This week I learned

This week I learned why we all look hotter in sunglasses, and more

Lauren Hansen
June 26, 2014

Read more about the facts mentioned:

Why everyone looks hotter in sunglasses (New York Magazine)

The first in-flight movie (Paleofuture)

If poachers and illegal loggers strike, this forest phones it in (Scientific American)

30 facts about The Lion King (Mental Floss)

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