Bookmarks for July 24, 2015

Morepork slow-mo

Keeper cam! Morepork (rūrū) are silent hunters – their soft wing feathers make no sound as they swoop down on their prey. Zookeeper Debs captured an amazing slow-mo video showing one of our rūrū in action!

Posted by Auckland Zoo on Wednesday, 22 July 2015

 

Bookmarks for May 22, 2015

Some of the more interesting things I’ve read – or bookmarked to read – over the last little while.

Haka video of 3-year-old Levi goes viral | Māori Television
Levi Tairi, a 3-year-old boy of Māori and Samoan descent, is set for stardom after a video of him performing the haka for his great grandmothers 81st…

Twitter loses quarter of market value after poor results ‘leaked’ – Telegraph
Twitter loses quarter of market value after poor results ‘leaked’ – Telegraph http://evlvgn.ws/1zc9UU1

Google aims to transform European newsrooms – PC World New Zealand
Google will give €150 million (US$163 million) to European publishers and digital journalism startups in the next three years as part of a wider package that aims to support the news sector.

Fairfax Media NZ appoints Jeremy Rees | Scoop News
Jeremy Rees has been appointed to the newly-established National Community Titles editor role at Fairfax Media New Zealand.

Rural residents: council wants to hear how bad your broadband is | Te Waha Nui
Auckland Council wants to hear from rural residents about “what’s really happening” with their broadband connections.

Woollen pants from World War II bring warmth to Christchurch homeless 50 years later | Te Waha Nui
The Red Cross sent the warm trousers to a WWII prisoner of war in 1945 but they only got as far as Geneva

Leaving the New York Times — Medium
I’m not a fan of burying the lede, so let me just get straight to the point. I am leaving the New York Times to go work …

Finnish military fires depth charges at suspected submarine| Reuters
Finnish military fires depth charges at suspected submarine | Reuters @juhasaarinen http://evlvgn.ws/1P3vhJ7

The People Who Risk Jail to Maintain the Tor Network | Motherboard
Some of the volunteers who keep the Tor network running are raided for their services. “Richard” was one of them.

Newsonomics: The Wall Street Journal is playing a game of digital catchup » Nieman Journalism Lab
Its newly launched redesign isn’t just about aesthetics — it’s a chance to look inside the business and strategic thinking at America’s business daily.

Inverse topography—conduits, energy and stasis « fog on water
Stream order diagrams are simultaneously beautiful and illuminating. Subtle line width variations form aesthetically pleasing dendritic patterns that suggest how water moves across a diverse landsc…

Hacker Implants NFC Chip In His Hand To Bypass Security Scans And Exploit Android Phones
Hackers who want real stealth might want to hack their own body first. An ex-military security specialist tells FORBES an NFC chip in his hand would be a useful tool in any digital criminal’s arsenal,…

Child malaria vaccine: Final trials bring hope – BBC News
Final clinical trials of a malaria vaccine – the first to reach this stage – suggest it could protect one third of children against malaria, according to data published in The Lancet.

We are not edging up to a mass extinction – Stewart Brand – Aeon
The idea that we are edging up to a mass extinction is not just wrong – it’s a recipe for panic and paralysis.

Bookmarks for April 19, 2015

Some of the more interesting things I’ve read – or bookmarked to read – over the past few days.

Data.govt.nz gets a makeover 

Well now, the new-look data.govt.nz is looking pretty this morning.

Students recreate Gallipoli in Minecraft for Anzac Day | Te Waha Nui

Auckland students are bridging the generation gap for this year’s Anzac Centenary by recreating Gallipoli in popular video game Minecraft.

