A Roundup of Recent Delights

Interesting new Things are in the works. In the meantime, here are some of the coolest stories I've covered recently:

Lichen biology just got weirder.
Trust me, this is worth your time. It's got butts in it. Plus my first-ever published macro photo!

I interviewed the author/illustrator of the best picture book of the year.
You're going to want to buy copies of Women in Science for every kid, educator, and art lover you know.

Scientists are designing aerial snack drones that will scatter peanut-butter treats across the prairie. 
They've got their reasons.

Cephalopods are still better than us at everything. 

Scientists find solid evidence of non-celiac wheat intolerance.
It took all of my willpower not to start this article with "suck it, jerks."

As always, you can keep up with my fist-shaking and nonsense on my mental_floss author page here.

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