What we read: extreme ice swimming
Plus, 'Star Wars'-inspired science, lessons from a 500-year-old heart, and the year's best cookbooks.
"an ice kilometer is the everest of swimming...an olympic swimmer wouldn’t last a second in this water." (yep, this new extreme sport sounds equal parts severe and thrilling.)Find it
our mouths are watering just from looking at the covers of the best cookbooks of 2015—can't wait to see what's inside.Find it
a swedish filmmaker is taking a look at how cyclists are forcing major cities around the world to rethink bike safety.Find it
here's a list of the best, newest, and most unexpected ways that 'star wars' has inspired science in real life.Find it
a recently discovered 500-year-old heart is giving scientists new insight on cardiovascular disease.Find it