alumiere (alumiere) wrote,

Interesting links

It's been a while since I've posted one of these, I shall try to get back in the habit of making posts more often...

You know I'm a geek...
A performance of Shakespeare - in Klingon:
I love these NSFW toys from my friends... (via a bazillion feeds and twitter links): Steampunk ray-gun sex-toys
Never in my wildest dreams as a kid entranced by science fiction did I dream of Google Mars! (via Roger Ebert)
A good read - William Gibson on Google and the future.
And on a side note, this is one of the many reasons I love Felicia Day:
I highly recommend this comic btw... The Dark Ivory Graphic Novel can be pre-ordered at your local comic book shop. Order code AUG10 0445, 14.95. And the Dark Ivory Limited Edition Hardcover is $34.99 Order code = AUG10 0446
Note to self: Remember this show is happening when Nov hits.
Laugh out loud funny! Yeah... (via xianvox)
I'm going... BIG art show in LA on the 11th! Also, new paintings & prints at the website.

Science and Techy Stuffs
I love Penn & Teller:
Archaeologists in Jordan have unearthed a 3,000-year-old Iron Age temple
Darwin's big experiment - the first ever terraforming at Ascension Island:
Evolution in Action: Lizard moving from eggs to live birth.
God's response to Stephen Hawking [humor] (note: comic is somewhat ableist, but I found it amusing anyway)
Today's science is awesome post: Lasers in space...

Health & (Dis)Ability
Silence and disability: - definitely worth reading.
How long will it take a McDonald's burger to rot? And people eat this stuff every day.
Ableism and murder in the news: So wrong
Talk to the Doctor about this:

Politics, Feminism, Rapeculture, and Religion
Women's oppression in Afghan leads to child abuse:
Why not protest this?!
On street harassment of women:
Abortion, parental notification laws and the problems with them...
Tags: geek, media/funny/etc

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