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old trees

pencil nebula

500,000 kilometers per hour and a mere 800 light-years away link

man of many talents, his paintings are dreams… link

rules of thumb

excerpt from the latest cooltools newsletter… “A rule of thumb is a homemade recipe for making a guess. It is an easy-to-remember guide that falls somewhere between a mathematical formula and a shot in the dark. Rules of thumb are a kind of tool. They help you appraise a problem or situation. They make it […]

strange maps

if maps are your thing…. where on earth was middle-earth….? … Tolkien states in the prologue to ‘The Lord of the Rings’, it would be fruitless to look for geographical correspondences, as “Those days, the Third Age of Middle-earth, are now long past, and the shape of all lands has been changed…” And yet, that’s […]

world map

countries of the world link


comment spam is getting nasty, so i will adjust the settings for the time being. Would love to have it free and open and i will work towards that…. also, there was some third party fiddling that resulted in the site going down for a time…hope to have that resolved as well. E

hello dolly

link to strange