Links for 1/31/18

Within The Context Of All Contexts: The Rewiring Of Our Relationship To Music


 

After The Vinyl Revival, The Vinyl-Playing Jukebox Is Back


 

These 11 innovations will tackle the causes of ocean plastic pollution, not just the symptoms


 

Pacific Beach locals – another day in San Diego


 

The story behind Cecilia Ann


 

Scotty Moore’s Royal Legacy: Bearing Witness at the Birth of Rock and Roll


 

‘Soul-crushing’ video of starving polar bear exposes climate crisis, experts say


 

https://youtu.be/VT16948GnVU

Links for 12/23/17

Roots vs the Future


 

Stanley Black Sophisticat in Cuba 1958


 

The New People (1969 Promo)


 

Mapuche Leader Moira Millán: “We Mapuche people don’t fight for land ownership but for a way of living on the land”


 

California wildfires: 120,000 forced to flee as blazes tear through south of state


 

Are You Ready to Consider that Capitalism is the Real Problem?


 

How 5 African-American Women Are Shaking Up Atlanta’s Cocktail Scene


 

Nelson and Ashley Ahina, Laniakea 15 Nov 2017


 

DownHill SkateBoarding Freeride Lacets Montvernier


 

This British gent lives life like it’s the 1940s / Boing Boing

Links for 12/19/12

Checkmate: how do climate science deniers’ predictions stack up?


 

This skate company is turning guns into skateboards


 

Climate change has created massive blooms of ecologically disruptive jellyfish, but luckily they’re delicious


 

Bartend Against: Helping Communities Across the Globe


 

“Pacific Vibrations” 1970 “Brave Ulysses”, Ashish & Randy’s Music


 

Bros go to LA city council to speak for house parties


 

The problem with nuclear waste


 

Source: House Preparing to Sacrifice Right Whales for Big Oil


 

MCS joins 150 organisations backing call to ban oxo-degradable plastic packaging | Marine Conservation Society

Links for 12/16/17

The CDC is why you and your loved ones aren’t dead. Trump just banned them from using the phrase “science-based.”


 

Bo Diddley


 

Environmental crusaders risk their lives to save Philippine paradise


 

Watch how different composers might write the same song


 

Enjoy the heavenly sounds of the glass armonica


 


 

9 steps for online retailers to use less plastic packaging – Less Plastic


 

The Toxic ‘Blank Spots’ of Niagara Falls – CityLab


 

Forum topic created by John on November 13, 2017.

Source: Surf Bands on Tape Cassette


 

New Packaging for CoastWise Session IPA by MiresBall

Source: Poseidon Brewing

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

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

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 11/2/17

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


 

Links for 10/17/17

1960s James Bond-inspired retrofuturistic design comes together in a pair of wireless audio speakers that may leave you both shaken and stirred.

Source: Bossa Moonraker Retro-Futuristic Stereo Speaker System – Design Milk


 

Source: Record Amazon fires stun scientists; sign of sick, degraded forests


 

Source: I Went Undercover at a Boot Camp for Young Conservatives—Here’s What I Learned | Alternet


 

Source: Where is the musical underground in 2017? | Music | The Guardian


 

Source: Tiki Death Punch | Modern Tiki


 

Tribes people from around the world watch the BBC’s programme Protecting Our Parents.

Source: BBC Two – Tribes, Predators & Me, Web exclusive: Tribes react to care homes


 

Source: Gin Wong: 5 LA projects by the modern architect – Curbed LA


 

Source: Home (2009)

Links for 10/16/17

Source: Could these flip-flops save the earth?


 

Johhe rules the dancefloor at the Jam Jam club in Kobe. He spins, shuffles and launches a series of high kicks: his baggy trousers billowing as he syncs his moves to the steady tempo of singer Luther Ingram’s 1967 non-hit If It’s All the Same to You Babe.

Source: Inside Japan’s northern soul movement: Where UK’s retro music rules below the streets of Kobe | The Independent


 

Nestlé continues to pump millions of gallons of public water from public land, claiming it’s their right. But can they prove it? Sign the petition now!

Source: Tell Nestlé to Prove Its Water Right! | Story of Stuff


 

Source: Oil and Plastic Are Choking Planet Earth: We Have to Stop Pretending This Isn’t a Problem | Alternet


 

Source: Alaska’s Permafrost Is Thawing – The New York Times


 

The story of how I discovered the Morro Bay Skateboarding Museum may be one of the most odd coincidences I’ve experienced in my skateboarding career, so far.Pi

Source: Morro Bay Skateboard Museum | Concrete Wave Magazine


 

Source: Why is it Every Time We Turn Over a Pirate Rock White Nationalists, Nazi’s and Bigots Scurry Out? | The Trichordist


 


 

Source: If you have $50k, you might be able to buy this iconic 1969 dune buggy / Boing Boing