Sailing Stones

February 23rd, 2010 | people I know, researchmaterial

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Infographic by Danny Jones, found via Kitsune Noir.


Solar Stormwatch

February 23rd, 2010 | researchmaterial

What a brilliant pitch. I suspect the hand of Fiona Romeo in this. Solar Stormwatch:

Solar scientists need you!

Help them spot explosions on the Sun and track them across space to Earth. Your work will give astronauts an early warning if dangerous solar radiation is headed their way. And you could make a new scientific discovery.


While Being Choked By A Golden Snake

February 23rd, 2010 | station ident

This is my friend Ryan Keely posing with her preferred plane reading before boarding at Vegas airport. You know it makes sense.

This is warren ellis dot com. Good morning

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Links for 2010-02-22

February 22nd, 2010 | brainjuice

  • U B U W E B – Film & Video: Beth B – Thanatopsis (1991)
    "Beth B, in collaboration with legendary downtown performance artist/musician Lydia Lunch, creates a chilling yet poetic vision of despairing nihilism — literally, a "meditation on death." In this noirishly rendered narrative, a woman negotiates the banalities of life. In her hypnotic voiceover monologue, the narrator (Lunch) repeats "Annie get your gun," a warning of impending doom. "
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