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Monday links

Updated links and resources for the eclipse.

Latitude/longitude digits explainer: The 5th decimal place is worth up to 1.1 meters: it distinguishes trees from each other.

A Navy SEAL explains what to do if you’re attacked by a dog.

It’s Dorothy Parker’s birthday: quotes, poems, a brief bio, and the weird journey of her ashes.

18 Science Fiction Spacesuits, Ranked. They may look cool, but how safe and usable would they be in real life?

A digital archive of Soviet children’s books 1917-1953.

ICYMI, Friday’s links are here, and include hundred year old fruitcake, all about Genghis Khan, the invention of the Illuminati conspiracy, and gin infused with vintage Harley-Davidson parts.