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Archive for June, 2018

NASA’s Dawn Spaceship Shuts Down Ion Engines For The Last Time

I have been following this mission from the beginning. To visit two dwarf planets with one spaceship is groundbreaking. Ion engines are the real future of deep space travel. They broke speed records!
https://dawn.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news-detail.html?id=7177


Robot Stunt Doubles, For The Times When That Will Kill You

https://techcrunch.com/2018/06/28/disney-imagineering-has-created-autonomous-robot-stunt-doubles/


Fantasy Based Playing Cards and Paintings

By Wylielise
https://wylielise.deviantart.com/gallery/?catpath=/


California’s Goofy Architecture

https://www.1843magazine.com/culture/look-closer/the-story-of-californias-bizarre-novelty-architecture


Colors Of Change

Zaria Forman paintings of Glaciers:
http://www.zariaforman.com/


Landscapes By Cody Cobb

https://www.booooooom.com/2018/06/20/eons-by-photographer-cody-cobb/


Paintings By Kathrin Longhurst

https://www.booooooom.com/2018/06/20/artist-spotlight-kathrin-longhurst/


Iberian Architecture

https://www.behance.net/gallery/66686273/Iberian-Architecture


Illustrations By Oriol Vidal (Summertime)

https://www.behance.net/gallery/66955193/Summertime


Saturday’s Songs

Orgy, Blue Monday

Stacey Kent

Lianne LA Havas

Elanor Friedberger – He didn’d mention his mother

Awkwafina


New News

Did anyone not expect Plastic turns up in Mussels? It’s not just in the UK folks..
https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-44414056

China hacks NUWC, gets secret missile plans
http://www.standard.net/National/2018/06/08/China-hacked-Navy-contractor-secured-trove-of-sensitive-data-on-submarine-warfare

The perfect storm, on Mars
https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.php?feature=7160

Trump rescinds Obama policy protecting oceans
http://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/393213-trump-rescinds-obamas-policy-on-protecting-oceans?__twitter_impression=true


Digital Art Bu Hideyoshi

Great use of shading
https://hideyoshi.deviantart.com/gallery/?catpath=/


The Last Safe Place For India’s Alligators

https://www.biographic.com/posts/sto/basking-on-the-brink


Rainbow Light Art From Laura Staugaitis

http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2018/06/rainbow-roads/


Illustrations And Paintings By Fintan Magee

There is a link to his website at the bottom of this;
https://www.booooooom.com/2018/06/01/the-big-dry-by-artist-fintan-magee/


New News For Yous..

Thieves are truly stupid

http://www.cbc.ca/radio/asithappens/michigan-burglar-seemingly-lured-by-gold-bars-made-of-foam-1.4676224

Banning single use plastics
http://www.bbc.com/news/business-44280532

Because single use plastics are killing the Ocean
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/whale-plastic-bags-stomach-dies-thailand-autopsy-17lbs-rubbish-pilot-whale/

Libya headed for elections, finally
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-44289516

Norman, the tortured AI that is now evil
https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-44040008