How the U.S. is getting back in the rare-earth mining race
These critical elements are abundant in Alaska’s Bokan Mountain, but extracting them could be a long and difficult process.
“There can’t be good living where there is not good drinking.” - Benjamin Franklin (at Crescent City Brewhouse)
I look back and realize that my love for djing, for vinyl records, that warm crackle you just can’t find elsewhere in music must have derived from somewhere. Tonight I’m staring at what no doubt must have been my initial inspiration, my folks’ Seeburg Select-O-Matic 100 coin operated jukebox was no doubt my first foray in track selection and entertaining others through music. Powered by vacuum tubes and still emitting that same warmth and ambience it has since the 50’s, I’m endowed upon those first impressions and the lasting legacy it’s left in me and my music.
An interesting model of our solar system’s path as it travels through space in the Milky Way.
Certainly a departure from usual models that show the Sun as a static object, which it certainly isn’t
Click full screen, sit back, and turn the sky into a thousand diamonds with this beautifully ethereal time lapse captured in northern Michigan by Shawn Malone. This is North Country Dreamland.
Ten thousand frames of stellar wonder stitched into a few minutes of earthly wow. Plus a special visit from a blue heron!
Keep looking up, and stay curious.