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Monday links

The precursor to the war on drugs: on December 5th, 1933, prohibition in the United States of America came to an end.

Murder in Hitler’s Bunker: Who Really Poisoned the Goebbels Children?

The stories behind Fahrenheit and Celsius.

It’s that time again – lots of awkward Christmas photos.

When Facing Predators, Male Monkeys Do Whatever Females Tell Them.

11 Real-World Forests That Look Like They’re Straight Out Of A Fairytale.

ICYMI, Friday’s links are here, and include plant geometry, DIY vaginal steam-cleaning, competitive eating history, the medical dangers of kissing, and the anniversary of the Monroe Doctrine.