Ancient Bread, Oysters and Chronobiology, and Fonts: Lux Recommends #244
Welcome to Lux Recommends #244, this week’s edition of what we at Lux are reading and thinking about (want to receive this by email? Sign up here).
Myriam Sarachik Never Gave Up on Physics: “The New York-based scientist overcame sexism and personal tragedy to make major contributions to the field, for which she received recognition this year.” — Deena
The Wildest Insurance Fraud Scheme Texas Has Ever Seen: “Over a decade, Theodore Robert Wright III destroyed cars, yachts, and planes. That was only the half of it.” — Zack
The Oysters That Knew What Time It Was: “Scientists long believed that biological clocks were predominantly driven by internal rhythms. Then came a fraught discovery — about mollusks and the moon.” — Zack
The Speed Cubers: “This documentary captures the extraordinary twists and turns in the journeys of Rubik’s Cube-solving champions Max Park and Feliks Zemdegs.” — Friend of Lux Bobby D.
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