Shifting surveys: OMG’s Scott Keddie on what the new radio survey might look like :: StopPress

Shifting surveys: OMG’s Scott Keddie on what New Zealand’s new radio survey might look like | StopPress http://evlvgn.ws/1H3LEok

Police in Iceland are having Way more Fun than You on Instagram | Messy Nessy Chic

I didn’t even know police forces having instagram accounts was a thing, but apparently it is. The NYPD even has time for one. But no one gets it quite lik

The Winnipeg Free Press is launching a paywall that lets readers pay by the article » Nieman Journalism Lab

The Winnipeg Free Press is launching a paywall that lets readers pay by the article | Nieman Lab #AUTjournos http://evlvgn.ws/1H3Hdd6

Reclaiming our harbour: The People v The Port – Business – NZ Herald News

A useful backgrounder for anyone follow the Auckland port extensions | NZ Herald #AUTJournos http://evlvgn.ws/1c7cmRn

[toread] Rebranding the Business of Farming — re:form — Medium

by IDEO.org A common narrative about smallholder farmers in the developing world is that they’re desperately poor, have limited access to quality seeds and…

Video: John Oliver meets Edward Snowden and isn’t afraid to ask the tough questions – Quartz

“Well, the good news is there’s no program named ‘the dick pic program.’ The bad news is they are still collecting everybody’s information, including your dick pics.”

Can’t Kick a Bad Habit? You’re Probably Doing It Wrong — Psychology of Stuff — Medium

When “I don’t” is more powerful than “I can’t” in incrementally breaking bad habits: Can’t Kick a Bad Habit? | Medium http://evlvgn.ws/1a03cor

Bookmarks for March 11, 2015

Some of the more interesting things I’ve read – or bookmarked to read – over the past few days.

Economic Survey of Manufacturing: December 2014 quarter

Volume of manufacturing sales rose 0.9% in December 2014 quarter, mainly on fuel, meat & dairy, machinery | Stats NZ http://evlvgn.ws/1KITHuC

Notifications & Alerts — Ford’s Sensorium — Medium

Paul Ford slashes and burns a great heap of notifications and alerts, and is still just warming up — Medium http://evlvgn.ws/1wSwnV9 @ftrain

Follow the money: crunching the numbers from TVNZ, Sky, NZME, MediaWorks, Snakk and Spark :: StopPress

Follow the money: crunching the financials from TVNZ, Sky, NZME, MediaWorks, Snakk and Spark | Idealog http://evlvgn.ws/1BXcmxa

Where Does BuzzFeed Source Its Content From?

Interesting. Twenty-five sources made up 62% of BuzzFeed’s content last year, according to priceonomics.com http://evlvgn.ws/1EHrAqu

Property market: Mortgagee sales tumble as New Zealand’s economy grows – Business – NZ Herald News

“797 mortgagee sales or foreclosures last year, down from 1216 the previous year… a quarter of the number in 2009.” http://evlvgn.ws/1NynPb2

BBC News – Striking gold with a hoard of lost property

The Zurich shopkeeper who ‘recycles’ the lost and found items from Switzerland’s railways, airports & buses. | BBC http://evlvgn.ws/1F140FI

This is the best explanation of gerrymandering you will ever see – The Washington Post

A simple explanation of gerrymandering (US) | Washington Post #politics #elections http://evlvgn.ws/1aVWiRI

Ratings surprise for ‘disappointed’ Radio NZ – Business – NZ Herald News

Ratings surprise for ‘disappointed’ Radio NZ – down 70,000 live radio listeners in November survey | NZ Herald News http://evlvgn.ws/182heF1

New Zealand right to spy on Pacific Island neighbours | Stuff.co.nz

We may be spying on the Pacific, but are we listening? We still get surprised by ill events, writes Michael Fields http://evlvgn.ws/1Bm6CuO

The Week that Was in New Zealand: 02-06 March 2015 | Evolving Newsroom

The Week that Was in New Zealand: 02-06 March 2015 | Evolving Newsroom http://evlvgn.ws/1wh75j1

No parking space too small for swivelling 1920s car

No parking space too small for swivelling 1927 car | Evolving Newsroom http://evlvgn.ws/1wfqLni

Magnificent Faucet Swirls Water into Elegant Patterns – My Modern Met

The faucet weaves small jets of water into intricate, cross-hatched designs that look like they belong on delicate crystal glassware.

