Here at The City Paper we digest a large amount of information daily on the Internet. Here’s a rundown of some of the recent stories City Paper staffers find interesting and worth sharing.
From Huffington Post’s Science blog: Mummy’s brain tissue shows he probably suffered head injury before dying, roughly 5,300 years ago
From The New York Times: Tight turning radius — not just flat-out speed — is what makes cheetah ultimate pursuer
From Mental Floss: Why do athletes slap each others’ butts?
From City Paper contributor Steven Godfrey at SBNation: “The Devil came to Tennessee: Nick Saban and the wrath of ‘The Third Saturday’ ”
From the Los Angeles Times: Edward Snowden took NSA secrets on thumb drive
From CNN: America’s worst charities
From Tampa Bay Times: Intricate family connections bind several of America’s worst charities