Thursday, July 31, 2014

Link Round-Up: July 31, 2014

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Infographic: The Lifespan of All of the Doctor Who Doctors, By Screentime

The Ambush at Sheridan Springs: How Gary Gygax Lost Control of Dungeons & Dragons. 

Concerning Hobbits, On-Screen and Off: Why Jackson and Tolkien Can Peacefully Co-exist

Deaths in the Iliad is an infographic by Laura Jenkinson presenting every death in Homer's Iliad. In her book of poetry Memorial Alice Oswald did something similar, writing about all 213 named men who die in the epic poem. You can read excerpts of the poem and listen to her read these excerpts at the Poetry Archive (1, 2).

Do you ever think about where some of the common UI Symbols we interact with on a daily basis come from? The Power Button, Bluetooth or @ symbol? More here: Origins of Common UI symbols.

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