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

Rockabilly Rebels

The Guardian has an article about photographer Philippe Chancel documenting French street gangs of the early 80s.

Rockabilly Rebels: The Stylish French Gangs

Here’s a set of photos he took. One features Slim Jim Phantom of The Stray Cats, in about 1981. Another one is showing Brian Setzer.

Also this.

Here’s a video about the Pittsburgh Doo Wop scene which produced The Del Vikings, who 24 years later inspired the name of a Paris rockabilly street gang.

Sound of Pittsburgh on YouTube

p.s.: speaking of France