A few articles, blog posts, and other things I think are worth your time.
Mental Floss: A brief history of pickles
Life, but better: How to fix your job so that you love it, in three steps
“The social brain hypothesis states that intelligence evolved in animals, including humans, specifically to work within and survive with social groups, not in order to solve any particular ecological problem. In other words, living in a group forces an individual to become smarter, rather than a smart individual choosing to live in a group.”
The Atlantic: The Roe Baby