Wordless film from a marble quarry; totally captivating. “ll Capo” (Excerpt) by Yuri Ancarani – NOWNESS on Vimeo on Vimeo
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A link to creating natural dyes for Easter eggs like these. How to paint Easter eggs | Russia Beyond The Headlines.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RUCfSiMB_2E The talent on display is too spectacular for words, so I’ll comment on my second reaction: This would make the best goth merry-go-round music ever. **EDIT** Frannyy couldn’t grasp it, so I was forced to re-conjure my mental image for him: “100 goths all sitting astride monochrome carousel horses, looking moody and trying to […]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slow_loris I do love Wikipedia, but the user-created content sometimes results in a disparity of quality from one article to the next. I’ve read a fair few articles whose contributors, I feel certain, were 14 year old boys with very little understanding of their subject. This article, however, reads like a postdoctoral essay from someone […]
http://www.noob.us/entertainment/amazing-glass-harp-skills/ Two thoughts on this video: 1) I find it heartening that we, as humans, can see beauty and music in just about anything if we try and 2) I bet that guy has no trouble with the rub-tummy, pat-head trick.
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/17/nyregion/17flight.html?hp&pagewanted=all A word about this week’s poorly-named “Miracle on the Hudson” incident: As more than a few have said, calling it a miracle fails to acknowledge the spectacular skill, training, and quick thinking that allowed all involved to walk away from a plane crash and an icy splash. Some passengers screamed, others tucked their heads […]
http://yawoot.com/post/2073 The Moon, Venus and Jupiter over Los Angeles Light pollution aside, how beautiful is this?
http://dl.ziza.ru/other/062008/10/pics/008_pics.jpg Frannyy‘s been posting a lot of underwater photos lately. I’m countering with a surface-level photo. This certainly puts the Toronto Zoo’s recent touch tank exhibit to shame.