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Head of School Day came and went this week, and it was glorious. We hope everyone got to enjoy the day, especially now that it’s no longer freezing. Check out some of our favorite links from this week and have yourself a wonderful weekend!
“Superhero Cyborgs” Workshops Let Kids Design Their Own Prosthetics : Kids create the prosthetics of their dreams. Designs have included “a Nerf gun, horseback riding attachment, water gun, and a bow-and-arrow addition.”
Digital Dirt: How TMZ gets the videos and photos that celebrities want to hide : Fascinating, terrifying, and more than a bit nauseating.
Aaron Sorkin is adapting To Kill a Mockingbird for Broadway : “In a sentiment the entire world is bound to echo, Sorkin’s teenage daughter has already advised him “not to blow it.””
Vatican Library Digitization Project : The Vatican is working with various partners to digitize 82,000 manuscripts in its vast collection. About 4,400 are now available online. Go marvel.
Punctuation in Novels : “Punctuation does more than simply carve out a space for words.”