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How Time Flies

by on Feb.09, 2014, under Art, Miscellaneous, Technology

We offer our sincere apologies for the long time between updates. We arrived back later than expected. dmitriy-khristenko_time_machine  
Time Machine Design by Dmitri Khristenko
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Starry Eyed

by on Feb.09, 2014, under Art, Health, Nature

The age of electricity brought a safe, clean and economical form of power right into our homes. reddy_kilowatt Reddy Kilowatt, Little Bill, and other industry spokesmen reassured us that we were in good hands. little_bill And it only cost pennies a day! But that safe clean power can leave a mark. Whether by contact, con_scar01 By lightning, ls03 By intentional infliction of pain shock_torture2 Or by wizardry. HP_Scar High voltage can leave interesting patterns. ls02One of the more interesting patterns happened when an electrician in California made contact with  a 14,000 volt line. He hit it with his shoulder, and the current passed through much of his body. After suffering from reduced vision for four weeks, he visited a doctor, who observed that the subject had cataracts. star_cataract1 While the star shaped lenses can be removed, as in any cataract operation, damage to the optic nerve will probably prevent a full recovery. star_cataract2 Dr Mark Fromer, an ophthalmologist at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, said, "Nature has made a beautiful cataract… Most aren’t so pretty."
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View From The Top

by on Nov.26, 2012, under Art, Media

John Crawford is one of New Zealand's best known photographers. You can view a portfolio at his website http://www.johncrawford.co.nz/. Below is his "Aerial Nudes" project, shot between 1984-1987, using his then-wife Carina for a model. After 25 years in storage, Crawford has posted the photos on his website, and is now contemplating resuming the project with his 27 year old daughter Amelia.

Caution - Full Frontal Nudity

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