Tuesday, October 21, 2008

The magnetic maelstrom of matter

Close-ups, animations and a lot more on the Sun's surface: mesmerizing.

And I have always wanted to write a tabloid-type title.


"In yet other words: bees are projectiles, and humans, cruise missiles."
Friedrich Kittler, in "Gramophone, Film ,Typewriter", 1986 - Stanford Univ. Press, 1999

More Kittler here.

The elegance of a 13 ton digger

This lovely pair has been performing recently around several places in London. Check here to see whether they might be heading somewhere near you.