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Archive for January, 2017

Bad News Mostly

Breaking News

I don’t like to get political, but cuffing a 5 year old US citizen isn’t normal.
http://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2017/1/30/14442528/trump-muslim-ban-sean-spicer-5-year-old

Harvard creates Metalic Hydrogen, amazing..
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/hydrogen-metal-revolution-technology-space-rockets-superconductor-harvard-university-a7548221.html

Hackers lock guests out of 4 star Austian Hotel for ransom;
http://www.thelocal.at/20170128/hotel-ransomed-by-hackers-as-guests-locked-in-rooms

Egypt fails at negotiating medicine prices, cost soars..
http://www.middleeasteye.net/in-depth/features/egyptians-cannot-afford-buy-medicines-132016227


The Calabash Nebula

Pretty much what our sun will look like when it blows. Earth would be incinerated in a few hours.
http://www.spacetelescope.org/images/potw1705a/


Tattoos Inspired By Amazon Art

http://sobadsogood.com/2017/01/29/spectacular-tattoos-inspired-art-amazon-by-tattooist-brian-gomes/


Origin Of Stripes – An Installation

By Christopher Jobson
http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2017/01/marc-fornes-under-magnitude-installation/


Amazing Photo Of That Alaska Rocket Launch

http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2017/01/dramatic-view-of-a-nasa-rocket-launch-over-alaska/


Shifted – Digital Art

https://www.behance.net/gallery/47958235/Shifted


Christian Dior – Resort 2017

I like about 1/2 of these.
https://www.behance.net/gallery/47955875/Christian-Dior-Resort-2017


Friday News

Breaking News

Hidden artist of the Soviet/US Space Race
https://www.yahoo.com/news/hidden-artist-soviet-space-programme-042457886.html

Edible 6 pack rings
http://returntonow.net/2016/10/05/brewery-creates-edible-six-pack-rings-that-feed-rather-than-kill-marine-life/

Slow Motion Dictatorship happening in Turkey
https://www.yahoo.com/news/turkish-mps-back-constitution-bolstering-erdogan-powers-first-211547169.html

Corn is turning French Hamsters into cannibals.
https://www.yahoo.com/news/corn-turning-french-hamsters-deranged-cannibals-research-190903792.html


Sounding Rockets In Alaska

https://www.nasa.gov/feature/wallops/2017/nasa-sounding-rocket-successfully-launches-into-alaskan-night


Soldiers Of The Banana Republic

https://www.behance.net/gallery/47667499/Soldiers-of-Banana-Rep-Counteroffensive


2017 Russian Arctic. Myths and Reality Calendar

https://www.behance.net/gallery/47234877/kalendar-2017-arktika-mify-i-realnost


Piglets Saved From Burning Serb Barn

http://tayga.info/132219


Real Fresh News (Mostly Crime)

Breaking News

Michigan Mayor has some things on his mind;
http://www.rawstory.com/2017/01/michigan-mayor-caught-on-tape-calling-black-people-chimps-and-women-dried-up-cnts/

El Chapo Extradited to the US;
https://apnews.com/418fef49c042432f9388d618c923fc41/Mexico-says-drug-lord-‘El-Chapo’-Guzaman-extradited-to-US?utm_campaign=SocialFlow&utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=AP

Eight men own half the World’s wealth (this is not normal)
https://www.yahoo.com/news/eight-men-own-half-worlds-wealth-oxfam-001214017.html

Detriot named “unexpected” food destination
http://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/detroit/2017/01/17/detroit-food-city-national-geographic/96659152/

A Chinese Play with an all white cast;

https://inews.co.uk/essentials/howard-barker-curious-case-chinese-play-white-cast/


Selfies At The Holocaust Memorial In Berlin Shamed

By Shahak Shapira
http://yolocaust.de/


I Love This Animation From Pilule & Pigeon

I think it’s about oil? The music is great too.

They have more below.
https://vimeo.com/user16120525


Andromeda (M31) Up Close

http://spacetelescope.org/images/heic1502a/


Solar Powered Parking At My Doctor’s

I am sure this powers more than just the lights in the lot…


New News

Micro-drone swarm

https://www.defense.gov/News/News-Releases/News-Release-View/Article/1044811/department-of-defense-announces-successful-micro-drone-demonstration

RIP Pier Sellers;
https://news.vice.com/story/we-talked-to-nasa-scientist-piers-sellers-about-the-future-of-humanity-months-before-his-death

SpaceX Rocket first stage lands itself yesterday. Back it up if you want to see the launch..

Iran repopulates areas decimated by Assad with Shia Muslims.
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jan/13/irans-syria-project-pushing-population-shifts-to-increase-influence


MTA Art

New murals and development in the NYC Subway
https://www.flickr.com/photos/mtaphotos/page1


Ray’s Candy Store In NYC

A classic…


Digital Photo-manipulations By Dok-Fitz

http://dok-fitz.deviantart.com/gallery/


Method-2 Robot

Ok, so give this an AI, a gun and the tech war is on…
http://www.designboom.com/technology/method-2-bipedal-robot-south-korea-hankook-mirae-technology-12-29-2016/


Interesting Photo-Montages By Suzanne Moxhay

http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2017/01/photomontages-suzanne-moxhay/


Beautiful Light Paintings By Hannu Huhtamo

http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2017/01/in-camera-light-paintings-by-hannu-huhtamo/