• My week is ruined by rediscovering Cookie Clicker, one of the most pointless but satisfying browser games ever. Get clicking here.
  • Really interesting long-read from Sam Kriss about the various theories, conspiracy and philosophical, that surround the planet Saturn. Read more here. 
  • Another bit of eccentric knowledge, did you know in Kobe, Japan 1970s Northern Soul Dancehalls are being revitalised. Don’t blame them, everyone looked cool back then. Get funky here.
  • Nice /r/AskReddit binge-worthy thread here, ‘what subreddits have the best ‘top all time’ binge’. Some good time wasting. Waste it here.
  • Nice experiment and data visualisation, what would you draw if someone asked you to draw the Apple logo? See how well people remember iconic brand logos here.
  • Nice writing editor software I’ve been using recently, picks up on redundancy and tells you how difficult to read your writing is. Write better here.
  • Surrounded by arseholes at work? Find out the best way to deal with them from Stanford psychologists. Avoid arseholes here. 
  • The subreddit VillagePorn is right up my street, I’ve been craving oddly shaped streets and inconvenient hills for months now. Get aroused by cobblestones here.
  • Been hankering to do some sort of long-form writing for a while, Kurt Vonnegut’s 8 Rules for Writing has given me that hankering. Get inspired here.
  • The person who started the recreation of Shakespeares Globe Theatre was Sam Wanamaker, an American who was worried about blacklisted due to his liberal views. Read more here.
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