Links for 7/18/20

Last Run / Tsunami by Benny & The Mid-Knights


 

That time George Washington ordered “total destruction and devastation” of the Haudenosaunee


 

The Threatened Tribe


 

Oldest surviving photograph of Maori discovered in Australia


 

Deke Dickerson


 

Easy Listening Compilations


 

Rising Tides, Troubled Waters: The Future of Our Ocean


 

‘The trees are my grandparents’: the Ecuador tribe trying to save its culture


 

The US government just “disestablished” a Native American reservation


 

Too hot for humans? First Nations people fear becoming Australia’s first climate refugees

Revelation Marrakech Quartertone Guitar Demo Video

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Here’s a guitarist (I assume from Azerbaijan) who put some quarter tone frets on his trusty Jolana Tornado.

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This guitarist put only one extra fret between the second and third regular ones, and is playing a melody more familiar to western ears.

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What comes after more and more frets? That’s right – no frets:

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Here’s a video of a guitar with movable (Lego) frets.

Links for 7/29/19

Correcting historic sea surface temperatures reveals simpler pattern of ocean warming


 

Not every environmental policy is a Green New Deal


 

Rare West Coast Surf Instrumentals


 

Mike Romanoff’s On The Rocks restaurant was fit for Hollywood royalty


 

If Seeing the World Helps Ruin It, Should We Stay Home?


 

North Atlantic Right Whales Are Dying in Horrific Ways


 

Coca-Cola, Pepsi highlight the 20 corporations producing the most ocean pollution


 

The A-Z of Waves


 

Edward Said – Framed: The Politics of Stereotypes in News