Welcome to Episode 42: Brain Freeze Research May Pave Way for Migraine Relief
Brainy Thing: 22:56 Behind the Redwood Curtain: 32:23
What We’ve Learned from Our Knitting:
Catherine recently bought a skein of Be sweet yarn, African Bead Ball, to celebrate Knitting in Public Day. http://www.ravelry.com/yarns/library/be-sweet-african-bead-ball. She started knitting Kira K Designs’ Garden Arbor shawl (http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/garden-arbor-shawl) out of another Be Sweet yarn, Bamboo.
Margaret learned a new skill through the 7 day lucet challenge. Check out Jennifer Hansen’s Stitch Diva http://www.stitchdiva.com/blog/lucet-challenge/.
Scientists are researching the common Brain Freeze https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/05/130522095335.htm to see if it could reveal secrets that might help treat migraines.
Behind the Redwood Curtain
Margaret shares some cool facts about the sand dollar. The best source she found the best source on sand dollars was http://echinoblog.blogspot.com/2012/03/sand-dollars-are-sea-urchins-please.html
Catherine tells us that part of creating gauge is where on the knitting needle you work your stitches.