Ferguson police routinely violate blacks’ rights, federal review finds – The Washington Post

Ferguson police routinely violate blacks’ rights, federal review finds | Washington Post http://evlvgn.ws/1zXlY6k

I’d forgotten how much you have to learn to be a journalist

I’d forgotten how much you have to learn to be a journalist | Evolving Newsroom http://evlvgn.ws/17PFABO

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Bookmarks for March 5, 2015

Some of the more interesting (or odd) things I’ve read – or bookmarked to read – over the past few days.

Community and rural papers hold strong in latest newspaper readership and circ figures :: StopPress

Community and rural papers hold in latest newspaper readership and circ figures, nationals slip | StopPress http://evlvgn.ws/1GBpJTq

I’m leaving Gigaom — Medium

I’m leaving Gigaom — Tom Krazit – Medium http://evlvgn.ws/1DnDwcW

The Week that Was in New Zealand: 23-27 February 2015

The Week that Was in New Zealand: 23-27 February 2015 | Evolving Newsroom http://evlvgn.ws/1Dk7uhX

Iranian woman wins rights award for hijab campaign | World news | The Guardian

Masih Alinejad, creator of Stealthy Freedom FB page where Iranian women post images without hijab, wins rights award. http://evlvgn.ws/1AjcUaM

Graffiti Legend Banksy Goes Undercover In Gaza To Expose Destruction | Egyptian Streets

Graffiti Legend Banksy Goes Undercover In Gaza To Expose Destruction | Egyptian Streets http://evlvgn.ws/1ACxcRr

Impressive automated bicycle parking in Japan

Impressive automated bicycle parking in Japan | Evolving Newsroom http://evlvgn.ws/17Esasf

Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon | The Dowse Art Museum

Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon at The Dowse Art Museum. Saturday March 7 10am-5pm. http://evlvgn.ws/1MZFLem

NodeConf ONE-SHOT Christchurch, New Zealand – NZ’s NodeJS Conference

NodeConf ONE-SHOT Christchurch, New Zealand – NZ’s NodeJS Conference. Saturday 28 March 2015. http://evlvgn.ws/1AC0gIJ

New ways to write and read on Medium — The Story — Medium

New ways to write and read on Medium — The Story — Medium http://evlvgn.ws/1LSQ4zl

How to create GIFs of live events in seconds

How to create GIFs of live events in seconds | TNW blog http://evlvgn.ws/1JVWmAz

Siberian hamsters or Asian gerbils | Stats Chat

Siberian hamsters or Asian gerbils. @thomaslumley looks at how media covered recent black plague research | StatsChat http://evlvgn.ws/17E7uk5

Apply For Antarctic Science Scholarships | Antarctica New Zealand

Applications are open for ‪#‎AntarcticaNZ‬ postgraduate scholarships for the 2015/16 season. Deadline Thu 12 March. http://evlvgn.ws/1AfFM3H

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Bookmarks for February 27, 2015

Some of the more interesting (or odd) things I’ve read – or bookmarked to read – over the past few days.

A page we can call home… — Circa — Medium

A page we can call home… — Circa — Medium http://evlvgn.ws/1BjzCVO

A discussion of the Māori economy – its scope, opportunities and challenges | Productivity Commission of New Zealand

A discussion of the Māori economy; scope, opportunities & challenges–Productivity Commission Wed 11 Mar 10.30am-12. http://evlvgn.ws/1AdIlmV

Looking Up Symptoms Online? These Companies Are Tracking You | Motherboard

Far out… Looking Up Symptoms Online? These Companies Are Tracking You http://evlvgn.ws/182UIeW

