Did you like The Revolution, Brought to You By Nike? Get ready for my novel America, Inc., coming this summer! It's about a corporation running for president of the United States.
...And that's the good guys. https://amzn.to/2unpEb4
A new (or at least previously unrecorded) type of aurora has been identified, one that looks more like rippling sand dunes than the vertical curtains of light usually seen.
The current hypothesis is that it occurs when an atmospheric wave gets trapped in layers of the mesosphere, causing it to propagate horizontally, and that wave intersects with the charged particles that produce an aurora.
Photographs of derelict buildings being reclaimed by nature by a Paris-based photographer named Jonk.
They're part of a collection called Naturalia: Chronicle of Contemporary Ruins
I regret to report that as of last summer, there is just NO PHO KING WAY.
On the left: 2013. Pho King Way. On the right: 2019. No Pho King Way.
Sliced my thumb washing one of the good kitchen knives. More annoyed at myself than anything, since it's a clean cut in several senses of the word and pressure was enough to stop the bleeding. It's probably going to hurt more while it heals than it did to start with.
TBH I'm kind of surprised it took this long.
Techie, software developer, hobbyist photographer, sci-fi/fantasy & comics fan in the Los Angeles area. He/him.
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