Links for 9/14/19

In 1868 a Scottish castaway had to make a new life among the people of the Solomon Islands


 

Volkswagen is electrifying classic VW Beetles


 

Time Capsule: The cranking Haleiwa section from High On a Cool Wave


 

The Archivist: You Crazy Diamonds


 

Weather-related events are estimated to displace 143 million people by 2050 – but rising seas are already threatening tiny tropical nations. Can anything be done to help them?


 

Submissions are still open, and here’s the latest news from NSFF


 

Amazon fires: Bolsonaro actively trying to devastate rainforest, leaked documents show


 

The Climate Trail is a Free multi-platform game about climate refugees fleeing ever worsening conditions after inaction on climate has rendered much of the USA (and the world) uninhabitable. The game combines the adventure and play of the journey north with visual novel elements where characters reveal how and why this climate apocalypse unfolded.


 

The best street performance, ever! No competition…

6/2/19

Retro wheels: Fiat 500 Jolly Icon-e by Garage Italia


 

Tiki-style, Hawaiian dress was the all the talk in the 1960s


 

How were vinyl records made in the 1950s?


 

What to Know About JFK’s Wild 1960s Bar-Packed Hotel, Opening Today


 

The Inverted World Map – Variations on a Blue Marble


 

A man spear fishing at night in Hawaii, 1940s


 

The zero-waste revolution: how a new wave of shops could end excess packaging


 

Complex societies gave birth to big gods, not the other way around: study


 

Hans Hass – Unternehmen Xarifa

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 12/15/18

Celebratory Dancing, Kaduna, Northern Nigeria, 1959


 

With a Green New Deal, Here’s What the World Could Look Like for the Next Generation


 

Protecting Coral Reefs: Sustainable Scuba Diving Practices


 

The Forbidden Waves of Nasa


 

The Jetsons “Test Pilot”


 

This Company Will Rebuild 1960’s Ford Mustang As An Electric Car


 

Sean Tully slaying a little righthander in France


 

California’s Woolsey Fire Now Burning Malibu Went Through The Site Of A Nuclear Meltdown First


 

The battle to curb our appetite for concrete

Links for 12/7/18

Mysterious ghost boats full of corpses keep washing up in Japan


 

Elektroautos: Aston Martin elektrifiziert Klassiker


 

Sentinel Island’s ‘peace-loving’ tribe had centuries of reasons to fear missionary


 

Letting Malibu Burn


 

Tropical paradise: tiki and rum at London’s Laki Kane


 

Monster shirts based on an episode of Leave it to Beaver


 

Entire city of Malibu evacuated as Woolsey Fire more than doubles in size over 24 hours


 

Born & Bred – award-winning short on Mal Sutherland by granddaughter Michaela Sutherland

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Links for 5/9/18

1921 ghost ship off Cape Hatteras.


 

comic strip


 

Salmon caught near Seattle proven to be inundated with antidepressants, cocaine and more


 

Climate Change Is Already Depressing the Price of Flood-Prone Real Estate


 

Gaius Publius: Fracking Has Brought the World to the Brink of Disaster


 

1960s-style Luka EV electric car by MW Motors


 

World’s largest solar energy project will be 100 times bigger than any other on the planet


 


Why the lost kingdom of Patagonia is a live issue for Chile’s Mapuche people