Solar Yacht: Silent Yachts 55

SILENT 55 | Luxury E-Catamarans | SILENT-YACHTS In November of 2019, the SILENT 55 won the “Best of Boats Award” in the category “Best for Travel”. This specific category is defined as “suitable for long distance travels with all amenities to live on board permanently, adapted for both inland waters and the tough conditions at sea”. Generally, she can easily be handled by two people, making the SILENT 55 ideal for families cruising with or without additional crew.

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The Basílica de la Sagrada Família

The Basílica de la Sagrada Família (Catalan: [bəˈzilikə ðə lə səˈɣɾaðə fəˈmiljə]; Spanish: Basílica de la Sagrada Familia; ‘Basilica of the Holy Family‘),[4] also known as the Sagrada Família, is a large unfinished Roman Catholic minor basilica in the Eixample district of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. Designed by Spanish/Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí (1852–1926), his work on the building is part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site.[5] On 7 November 2010, Pope Benedict XVI consecrated the church and proclaimed it a minor basilica.[6][7][8] On 19 March 1882, construction of the Sagrada Família began under architect Francisco de Paula del Villar. In 1883, when Villar resigned,[5] Gaudí took over as chief architect, transforming the project with his architectural and engineering style,…

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Making Mexican Inspired WHOLE FRIED FISH | Spear To Table

SPEAR TO TABLE: Today we go out diving with Orville and Nin! The visibility was awful and the current was strong, but we were thankfully able to spear a couple fish and make a delicious Mexican inspired dish. Fried Fish 1 fish, gutted and descaled, flour, salt, pepper, garlic powder 1. Score fish with 3 deep cuts on each side 2. Season fish all over with salt, pepper, garlic powder, and lime 3. Dredge fish in flour 4. Heat oil to 350 degrees F on medium heat, use only enough…

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CES 2021

About CES CES® Is the Global Stage for Innovation  CES® is the most influential tech event in the world — the proving ground for breakthrough technologies and global innovators. This is where the world’s biggest brands do business and meet new partners, and the sharpest innovators hit the stage. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)®, CES features every aspect of the tech sector. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)®, CES features every aspect of the tech sector. Product Categories 3D Printing 5G Technologies Accessibility Accessories AR/VR/XR Artificial Intelligence Audio…

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Sophia the Robot

The Making of Sophia : About Hanson Robotics: Hanson Robotics is an AI and robotics company dedicated to creating empathetic, living, intelligent machines that enrich our lives. Our innovations in AI research and development, robotics engineering, experiential design, storytelling, and material science bring robots to life as engaging characters, useful products, and evolving AI to achieve the ever-greater good for all. https://www.hansonrobotics.com Sophia is a social humanoid robot developed by Hong Kong-based company Hanson Robotics.[1] Sophia was first turned on February 14, 2016,[2] and made her first public appearance at South by Southwest Festival (SXSW) in mid-March 2016 in…

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Jackie Venson Live in Texas

If you haven’t heard, Jackie Venson is our local super star here in Austin Texas and her star is rising!!! Check out her latest live album, Jackie Venson Live at Austin City Limits, right here: https://bit.ly/JVLiveatACL Jackie Venson is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist from Austin, Texas. She graduated from Berklee College of Music in 2011. Venson has released two studio albums, The Light In Me (2014) and Joy (2019). Venson was born in Austin, Texas. She grew up the youngest of nine siblings. Her father, Andrew Venson, worked for 40 years as a prominent professional musician before retiring.[1] Venson’s mother encouraged her…

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Marine Corps veteran launches Cheramie Wine in TX!

Marine Corps veteran launches 100% Texas-grown wine brand called Cheramie Wine The pandemic has been ‘a blessing and a curse’ as Cheramie Law and partner Todd Aho launched their business. A Taste of Texas: Why Texas Wine? While everything is bigger in Texas, Texas wine is it’s little known secret. What began as a trip to a winery in the Texas Hill Country became a passion for sharing the amazing wines that Texas has to offer. It’s our mission to share Texas wine with the world, and that’s exactly how…

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Cyberpunk Documentary PART 1 & 2

Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? (1968) by Philip K. DickThe Girl Who Was Plugged In (1973) by James Tiptree Jr[citation needed]True Names (1981) by Vernor Vinge[3]Ware Tetralogy (1982–2000) by Rudy Rucker[4]Neuromancer (1984) by William GibsonDr. Adder (1984) by K. W. Jeter[5]The Sprawl trilogy (1984–1988) by William Gibson – popularized the concept of cyberspace, exemplifies the genre.[5][6][7]Schismatrix (1985) by Bruce Sterling[8][9]Eclipse Trilogy (also known as A Song Called Youth Trilogy) (1985–90) by John Shirley – includes Eclipse (1985), Eclipse Penumbra (1988), and Eclipse Corona(1990)[4][8]Hardwired (1986) by Walter Jon Williams[9]Mindplayers (1987) by Pat Cadigan[8]The Glass Hammer (1987) by K. W. JeterVoice of the Whirlwind (1987) by Walter Jon Williams[10]When Gravity Fails (1987) by George Alec Effinger – part of the Effinger’s Marîd Audran series[11]Islands in the Net (1988) by Bruce Sterling[8]A Fire…

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Alita Battle Angel Full-Size Bust by QUEEN STUDIOS

Alita Battle Angel Full-Size Bust SO FREAKING COOL!!!! Deposit: $900.00SKU: QS01Availability: Pre-Order. Shipping ETA Q4 2020 Full Price: $2750 (including deposit) Are you interested in the Special Version with removable heart? It is exclusively available through Queen Studio’s website right here.Specifications Alita Battle Angel life-size bust by Queen Studios Licensed by 20th Century Fox Silicone skin, artificial hair and custom glass eyes Polystone body and base with custom made sword Bust Size: 74cm (W), 59.6 (D) x 69.5cm (H) Damascas Blade: 14cm (W) x 98cm (L) Estimated delivery date quarter 4 2020 Limited Edition…

