Apparently Mojang hired Anakin Skywalker to write the captions for block descriptions in #Minecraft Earth.
wildfire smoke, amazing photo
Whoa... Sutro Tower is surrounded by orange smoke in this shot by Vjeran Pavic above San Francisco yesterday. Via Daily Overview: https://www.over-view.com/overviews/sutro-tower
Wait, isn't that backwards?
Actually this whole #duolingo Spanish lesson has the kind of absurdity I'm used to seeing in the German lessons, with dogs watching movies, birds cleaning the farm, and even a horse cleaning the bathroom.
Oh, this looks cool: A steampunk Metroidvania-style game based on #GirlGenius: Adventures in Castle Heterodyne, now raising funds on Kickstarter
Saw this on birdsite. Seems about right.
Fascinating to look at yesterday's California power demand vs. forecast graph & how effective the 3pm Flex Alert was at getting people to reduce power usage during peak hours. (That forecast demand peak was very close to the forecast supply peak.)
The online naturalist.
covid-adjacent, pokemon, silly
I think Koffing is supposed to look like a magnified grain of dust or pollen...but it looks an awful lot like a coronavirus, too.
I don't have a clever caption for this one, but thought it was cool that I caught the Croagunk *right there* while trying to decide what to do with the frog statue.
Incidentally, the frog statue is a Pokestop. And so is the historical cabin in the Sneasel picture.
Turtwig has found a new friend.
(I had such a hard time trying to get it to face the right direction, which is why it's still a little bit off. At least I didn't need to worry about the real turtle wandering away while I set up the shot.)
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