Spring is getting closer and the weather is getting warmer, but we’ll never tire of cozying up with a few good reads. Here’s a little bit of what we loved around the Internet this week.
Music: St. Vincent’s new album is rife with growls, vocal fry and, well, all the things we love her for. Stream it now, via NPR.
Family: Adorably weird secret words warrant equally adorably weird illustrations, via Fast Company.
Guilty pleasures: Look away from the Netflix. We learned the exact moment a marathon becomes a binge, and it’s all too real, via The Atlantic.
Weather: Safe to share this now that it’s not -10,000°F outside: vintage snaps of people enjoying the snow, via Mental Floss.
Vanities: These photos of symmetrical faces are actually mind-blowing. Mind-mirroring. In short, whoa, via My Modern Met.
Curiosities: An article titled “The Most Influential Candy Bars of All Time.” Educational and seriously munchie-inducing, via Time.
Word: uitwaaien (v; Dutch): to take a little break to get some air or clear one’s mind. It translates literally as “to take a walk in the wind.” Pronounce it out-vye-in.
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