Here at The City Paper we come across, filter and digest a large amount of information daily on the Internet. Here’s a rundown of some of the recent stories City Paper staffers find interesting and worth sharing.
From Wired: Can you patent a magic trick? 
From Popular Science: Thousands of species found in Lake Vostok ice 
From Smithsonian: The curious case of Nashville's frail sisterhood 
From NFL.com: Cleveland Browns fan zings team from his obituary 
From The Week: Five surprising facts about airline crashes