[Weekly Review] | February 25, 2015, by Matthew Sherrill | Harper’s Magazine

Egypt launches airstrike in Libya; stampede kills 17 in Haiti; 15 NY towns threaten to secede | Harper’s Weekly wrap http://evlvgn.ws/1wlKbSn

[toread] The disappeared: Chicago police detain Americans at abuse-laden ‘black site’ | US news | The Guardian

The Chicago police department operates an off-the-books interrogation compound, rendering Americans unable to be found by family or attorneys while locked…

Google Now Offers Free DDoS Protection

Google Now Offers Free DDoS Protection… to help human rights and elections-related websites in vulnerable regions http://evlvgn.ws/1MVZGdY

Edelman trust barometer shows search engines are now more trusted than traditional media :: StopPress

Edelman trust barometer shows search engines more trusted than traditional media (some points in here need unpicking) http://evlvgn.ws/17BA85u

Ceres’ Mystery Bright Dots May Have Volcanic Origin : Discovery News

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft’s images of Ceres’ Mystery Bright Dots suggest they May Have Volcanic Origin: DNews http://evlvgn.ws/1JRwQfW

Photos: Inside Indonesia’s Ijen Volcano – The Atlantic

Photos: Two Days Inside An Active Indonesian Volcano photographing men who mine sulphur by hand | The Atlantic http://evlvgn.ws/1vD5MdG

How do owls fly so silently? – Natural World: Super Powered Owls Preview – BBC Two – YouTube

Programme website: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b054fn09 A cutting edge experiment reveals how owls can sneak up on their prey.

The Rise and Fall of RedBook, the Site That Sex Workers Couldn’t Live Without | WIRED

The Rise and Fall of RedBook, the Site That Sex Workers Couldn’t Live Without | WIRED http://evlvgn.ws/182ygT9

Big data, public good and what RoZetta’s Ian Oppermann did next

Big data, public good and what Australia’s Ian Oppermann did next The Age http://evlvgn.ws/1Ev5Uhq

Etsy CEO: How Net Neutrality Shaped My Life — Backchannel — Medium

Etsy CEO: How Net Neutrality Shaped My Life [and how I represented our users in Net Neutrality discussions] | Medium http://evlvgn.ws/1DX4VGh

Internet slang meets American Sign Language — Hopes&Fears — flow “Internet”

Internet slang meets American Sign Language— trying out signs for ‘selfie’ ‘photo bomb’ ’emoji’ | Hopes & Fears http://evlvgn.ws/1JRkVP6

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Bookmarks for February 17, 2015

Some of the more interesting (or odd) things I’ve read – or bookmarked to read – over the past few days.

Kuegi Toilolo | Facebook

MEAN! Watch this group take a contemporary approach to telling a story about the Maori goddess Puhi Huia and how she made her husband Ponga wait 8 years before giving herself to him. A lesson about standards and virtue that not only Polynesian women can appreciate but people in general. Flirty, fresh, fun & very entertaining!

The Week That Was in New Zealand: 9-13 Feb, 2015 | Evolving Newsroom

The Week That Was in New Zealand: 9-13 Feb, 2015 | Evolving Newsroom http://evlvgn.ws/1vOhMcO

5 facts about online video, for YouTube’s 10th birthday | Pew Research Center

5 facts about online video, for YouTube’s 10th birthday | Pew Research Center http://evlvgn.ws/1EhSEKn

Swedish Riksbank Cuts Key Rate to Negative – Bloomberg Business

Riksbank Cuts Key Rate to Negative (to target deflation) | Bloomberg Business http://evlvgn.ws/1J42mXv

Not just about the clicks: comparing Stuff and the Herald’s engagement stats :: StopPress

Not just about the clicks: comparing Stuff and the Herald’s engagement stats (for Facebook) :: StopPress http://evlvgn.ws/16ZyHx5

