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Thursday links

Happy first day of Fall! Autumnal equinox science, links, videos, quotes, poems, Vivaldi.

How to Survive an Alligator Attack.

A Nazi’s Documentary Photographs of the Forced Removal of Polish Jews, 1940.

Here’s What’s Happening When You Hiccup.

The Man Who Invented Scotch Tape.

Australia’s Biggest Dog Has No Clue How Big He Actually Is.

ICYMI, Monday’s links are here, and include vintage mugshots, how a rogue 1950s drone fiasco ended with rockets fired at southern California, Talk Like a Pirate Day, Dr. Samuel Johnson’s birthday (and a collection of his excellent insults). and the creative Amazon reviews of Stronger Together, Hillary Clinton’s and Tim Kaine’s new book.