ghost city

IT looks like any other city skyline with skyscrapers, a few mountains and trees – except it isn’t real.
The giant mirage appeared across the skyline near in East China earlier this month after heavy rainfall and humid conditions along the Xin’an River.
As mist settled over the river at dusk, tall buildings appeared to rise [...]


Markus Kayser – Solar Sinter Project from Markus Kayser on Vimeo.

compare and contrast

how to stop a traffic jam

From The Science Hobbyist
Have you ever been driving on an interstate highway when traffic suddenly slows to a crawl? You inch along for many minutes while waiting to see the accident which must have caused the jam. At the same time you also curse the “rubberneckers” who are causing the whole problem. [...]

true blood four is almost here

comic art

The likeithateit team have not succumbed to the contemporary obsession for comics, having got that out of their collective system back in the eighties with Robert Crumb and Zap.  However they are willing to concede that Jordan Crane’s finely tuned, minutely observed melancholia is compelling and beautifully drawn.

total power

one little finger

how the fuck does fibre optic cable work?

Victoria’s secret

Rapha Rides the Victorian Alps from RAPHA on Vimeo.
A 235km loop, three mountain passes with nearly 5,000 vertical meters of climbing. A lovely mini doco with some superb photography (nice in full screen HD). More cyclmania ahead of the tour…

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