Every month I make a short list highlighting my choices of the best resources I shared through (and learned from) Twitter, but didn’t necessarily include them in posts here on my blog.
I thought it might be useful for both readers of this blog and for me to review those monthly lists and pick a few that I think are the very best “tweets” of the year.
You might also be interested in last year’s edition:
Here are my choices for The Best “Tweets” Of 2010:
McDonald’s Insists Happy Meals Can Grow Mold, The Atlantic
Some fascinating historical photos from Newsweek
Cosmic accidents: 10 lucky breaks for humanity, New Scientist
People Who Became Nouns, Fun LIFE slideshow
PHOTOS: 15 Most Eye-Popping Places on Earth, ABC News slideshow
How Soft Drinks Impact Your Health infographic
Infographic(s) of the Day: How We’ve Mapped Time Through the Ages
“Life without language” is a fascinating read
Sinkholes in History, Wash Post slideshow
Teenage Mutant Ninja Brontës is a very funny video
Curious Collections: Offbeat Museums Around the World, TIME Mag slideshow
Jobs That No Longer Exist interactive from NPR
World’s Weirdest Hotels, LIFE slideshow
See how the number of crayon colors have expanded over the years in this infographic
How much data do Americans consume each day? Check out this visual breakdown
Fascinating “This Is Your Brain on Metaphors” NY Times
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