Links for 5/14/19

Research reveals Coca Cola and PepsiCo responsible for 25% of packaging pollution found on UK beaches


 

The Slippery Slopes of the World Sand Shortage


 

Surf producer Tony Hilder passed


 

Offset ukuleles


 

Microplastics are raining down from the sky


 

A Vigorous Devourer of Greenhouse Gas Is Living Beneath Our Feet


 

The Last Battle of the Cree Nation


 

Photographer Dick Hoole recalls a time when Burleigh Heads was surfing’s ‘centre of the universe’


 

Voice for the Ocean


 

Scott Walker BBC Documentary 1995


 

‘Defending our existence’: Colombian tribe stands in way of oil exploration


 

Who keeps buying California’s scarce water? Saudi Arabia


 

Apocaloha! Shirt

Links for 5/3/19

The natural world can help save us from climate catastrophe


 

How to Experience Tiki Cuture in San Francisco


 

Alexander Girard: A Designer’s Universe

exhibition, May 5, 2019 – October 27, 2019 


 

Greta Thunberg is right – only a general strike will force action on climate change


 

“Isolated” Follows Surfers As They Encounter Untold Human Rights Atrocities In West Papua

Surfers get “Isolated” in West Papua

‘It opened my eyes’: The Indonesian woman fighting for West Papuan independence


 

The Mysterious Menehune of Hawai’i


 

Marine plastic pollution costs the world up to $2.5tn a year, researchers find


 

Going Native: 1890


 

The Chinese were white – until white men called them yellow


 

‘We cannot swim, we cannot eat’: Solomon Islands struggle with nation’s worst oil spill


 

We Grew Up in Case Study House #22


 

Marika Rökk, Finale “Ich warte auf Dich”

Links for 4/17/19

Big Religion May Have Gotten Too Much Credit for the Evolution of Modern Society

 


 

Snow-powered nanogenerator works where solar panels don’t


 

Brad’s Page of Steel


 

www.revoltmotorbikes.com


 

Norway’s Kon-Tiki museum to return thousands of Easter Island artefacts


 

Mai Tais Are Better Than You Think


 

Video of a cute bubble car from 1942

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Cocktail of the week: the media luna


 

Join LGC Singapore’s monthly gatherings!


 

Listening to Nature: How Sound Can Help Us Understand Environmental Change


 

Climate Change As A Matter Of International Security


 

Reverb 10,000: The Tiki Men Story

Links for 4/2/19

Scientists think they’ve solved one mystery of Easter Island’s statues


 

The boy on a raft in Manila Bay – in pictures


 

Retro classic: Wild and Wolf 746 telephone


 

The “Tragedy of the Commons” was invented by a white supremacist based on a false history, and it’s toxic bullshit


 

Too black, too strong: who killed Sam Cooke?


 

Tasmania’s lakes among most contaminated in the world


 

WindPal is a practical solution for outdoor lovers to charge their devices. It’s a lightweight (less than 1 kg), portable wind turbine that generates power. And it can be assembled in less than one minute


 

The Warriors at 40: the enduring appeal of a New York classic


 

Get Paul well and prospering


 

Doomsday postponed? What to take from the big new Antarctica studies


 

Makaha Skateboard Team 1965


 

‘Worrying’ rise in global CO2 forecast for 2019


 

Doomsday clock stays at two minutes to midnight as crisis now ‘new abnormal’

Links for 3/30/19

Big gods came after the rise of civilisations, not before, finds study using huge historical database


 

Exploring Instrumental from the year 1963


 

In Memory of the Pan-Pacific Auditorium


 

Scott Walker : Scott Walker (1943-2019)


 

Trader Vic’s, a bastion of Tiki in Emeryville, started as a one-room beer parlor in Oakland


 

One Hula Of A Night: All The Best Tiki Bars In London


 

The New Speakeasy: Cocktails in a Stranger’s Kitchen


 

Seaweed Sippers


 

Cruising Down SoCal’s Boulevards: Streets as Spaces for Celebration and Cultural Resistance


 

The most dangerous climate feedback loop is speeding up


 

An ocean of evidence on warming is our cue to take action – now


 

Kelp In the Lineup? Here’s What You Need To Know

Links for 3/27/29

How the 45 RPM Single Changed Music Forever


 

Westside Historic


 

In Loving Memory of Darcy Belanger, 1972-2019


 

There is a word for the trauma caused by distance from nature


 

From paradise to landfill: beloved California beach covered in trash


 

Jacques and Yvonne Lasry play a crystal baschet (1961)


 

Why Australia’s beaches are the spiritual centre of a secular nation


 

Are super-yachts the best places to keep your art collection?


 

Where Have All the Music Magazines Gone?


 

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