While on a recent trip to Iceland, photographer Sarah Martinet had the opportunity to shoot these amazing landscapes from a plane with open windows. You can see much more of her work (as well as more from this trip) on 500px and Facebook.
It has been said that the single most powerful thing one can do to combat climate change and promote peace is to plant a tree. Jadev Payeng has been doing just that since the 1970’s on the once-barren sandbar on the banks of the Brahmaputra River in Assam, India. Over 40 years later, the forest he’s planted is now larger than New York City’s Central Park and is home to several thousand varieties of trees as well as an amazing diversity of wildlife, including rhino, elephants, and even tigers.
The RAH Band was formed by Richard Anthony Hewson in 1977 and their first hit was the chart smash ‘THE CRUNCH’. This went top ten in UK and Europe. The RAH Band went on to have jazz funk club hits such as ‘FALCON’ and SLIDE.
A $32-million promenade has opened in San Pedro in what port officials view as a key step in creating a vibrant Los Angeles waterfront.
Come visit, it’s really looking spiffy! #TallShips are coming #SanPedroCA #MyTown :))
Until yesterday, every physicist was laughing at this engine and its inventor, Roger Shawyer. It’s called the EmDrive and everyone said it was impossible because it goes against classical mechanics. But the fact is that the quantum vacuum plasma thruster works and scientists can’t explain why.
It’s a safe bet to say that if you’re reading Melting Butter you’re likely a prolific explorer; traveller and probably to some extent, rather aesthetically inclined. If I’m right, you’re a lot like me so I’m pretty sure this app I’m going to tell you about will make your eyes smile. Whenever I travel I …
Plug.dj lets you and your friends throw a music video party. Chat with others in real-time about the music video. Step up and show off your music selection skills or ‘w00t’ the current DJ and watch as your avatar gets its groove on!
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