Biodiversity Stripes

Latin America biodiversity 94% decline, 1970 – 2018 Ref.: #BiodiversityStripes. Please see: Warming Stripes and Gaia Is The Machine. Graphics and lead scientist: Miles Richardson Data: LPI 2022. Living Planet Index database; Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, UK. 2021; & UK Biodiversity Indicators 2021

Warming Stripes

Ref.: #ShowYourStripes. Please see: Biodiversity Stripes and Gaia Is The Machine. Graphics and lead scientist: Ed Hawkins, National Centre for Atmospheric Science, UoR. Data: Berkeley Earth, NOAA, UK Met Office, MeteoSwiss, DWD, SMHI, UoR & ZAMG

A Green Bug Staring Me Down

They’re getting larger. It is by far the largest insect I’ve ever seen here about. Very docile, close up. Ogled me tough… Tettigonia viridissima, the great green bush-cricket, is a large species of bush-cricket belonging to the subfamily Tettigoniinae. The adult males grow up to 28–36 millimetres long, while females reach 32–42 millimetres. This insect… Continue reading A Green Bug Staring Me Down

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4th Dynasty Pyramid Builders

Menkaure or Menkaura (Egyptian transliteration: mn-kꜣw-rꜥ) was a pharaoh of the Fourth Dynasty of Egypt during the Old Kingdom. Consort: Khamerernebty II, Rekhetre Children: Khuenre, Shepseskaf, Khentkaus I, Sekhemre Father: Khafre Mother: Khamerernebty I Born: 2532 BC Died: ca. 2500 BC Burial: Pyramid of Menkaure Dynasty: Fourth Dynasty That is 4500 years ago and his… Continue reading 4th Dynasty Pyramid Builders

Mando, Fracas EP [DOM & ROLAND PRODUCTIONS – none, 2018]

Proper Business this is – in the late night, tired, worn or when ever in doubt. You still know… you know that the sound is there. You can trust that it is eternal. You can trust the bass… it will be there always; no matter what happens. Always. Because it is eternal. And it is… Continue reading Mando, Fracas EP [DOM & ROLAND PRODUCTIONS – none, 2018]

Gaia Is The Machine

Usually, there’re just too many words, this time around… Just watch this: Earth + Satellites + Data + Visualisation. This is why we build and send them with rockets into outer space. Gaia is the Machine God is the Principle


In astronomy, an analemma (/ˌænəˈlɛmə/; from Ancient Greek ἀνάλημμα (analēmma) ‘support’) is a diagram showing the position of the Sun in the sky as seen from a fixed location on Earth at the same mean solar time, as that position varies over the course of a year. The diagram will resemble a figure eight. Globes… Continue reading Analemma

Renegade HW

It is just another project. You may wonder: but is it functioning? Indeed it is. However, is it functional? I don’t know yet. I cracked it open. But I need a way to reboot the computa first! This is the inside of Apple… cracked open. Copper, insulation, a lot of glue and not that many… Continue reading Renegade HW