Links for 7/12/16

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Source: Was a son of the powerful Rockefeller family eaten by cannibals?


 

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The Ocean Cleanup just launched a prototype of their trash-removing device. We caught up with their founder to see how it felt.

Source: This young inventor’s brilliant device could remove tons of garbage from our oceans.


 

Disney depiction of obese Polynesian god in film Moana sparks anger


 

Video: Waikiki Dawn Patrol

Source: Pacific Longboarder News / Reviews / Events

Links for 2/27/16

I wasn’t expecting much from jazz bagpipe, but this is great.

Source: Jazz bagpiper Rufus Harley on “I’ve Got a Secret” (1996)


 

The Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau Big Wave Invitational competition got underway at 8am (local time) today in monstrous waves at world-famous…

Source: Gladiators, Monster Waves | Quiksilver


 

Source: Yale Environment 360: Scientists find new large lizard species on remote Papua New Guinea island


 

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Source: Everyday Life in the Past : Photo


 

Source: The Reality of Touring Revenue From Someone Who Has Done It For 32 Years | The Trichordist

Links for 7/2/14

Our Ocean

Fighting, Not Drowning

Plastic garbage in the ocean is mysteriously disappearing

Climate change is life and death

Photo Exhibit ‘Mexican Seas’ At Birch Aquarium Merges Art, Science

How 700 tons of chemical weapons will be turned into 1.5 million gallons of industrial waste at sea: The container ship at the centre of the operation to destroy Bashar al-Assad’s stockpile

Will We Lose the Endgame?

Drugs, Addiction, and Surf: Rocky Romano on Filming Anthony Ruffo

Portraits of Teenagers at Venice Beach, California in the 1970s

Why libertarians apologize for autocracy

A Government’s Dirty Secret: West Papua’s Bloody Reality

Links for 12/27/11

Man breaks into Aloha home, swings Tiki torch | kgw.com Portland

Splinters | Tickets & Events | The Regent Theatre | Arlington, MA

 

New Guinea (from The Onion)

Tribesman Guilted Into Attending Friend’s Boundary Dance

KOROMA, PAPUA NEW GUINEA-Huli tribesman Olene, 32, expressed annoyance Tuesday after being "guilt-tripped" into agreeing to attend his friend Gumaiba’s boundary dance.