Monthly Archives: August 2017

Brazilian judge stops coup president’s Amazon destruction plan

Originally posted on Dear Kitty. Some blog:
https://youtu.be/KCHQWK6iOXs This video says about itself: Brazil under fire over Amazon forest mining decree 29 August 2017 Brazil’s government is scrambling to respond to public outcry after it dismantled a vast national reserve…

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On the street in Madagascar…

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Originally posted on Africa far and wide:
I didn’t really know what to expect. And I was right not to expect, because there is no box for Madagascar! Sometimes it felt like we were in the middle of Asia, surrounded…

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Conjunto Baluartes -Confito

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Brazil court blocks Amazon mining decree – BBC News

The order prevents the government from exploiting a protected area bigger than Denmark. Source: Brazil court blocks Amazon mining decree – BBC News

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Footage of Over 30 Hummingbirds Splashing in a Birdbath | Colossal

Youtuber WildWingsLA has a special birdbath setup specifically for hummingbirds outside their Beverly Hills home. Known for being territorial, it’s rare to see so many birds at once, but at times the frame fills with dozens of them. Fun fact: … Continue reading

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Towering Charcoal Portraits of Women by Clio Newton | Colossal

Swiss artist Clio Newton has been hard at work on a series of larger-than-life portraits of women portrayed entirely with compressed charcoal. The towering drawings can reach nearly 8 feet tall and capture near photographic detail of her subject’s faces, … Continue reading

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Elegant Flameworked Glass Sculptures by Eunsuh Choi | Colossal

Like a house of cards or a precariously stacked pile of pick-up sticks, it’s a marvel to stare at Eunsuh Choi’s glass sculptures and wonder how each object doesn’t collapse under its own weight. One of the central themes of … Continue reading

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Street art by Mateus Bailon in Didsbury, UK

Originally posted on WORDVIRUS:
Street art by Mateus Bailon in Didsbury, UK.

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David Shrigley – Making Friends

Originally posted on Cavalcade of Unicorns:
Is this just ridiculous or is there a truth here? https://youtu.be/FHCaK0vmd0Q

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