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Links We Love: 2/4/2017

by Team Fathom

Links We Love: 2/4/2017

From Mesopotamia to Sweden. Photo courtesy of Brownbook.

Here are the internet happenings that caught our attention this week.

Meet Billy, the Snow Guardian of the Rockies. He lives alone in a cabin in Colorado. And he has something to say about climate change. – Daniel, editorial assistant

On that note, ClimateCentral's Surging Seas map let's you play around with four degrees: Watch the sea levels rise (and pretty much wipe out Lower Manhattan) with each fraction of warmth. – Jeralyn, editorial director

Blown away by Maia and Alex Shibutani's record-breaking short dance figure-skating routine. It's fun, incredibly precise, and a welcome break from the Internet this week. – Becky, assistant editor

A story of assimilation from a thriving Assyrian community just outside Stockholm. – Daniel

Here's one for my fellow Miyazaki fans: Spoke Art Gallery in San Francisco is presenting a tribute art show to Studio Ghibli's Hayao Miyazaki, featuring works from more than 50 international artists. (!!!) – Becky

THIS WEEK ON FATHOM: Surviving Winter

 Eagle, Squamish, British Columbia

Easy eagle spotting at Cheakamus Center. Photo by Drew Levin.

Vermont: Ursa Major's guide to wintering in Stowe.

Squamish: The eagles have landed. Find them in British Columbia.

Travel Loot: Things that make us feel a little warmer, a little more hygge.

Tech Tuesday: These virtual reality travel videos will take you on a world tour.

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