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[writer] John le Carré passed away today

David John Moore Cornwell[1] (19 October 1931 – 12 December 2020[2][3]), better known by his pen name John le Carré (/ləˈkæreɪ/),[4] was a British author of espionage novels. During the 1950s and 1960s, he worked for both the Security Service (MI5) and the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6). His third novel, The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1963), became an international best-seller and remains one of his best-known works. See an Intimations Interview Intimations | John le Carre The false and lonely world of the writer. CHANNEL | BBC 2 FIRST BROADCAST | 08 February 1966 SYNOPSIS In this extended interview,…

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AFX Station // Novation

Novation AFX Station: The modern classic monosynth, remixed by Aphex Twin Designed in collaboration with electronic music legend Richard D James aka Aphex Twin, AFX Station is a limited edition of Bass Station II. A sound designer’s dream, AFX Station has the same powerful feature set as Bass Station II, with the addition of AFX Mode pre-installed, which revolutionises the way the monosynth can be played and programmed. FOLLOW APHEX TWIN: Facebook: facebook.com/aphextwinafxTwitter: twitter.com/AphexTwinSpotify: spoti.fi/34xoFmQ Perfect for sequencing and arpeggiation, every key on the instrument can become a new patch, making it a powerful analogue…

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WE CALL IT TECHNO! A documentary about Germany’s early Techno scene and culture

At Berlin’s Love Parade in 1991, different local scenes congregate for the first time. The trend turns into a movement. A German Summer of Love, which changes whole lives overnight and kick-starts careers. The basic principle of Techno stands for experimenting, crossing borders and DIY. Fans become DJs or party promoters. Labels are founded and record stores open up. The scene grows. An independent microcosm is created. Networks are formed away from established structures. For a moment everything seems possible… WE CALL IT TECHNO! tells the story of a tempestuous…

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Meet BMW Electric Wingsuit – the future of individual flying is now

The long-term experience and the BMW i brand’s pooled development competence have now been utilised in a completely innovative way. The result is an extremely powerful, compact and light drive and energy storage package for a unique flying experience with the Electrified Wingsuit by BMW i. The fly unit of the Electrified Wingsuit by BMW i comprises two encased carbon propellers, so-called impellers, each delivering a power output of 7.5 kW, a speed of around 25,000 rpm and a total output of 15 kW, which is available for approximately 5 minutes. The…

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OVERLANDING

Overlanding is a relatively new phenomenon in the United States (Not counting the American spread out west in wagons). In essence, overlanding is a fusion of camping and off-roading, combining elements of each to form a distinct automotive/outdoor hobby. While it may be new to Americans, overlanding has been popular on other continents for over a century. Overlanding is self-reliant overland travel to remote destinations where the journey is the principal goal. Typically, but not exclusively, it is accomplished with mechanized off-road capable transport (from bicycles to trucks) where the principal form of lodging is camping, often lasting…

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ICON A5 Sport Plane [Review]

With its amphibious capabilities, the ICON A5 can take you on incredible journeys and transform the way you see the world. Lake Isabel in Washington, just outside of the Seattle area, is one of the most unique destinations for seaplane pilots and is seemingly contoured to awaken the soul. The lake is about 40 miles from Renton Airport, situated at the Western ridge of the Cascade Mountains. Tucked between a row of mountains rising several thousand feet above the lake’s surface and situated miles from the nearest road, Lake Isabel…

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[Nick Cave] Idiot Prayer – Live Alone at Alexandra Palace

A sombre, intimate and mesmerising live recording of Nick Cave’s intimate solo piano show, recorded at Alexandra Palace’s West Hall during lockdown and featuring 21 career-spanning tracks. Subscribe to the Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds YouTube channel here: https://ncandtbs.lnk.to/YouTube Listen to Lovely Creatures: The Best of Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds here: https://ncandtbs.lnk.to/LovelyCreatur… Find Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds on… Official website: https://www.nickcave.com/ Facebook: https://ncandtbs.lnk.to/Facebook Twitter https://ncandtbs.lnk.to/Twitter Instagram https://ncandtbs.lnk.to/Instagram Spotify https://ncandtbs.lnk.to/Spotify Apple Music https://ncandtbs.lnk.to/AppleMusic

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Vanlife Diaries: Finding Freedom on the Open Road

Vanlife Diaries: Finding Freedom on the Open Road Hardcover – Illustrated, April 9, 2019 by Kathleen Morton  (Author), Jonny Dustow (Author), & Jared Melrose (Author) About the Author KATHLEEN MORTON is a freelance journalist and the U.S. representative of the Australia-based Vanlife Diaries, an online channel that posts interviews and photos of vanlifers around the world, serves as a community hub, and hosts vanlife gatherings around the world. Before joining Vanlife Diaries she blogged about vanlife and collected interviews on her website Tiny House, Tiny Footprint. She is the author of the illustrated, self-published book Tiny House Tiny…

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“In America” art Installation visualization / Covid19 pandemic

Join Us Community members are invited to plant flags – and personalize them with names of lost loved ones – from Friday, Oct 23rd to Monday, November 30th during “open” hours: Monday-Friday: 11am – Sunset Saturday & Sunday: 9am – Sunset “In America” Installation to remain “Open” until November 30th Visitors check-in at the reception tent on the DC Armory Parade Ground located across from RFK Parking Lot #3. Please note parking is available in RFK Parking Lot #3. Donate Now World Central Kitchen A message from Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg “My goal for In America How…

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