Weekend Links: See the World in Cat-O-Vision

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Erin McCarthy

The world through a cat’s eyes is blurrier and a lot less colorful, but those glowing eyes see far better than our own in the dark.

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With libraries becoming an increasingly endangered species, well-loved author Neil Gaiman's lecture for the UK-based Reading Agency is a reminder of how fiction and daydreaming make us better people.

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A long time ago, in this very galaxy, the very first Star Wars teaser trailer was released to a public that had no idea of the 36-year franchise that was about to unfold.

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Mademoiselle Maurice’s latest street art installation unleashed 30,000 individual pieces of origami to brighten the streets of Angers, France.

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A map of America’s favorite beers by state proves that the “best” beer is often a matter of regional loyalty. Also, Maine features the heaviest drinkers – who would’ve guessed?

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Winners of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest prove that animal photography goes way beyond even the best social media snapshots of someone’s dog.

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Bacon really does make everything better! (Except pasta and desserts, so quit it with those bacon cupcakes already.) 

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