Friday links

by debbywitt

The history of chickens and eggs: When and why did they get domesticated?

In the Days of Human Zoos.

25 animals that scientists want to bring back from extinction.

Why It’s Nearly Impossible to Castrate a Hippo.

Beer Yoga goes international.

From Hospital Gowns to Paper Couture: The Unlikely Origins of ’60s Disposable Dresses

ICYMI, Tuesday’s links are here, and include images of Tokyo before it was a city, London’s train for the dead, using laser weapons to turn the atmosphere into deflector shields, and the small, short-legged dog that was the must-have kitchen gadget of the 1600s.

The Corner

The one and only.