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Set Phasers to Stun

Recently frozen lake ice has some interesting properties: it looks completely black and makes some interesting sounds when you skate over it. Swedish mathematician Mårten Ajne is a black ice skating enthusiast and he demonstrates his technique in this National Geographic video. You’ll want to turn up the sound or use headphones…

via The wonderful sounds of black ice skating — kottke.org

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micro.blog’ing

We could be excused for thinking that Micro.blog is like App.net — a Twitter alternative greeted with enthusiasm but that eventually closed. It’s not the same thing, though, and I’ll explain why. Micro.blog is not an alternative silo: instead, it’s what you build when you believe that the web itself is the great social network.

– from Why Micro.blog is Not Another App.net @ inessential.com

I’m adding the Webmention plugin here to see how it flies.

I’m blowery on micro.blog.

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We really need to stop meeting like this

Maybe I’ll start posting things here again.

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OK Go – Upside Down & Inside Out

Hello, Dear Ones. Please enjoy our new video for "Upside Down & Inside Out". A million thanks to S7 Airlines. #GravitysJustAHabit

Posted by OK Go on Thursday, February 11, 2016

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Lovely Fishing Video

This film from Jazz & Fly Fishing features beautiful fish, landscape and of course, music.

Source: Video Hatch: “La Catedral”