Links for 6/25/16

The seashore used to be a scary place, then it became a place of respite and vacation. What happened?

Source: Inventing the Beach: The Unnatural History of a Natural Place






The other day, we made a caramelized pineapple syrup by cooking chunks of pineapple on the stovetop with a little bit of sugar, then combining that with more sugar and water to make it into a usabl…

Source: After the Luau