1.¬†Friday is a good day for calming down. Calm.com gives you a choice of background and sounds to help you do just that. (Site does auto-play sound, but they’re calm nature sounds.)

2. Happy birthday to Mary Harris “Mother” Jones, “The Miner’s Angel” and one of the reasons little kids¬†aren’t being forced to work today (in America).

3. This is a fascinating mix of art history and fashion: “Dressing The Woman In Gold: The Unknown Bohemian Designer Behind Klimt’s Paintings.”