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The View of the Space Elevator Is Beautiful From Here

Posted July 23, 2014 by Annalee Newitz

If you want to get a good look at the long tether linking the space elevator platform planetside to the orbital station they built inside a hollow asteroid, you really need to be in orbit. I come to the forward viewing deck to see it whenever I can.Re…

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The Astonishing Treasures of Underwater Art Galleries

Posted July 23, 2014 by Vincze Miklós

The Astonishing Treasures of Underwater Art Galleries

Art can take you to another world — and sometimes that means you actually have to put on an oxygen tank. These underwater artworks and galleries are the closest you’ll get to experiencing art on an alien planet.

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cartoon life: The heart of existentialism

Posted July 23, 2014 by dougrogers

The essence of existentialism, as I understand it is despair that the food dish will be forever empty. Filed under: art Tagged: Cat, dish

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The Robocop Remake Skips its Elysium Class Warfare Moment

Posted June 17, 2014 by Stephen Elliott-Buckley

Don’t bother with the Robocop remake. The original–campy, sensationalized, mildly intolerable–still succeeds in one key element: examining class warfare. You’d think that in an era of post-2008, the 1% being called out as contemptuous greed-mongerers and the Occupy Movement, that a Robocop remake would examine in a contemporary frame, the class divide that reflected Detroit […]

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Man stunned, but doesn’t go down!

Posted June 16, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Nova Scotia Report: A 48-year-old Halifax man will appear in court to face charges today after police first used a stun gun on the suspect …, and then tackled him during an arrest. Staff Sgt. Reid McCoombs says Halifax police responded to a call on Sunday evening alleging the suspect was threatening to shoot another […]

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Dana.io: Inspired Crowdfunding

Posted June 13, 2014 by Tanya McGinnity

I’m a super-big fan of crowdfunding and have backed many projects close to my heart on both Kickstarter and Indiegogo. Everything from films (my personal weakness), graphic novels, video games and more has first piqued my interest and then gained my support for its production. Honestly I can’t think of a better way to ensure […]

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Gun Size Tied to Dick Size?

Posted June 8, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Well, folks, we finally did it! The Perspective Research Department, along with the Naked News staff, have finally found a direct correlation between guns and dick size! After years of study and conjecture, we began to realize that men in the NRA had a unusual, and unhealthy fascination ………, no, let’s make that OBSESSION, with […]

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Matt James Photography

Posted May 21, 2013 by davids

An display of antique photographs enhanced by Matt James is showing at the Nanaimo Museum.

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Catharsis comes to gaming

Posted April 21, 2013 by Darren

I’ve been playing video games for 28 years, and I’ve been finishing games for about 25 (those first few Infocom games proved too tricksy for my…

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