Immer am Wochenende (Bleiben wir realistisch: soweit möglich.) gibt es hier einen Sammelpost mit allem, was es nicht zu einem eigenen Artikel gebracht hat. Das ist mal mehr, mal weniger. Mal gucken, wie’s klappt.
In the 19th century, an enormous hedge ran for more than a thousand miles across India, installed by the British to enforce a tax on salt. Though it took a Herculean effort to build, today it’s been almost completely forgotten. In this week’s episode of the Futility Closet podcast we’ll describe this strange project and reflect on its disappearance from history.
This a a Canon Aquilion going at full speed with its cover off! We had a technician doing some small repairs on our CT and I asked if he could take it for a spin while it was undressed. So big forces at play here. Imagine how important it is to balance the weight distribution inside that machine. It starts off accelerating to 1s and then 0,5s and ends at 0,35s
Watch the brilliant color changes of a sleeping octopus.
Lorna is in the final stages of a home birth with no midwife. Has her partner got what it takes when things get messy?
The morning after the night before, Frances finds herself a little bit more involved in a situation than she would want to be – the kind of situation where you don’t ask too many questions.
Leuki has mysteriously disappeared. Papeï starts looking for his faithful companion and meets a strange tentacle.
Here is my second rendition of storm chasing with a Phantom Flex 4K. The best shots from two years of storm chasing jammed into 3.5 minutes.
A short film exploring Intimacy and Closeness in modern relationships, commissioned by The School of Life.
A young boy struggles to endure his sister’s twisted games and accept his mother’s death.
A fire engine demonstration goes wrong when the driver takes the turn too sharp and rolls the fire truck in front a a crowd.