Links for 4/30/17

Peruvian songstress Yma Sumac, a pioneer of exotic, was a legend. That legend was built in Los Angeles.

Source: On the trail of Yma Sumac: The exotica legend came from Peru, but her career was all Hollywood – LA Times


 

“We’re being overwhelmed by our waste.”

Source: How The Oceans Became Choked With Plastic


 

The Archivist: Wild At Heart | The Surfers Journal


 

Self-Sustainable Lifestyles are Becoming Illegal | Homestead Guru


 

Tiki bar site Critiki has named Portland’s Hale Pale as the third best tiki bar in the entire world—for the second year in the row.

Source: Portland Bar Named the Number 3 Tiki Bar in the World – Willamette Week


 

André Staltz – An off-grid social network


 

Il compositore, direttore d’orchestra e arrangiatore Alessandro Alessandroni è morto a Roma. Aveva da poco compiuto 92 anni. Celebre il suo

Source: Addio ad Alessandro Alessandroni, il ‘fischio’ western più famoso del mondo – Musica – Spettacoli – Repubblica.it


 

Dublin’s Science Gallery hosted an evening of talks by Sea for Society featuring people whose lives revolve around the ocean.

Source: Sea for Society: Surfers Against Sewage and the Science of Ireland’s Water – HeadStuff

Links for 8/10/16

The worst predicted impacts of climate change are starting to happen — and much faster than climate scientists expected

Source: The Point of No Return: Climate Change Nightmares Are Already Here – Rolling Stone


 

We should all get the chance to escape the city and enjoy leisure — without the hefty ecological footprint.

Source: Seize the Hamptons


 

https://vimeo.com/44845539


 

The Optimal Route for Visiting Every U.S. National Park

Source: The Optimal Route for Visiting Every U.S. National Park


 

Alcohol is a direct cause of seven forms of cancer, finds study


 


 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IDQqfdhVry4

Links for 1/7/16

Source: vintage everyday: 20 Surf Photos That Show Women Making Waves from the 1930s through the 1960s


 

Giffords Circus’s show is touring the UK. Photographer Tom Pilston goes behind the scenes to meet the performers

Source: The Painted Wagon Wild West show – in pictures | Art and design | The Guardian


 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sr5UYKt8gAc

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QpxN2VXPMLc

Links for 7/14/16

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eaEeEbP16Wg

Source: Dallas police shootings and #blacklivesmatter


 

New Zealanders raise millions to buy beach and donate it to the public / Boing Boing


 

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

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lGXHPbv5kIQ

 

Video: Salt of the Earth


 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x1SgmFa0r04