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pulitzerfieldnotes: Sumah, 15, works in a small electrical…



pulitzerfieldnotes:

Sumah, 15, works in a small electrical repair shop in central Kolkata. This particular area of the city is known for its informal sector of recyclers who work on a myriad of electrical appliances, often breaking equipment down to its raw components for reselling, repair or reuse.

Image by Sean Gallagher, via Instagram. India, 2013.

Gallagher’s 2013 project focuses on Toxic Businesses: India’s Informal E-Waste Recyclers at Risk.

jmjafrx: shannibal-cannibal: theultraintrovert: masteradept: …





















jmjafrx:

shannibal-cannibal:

theultraintrovert:

masteradept:

These remind me of Mage: The Ascension.

whats the name of the artist(s)

  1. I couldn’t find the piece name or the artist but a reverse image search takes me to this feminist astrological website where this art is featured.
  2. Bladerunner by Oliver Wetter
  3. reverse image lookup did not have any luck finding a source for this image.
  4. Again, reverse image lookup did not lead to an artist source.
  5. by Jaxon Keller
  6. by Michael Komarck
  7. Again, no clear source on this piece. I was taken to Hasani Claxton’s work, but I’m not certain this is theirs.
  8. Couldn’t find an artist source.
  9. by Nigel Quarless
  10. by Casey Parkhurst

#1 is Julie Dillon, "Planetary Alignment - 2010." Find more of her work here: http://www.juliedillonart.com/gallery/gallery/6456485

“A 19.44 megabits per second upload speed is not only much faster than the radio frequency data…”

“A 19.44 megabits per second upload speed is not only much faster than the radio frequency data transmission typically used in space exploration, it’s actually nearing the upper end of what you can get at home.”

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You Can Now Get High-Speed Internet on the Moon (via courtenaybird)

Earthseed. To the stars.

iluvsouthernafrica: Original video. Look what gifs x Youtube x…



iluvsouthernafrica:

Original video.

Look what gifs x Youtube x archives can do. Just…wow.

Directed by Frances Bodomo, a Ghanian filmmaker based in New…





















Directed by Frances Bodomo, a Ghanian filmmaker based in New York City, ‘Afronauts’ is based on a true story. The film recently made its world premiere at the Sundance Film festival where Bodomo also picked up big prizes.

“On 16 July 1969, America prepares to launch Apollo 11. Thousands of miles away, the Zambia Space Academy hopes to beat America to the moon. Inspired by true events.”

WORLD PREMIERE: 2014 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL
www.afronautsfilm.com
facebook.com/afronautsfilm

Watch the trailer here: x

explore-blog: Visionary vintage children’s book celebrates…



explore-blog:

Visionary vintage children’s book celebrates gender equality, ethnic diversity, and space exploration with a black female astronaut two decades before that became a reality

artblackafrica: Mockingjay movement: Thai protests meet the…







artblackafrica:

Mockingjay movement: Thai protests meet the Hunger Games

Anti-coup protesters flash a three-finger salute during a gathering at a shopping mall which was broken up by security forces in downtown Bangkok. Opponents of the coup are risking arrest by flashing the salute from the Hunger Games to defy a junta that has banned all public protests.

(Photograph: Christophe Archambault/AFP/Getty)

foxxxynegrodamus: anotherafrica: Shades of Swagger # 85 |…




Ghanaian 20th Century. cast gold glasses.

foxxxynegrodamus:

anotherafrica:

Shades of Swagger # 85 | Solid Gold

cone-of-uncertainty: lovelylittlebear: High-Speed photographs…





















cone-of-uncertainty:

lovelylittlebear:

High-Speed photographs of ink dropped into water.

Tech.



Tech.