Links for 12/10/17

Hidden Beat-era Enclave Could Get National Historic Status


 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9LekodBAmKA

 

Is This The Solution To Plastic Waste Pollution?


 

Octopus tiki mug


 

How to Etch Aluminum / Etched Guitar Pedals


 

The article that changed my view … of humanity’s impact on the planet


 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y-9_iyNBwbo

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hFbyujLT8HQ

 

Fmr FBI Agent Turned Surf Guitarist Using Her Voice To Advocate For The LGBTQ Community. She released her ‘Love Is’ compilation in October

Source: Fmr FBI Agent Turned Surf Guitarist Using Her Voice To Advocate For The LGBTQ Community – GirlTalkHQ


 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8jCGwiHdI8E

Source: Blackboy: A Portrait of Deni Firdaus


 

The Jetsons is actually a bone-chilling dystopia – The Verge

Links for 12/5/17

Rich Roat, House Industries founder, dies


 

The news on “The Reef Beneath” – from the largest living structure on earth


 

Buckminster Fuller’s Map of the World: The Innovation that Revolutionized Map Design (1943)


 

Weird Waves: The Gudauskas bros, Gerry Lopez, Dylan Graves and Hannah Scott “surfing” 200 miles from the coast


 

Trump Is No Teddy Roosevelt to America’s Outdoorsmen | NRDC


 

Yup, the World’s Still Warming and Humans are to Blame | NRDC


 

Black Magic | Modern Tiki


 

https://vimeo.com/224771805

Become a patron of Dr. Wallace ‘J’ Nichols today: Read 41 posts by Dr. Wallace ‘J’ Nichols and get access to exclusive content and experiences on the world’s largest membership platform for artists and creators.

Source: Dr. Wallace ‘J’ Nichols is creating a movement, for water. | Patreon

Links for 11/24/17

‘As close as the US gets to Egypt’s pyramids’: how Chaco Canyon is endangered by drilling


 

Source: Tom Goldtooth: Carbon Trading is “Fraudulent” Scheme to Privatize Air & Forests to Permit Pollution | Democracy Now!


 

Source: Study finds different types of alcohol may affect our emotions differently / Boing Boing


 

Source: Will You ‘Promise to Protect’? Coalition Urges New Wave of Resistance to Stop KXL | Common Dreams


 

Source: Who Owns the Internet? | The New Yorker


 

EV West, a car shop in California, built the world’s first electric Ferrari.

Source: Meet the DIY Mechanics Retrofitting Classic Cars With Electric Motors

Links for 11/19/17

Aloha Oe, South London Pacific. After over 15 years of tiki merriment and mirth we’re moving on. Re-opening as the tikitastic Cock Tavern shortly

Source: South London Pacific


 

Source: 24 Hours of Reality: Be the Voice of Reality  | Climate Reality


 

Source: New Zealand’s War on Rats Could Change the World – The Atlantic


 

Source: Easter Island candidate puts self-rule on ballot in Chile election | World news | The Guardian


 

Source: Congress: Biggest Attack on Marine Mammals in Decades | NRDC


 

Source: Teasers & Trailers – Flake & Flames


 

An algae-powered wooden motorcycle? The concept isn’t too far out, considering algae has been used to create everything from eco-friendly sneakers to living lamps that absorb CO2. There’s even…

Source: Dutch designer creates a wooden motorcycle powered by algae

Links for 11/11/17

Source: Pacific Longboarder News / Reviews / Events


 

Source: The Point is Forever – The Cleanest Line


 

High school physics teacher shows his awesome home made marble tracks

Source: High school physics teacher shows his awesome home made marble tracks


 

Source: The Stone-Cold Truth About Our Warming Planet | NRDC


 

The giant build-up was captured by underwater photographer Caroline Power.

Source: BBC Radio 5 live – In Short, The colossal mass of plastic waste taking over the Caribbean


 

Source: Pacific Longboarder News / Reviews / Events


 

Geneva, Switzerland (PRWEB) October 09, 2017 Mr. Queen, the former drummer for Oscar Peterson, whose career includes memorable collaborations with a veritable who’s who of music royalty, includin

Source: Jazz great, former Oscar Peterson drummer Alvin Queen, denied entry into USA.

Links for 11/9/17


 

Source: Australian Lawmakers Propose Outlawing Parody, Having A Sense Of Humor | Techdirt


 

Source: Under – Snøhetta


 

Can it be true? A working ‘Dick Tracy Wrist Watch’

Source: Can it be true? A working ‘Dick Tracy Wrist Watch’


 

Languages of the US before European Colonisation


 

Source: Zealandia drilling reveals secrets of sunken lost continent | World news | The Guardian


 

Tiki drinking first bloomed after Prohibition, and now—after a protracted decline—it has returned, integrated into the larger classic cocktail canon.

Source: The Birth, Death and Rebirth of Tiki

Links for 11/6/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GgnCrWlu_iY

 

There is more than enough wind energy to power our future. But our model of paying for it is stuck in the past.

Source: Who Owns the Wind? | Boston Review


 

Source: There’s enough wind energy over the oceans to power human civilization, scientists say – The Washington Post


 

Seth Andrews and The Thinking Atheist’s Matt Dillahunty recently took a little field trip to Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter — the giant creationist theme park designed to teach children that the bible is literally true and the earth is around 6,000 years old.

Source: Atheists give a tour of Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter: ‘It’s a $100,000,000 paperweight’ – DeadState


 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=98gbH-gpzI4

 

https://vimeo.com/183193843

Links for 11/5/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IEa00RrKM3I

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9QDxmkhy0Gg

 

Honda’s new classic Super Cub motorscooter looks as good today as it did 60 years ago

Source: Honda’s new classic Super Cub motorscooter looks as good today as it did 60 years ago


 

Source: Harry Belafonte tells crowd at likely last public appearance: ‘We shall overcome’ | US news | The Guardian


 

Source: The great climate silence: we are on the edge of the abyss but we ignore it | Clive Hamilton | Environment | The Guardian


 

Source: Mapping 15 of Los Angeles’s Most Glorious Remaining Googies


 

Source: the unbelievable story of transgender soul singer jackie shane – i-D

Links for 11/2/17

Source: New Zealand bird of the year: playful alpine parrot kea soars to victory | Environment | The Guardian


 


 

Source: Pacific Longboarder News / Reviews / Events


 

Source: Whales and dolphins have rich ‘human-like’ cultures and societies


 

Source: Plague is spreading at an alarming rate in Madagascar. Yes, plague.  – Vox


 

Source: Siskel & Ebert’s take on “Pulp Fiction” when it first hit theaters (1994) / Boing Boing


 

Source: Syria’s Heritage, and the World’s, that the War Destroyed