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Today's pictures & links:
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Making a choice between two environments:

(photo by Sasha Serdtzeed)


Private Moon Light-Box

Spectacular urban art by Leonid Tishkov & Boris Bendikov:


Cool Shot of the Day
(in cooperation with National Geographic magazine)

The Eskimo Nebula

(image credit: National Geographic)

Photo by Koushik C.


Mixed fresh links for today:

Gadgets for the Modern Spy - [geek tech]
Giant Huddles of King Penguins - [nature]
Works of Insane Architectural Genius - [architecture]
25 Brilliant Animated Short Movies - [videos]
Hanging a "guilty" five ton elephant - [weird]
At the core of snowflakes, bacteria - [science]
Cool Sci-Fi Manga: Biomega - [downloads]
Tupolev Cold War Heavy Bomber: great footage - [video]
Airbus A320 near-crash due to crosswind - [wow video]


Moon in stunning detail
(click to enlarge)

(photo by Neil Carboni) - via


Unlucky Windshields, Extremely Lucky Drivers

Wow... imagine how the driver must've felt:

This one is an obvious street art, but pretty neat:


The forked Volkswagen is a part of the Royal Deluxe (see our article) performance in Iceland.

(image credit: Gillimann)


Strange Food

Addition to our "Strange Food" article:

Eggs in peril:

(image credit: Ariel Bariel Long)

Rose Pelmeni (tortellini)

(art by Sergei Voichenko, Vladimir Zessler)

Watermelon Duck:

(photo by Stanislav Volyazlovski)

Squid Cabbage:

(original unknown)


Pest in the house:

No more pests in the house:

?? (Half-Life is here)


Stiltwalker Troupe

An interesting stiltwalker group "Strange Fruit" from Australia performs in Vienna and New York. The poles are 13-foot-high - swaying...

(Photo: Ozier Muhammad/The New York Times)



(art by Genevieve Gauckler)

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Anonymous Gordon Freeman said...

The crowbar/headcrab image is a reference to the game Half-Life.

Anonymous glyphobet said...

I posted the image of people on stilts to spydentify to see if anybody there knows what it is:


Anonymous Gordon Freeman said...

Wüstenrot, Germany

Anonymous Anonymous said...

@gordon freeman: This is in Vienna, Austria. Wüstenrot is a company :)

Blogger Clem___o.O said...

the last is made by Genevieve Gauckler :

Anonymous 256 said...

The colourful moon image is by Neil Carboni http://ncarboni.home.att.net/Astrophotography.html
(I saw it the other day on the venerable APOD, here: http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap060907.html)

I hadn't really thought, until now, about how odd it is that the moon seems to be a completely monochrome world. What the picture shows is, in fact, the slight variations in colour exaggerated.

Blogger Gillimann said...

The forked Volkswagen is a part of the Royal Deluxe (google it) performance in Iceland.
My photo of the same car:

Blogger alvarhillo said...

The location is Madrid and the group is strange fruit. An australian street theater group. The performance is called "on the field" I see it and I liked a lot

Blogger Avi Abrams said...

great info, thanks - updated the page.


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