...]
Guestpost #42: Chris Besler – Ten things I’ve learned from being a lifeguard (at a lower-income apartment complex)
Bio: Chris has utterly wasted a decade making people feel merriment through his improv, and doesn’t plan on stopping anytime soon. Talk to him about movies or nerd culture, and he will not shut the hell up. He performs weekly for the Impatient Theatre Company and he swears he’s going to start writing that damned [...]