Links for 12/31/15


The gigantic sand dunes in Cronulla, Sydney – close to the so-called birthplace of modern Australia – date back to mesolithic times. But over the past century they have been steadily encroached upon by human activity

Source: Cronulla sand dunes: the 15,000-year-old landscape that greed destroyed – in pictures | Australia news | The Guardian


As sea levels rise and streets begin to flood, South Florida confronts a bleak future.

Source: Miami is Flooding – The New Yorker


Links or 11/5/15


Source: In 1959, a white journalist traveled the Deep South posing as a black man. The conditions horrified him. / Boing Boing


[] WHO are to warn about the cancer threat caused by eating processed meats.

Source: Processed meats ‘on same carcinogenic level as cigarettes’ in Headline says what? curated by Louisiana World Network #LWN


Source: Prepare to have your head ripped off by the buzzsaw guitar of Love Sculpture’s ‘Sabre Dance’ | Dangerous Minds


Forum topic created by Beertubes on October 30, 2015.

Source: | Forums: South East Asia Surf Music Movement


Source: El Niño w/Mark Sponsler | Swell Lines

Links for 10/22/15


Thiermann says he still gets harassed on occasion for rocking a wetsuit during his own TED Talk.

Source: $360M Can’t Be Wrong; Why Kyle Thiermann Redefines “Cool”


Source: 453 – Norrie Paramor – Shadows In Latin – – Music Reviews of Ambient, Vaporwave & Tiki Exotica Albums


Super rare river sharks pop up after more than four decades of life in the shadows

Source: Catch of the Day


I started this article because I was researching a Scandinavian subculture of ‘greasers’ said to be responsible for Sweden having amassed more restored American 1950s cars than the […]

Source: The Swedish Subculture Hoarding More 1950s American Cars than the USA | Messy Nessy Chic



Bespoke, handcrafted spirits for the more discerning.

Source: Gestalten Explores Handcrafted Spirits in “Drink Different” Short Film


Have you ever stepped into a tiki bar and wondered, what bamboo aficionado made this place so convincing? Meet the king of kitsch himself, “Bamboo” Ben.

Source: Meet Bamboo Ben, Professional Tiki Bar Designer | Tales of the Cocktail

Links for 10/6/15

Skateboards gibt es in unzähligen Formen, Farben und Materialien. Wenn du auf hochwertige Bretter aus Holz stehst, solltest du das schwedische Unternehmen Malmötrafiken im Auge behalten. Gegründet wurde es von den IndustriedesignernOskar Lundgren und Isabe

Source: Malmötrafiken schnitzt Skateboards in Handarbeit


Broken kingpins and misc skateboard junk

Source: Broken Kingpins


Source: sa ka roulé !: Retro Vintage 59


An algae cultivator, a surf company and a team of Southern California academics have joined forces to create a sustainable surf board.

Source: Have surfers discovered the future of sustainable design? | 2degrees Community | 2degrees




Video:: The Blu / Stable Fistral Classic 2015


Links for 2/26/14

2014 Performer Submission | Springboard South 2014

World begins 2014 with unusual number of extreme weather events

Say no to corporate power grabs – reject the Trans-Pacific Partnership

Huge Solar-Powered Plastic Bubbles to Fight Beijing’s Smog | CreativeHunt

1966 Showman w 2 JBL D-140Fs for sale

Nassau, Bahamas, Early 1950s

Obama’s top Trans-Pacific Partnership officials were given millions by banks before taking the job

Portrait In Reverb: Billy Mure Hawaiian Percussion 1961

Pacific Longboarder News / Reviews / Events

The Koch Brothers Left a Confidential Document at Their Last Donor Conference

25 Images of Markets “Regulating Themselves”