A nice time-lapse photo where you control the day and night via your mouse. Does it make you feel powerful? It is DAY! And now NIGHT!
*
A really interesting video on what motivates us. Not only great information, but the animation is spellbinding!
*
There are lots of these scribbler sites out there, but here are two more to help you create some interesting internet art, in color or black and white.
*
The Imperial History of the Middle East has a long a complicated history, but this video by Maps of War helps to keep things straight (quick! how many empires can you name?)
*

From the Annals of Too Much Time: How to make a custom steampunk keyboard and other steampunk projects. So, so cool … but so much craftsmanship involved!
*
I think I've featured "Dear Blank, Please Blank" before in a different incarnation, but this particular batch has a few winners.
*
The finer points of facial expressions and body language - a well-presented resource, not just for illustrators but also for robots attempting to be more human-like.
*
From the Department of the Obvious: a study finds that heartbreak really does hurt! Although since love can make you sick too, is there any way to win?
***
Stay tuned - more links tomorrow! In the meantime remember to send your Flossy submissions in to FlossyLinks@gmail.com!