Esoteric or easy peasy: how readable are Kiwi sites? :: StopPress

Esoteric or easy peasy: how readable are Kiwi sites? :: StopPress http://evlvgn.ws/19cXaAC

Just Another Shitty Day — TED Fellows — Medium

Super interesting read about studying fecal material and toilet systems … Just Another Shitty Day | Medium http://evlvgn.ws/1FDXnHy

Bees thrive in urban areas as well as farmland, study finds | News | Farmers Guardian

Bees thrive in urban areas as well as farmland, UK study finds | Farmers Guardian http://evlvgn.ws/1E5cuJ1

Why Fax Won’t Die | Fast Company | Business + Innovation

Why Fax Won’t Die | Fast Company http://evlvgn.ws/19cVmYl

DSCOVR space weather satellite launched by SpaceX successfully | Ars Technica

DSCOVR space weather satellite launched by SpaceX successfully | Ars Technica http://evlvgn.ws/1zyNAgC

Maths, locks & sewing machines: beauty of educational GIFs

Maths, locks & sewing machines: the beauty of educational GIFs | Evolving Newsroom http://evlvgn.ws/1CCn3U7

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Bookmarks for February 15, 2015

Some of the more interesting (or odd) things I’ve read – or bookmarked to read – over the past few days.

Angry Squeaking Frog – Super Cute Animals: Preview – BBC One – YouTube

Angry Squeaking Frog is a cutie. | Super Cute Animals: Preview | BBC One -YouTube http://evlvgn.ws/1zx4gF4

Let’s bring UX design to the news experience | Evolving Newsroom

Let’s bring UX design to the news experience | Evolving Newsroom http://evlvgn.ws/1ykGuvV

Meteor Caught On Dash Cam | Tauranga New Zealand – YouTube

On my way to the gym when bam this comes out of no where. I actually thought it was Lightning. Pretty cool to have seen it happen little ol’ New Zealand..

NBC suspends Brian Williams as its lead anchor for six months – The Washington Post

NBC suspends Brian Williams as its lead anchor for six months without pay} The Washington Post http://evlvgn.ws/1Dgkbxr

Jon Stewart leaving the Daily Show | nytimes.com

Comedy Central confirmed in a statement that Mr. Stewart, the longtime host of the satirical news show, was giving up his post, but said he would remain at the helm until later this year.

Parliament’s first day back: the speeches | Evolving Newsroom

Parliament’s first day back: the speeches | Evolving Newsroom http://evlvgn.ws/1zICOJj

EPA refuses marine consent application by Chatham Rock Phosphate Ltd

Environmental Protection Authority *refuses* marine consent for Chatham Rock Phosphate to mine on Chatham Rise} EPA http://evlvgn.ws/1DfX1Y0

Smartphone Ownership Hits Historic High Among U.S. Millennial Moms, Surpassing Laptop/PC Ownership for the First Time

The best way for marketers to reach mothers is “through mobile”, says IAB study in US, Brazil, Canada, China and UK. http://evlvgn.ws/1zIpzZk

First Question Time Of 2015 — Parliament Today

Question Time at 2pm: expect Sabin, Sky City & potential deployment of troops to Middle East. | ParliamentToday http://evlvgn.ws/1IO75fU

Juha Saarinen: IT security vet on privacy – Business – NZ Herald News

Juha Saarinen on security vet Mikko Hyppönen’s discussion in Auckland about privacy. | NZ Herald http://evlvgn.ws/1MaCYi6

Like making public data useful? Open Data Day is for you!

Like making public data useful? Open Data Day is for you! | Evolving Newsroom http://evlvgn.ws/1zIjZG9

Millions of Facebook users have no idea they’re using the internet – Quartz

Millions of Facebook users have no idea they’re using the internet | Quartz http://evlvgn.ws/1M8qWFL

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Bookmarks for February 13, 2015

Some of the more interesting (or odd) things I’ve read – or bookmarked to read – over the past few days.

The man who brought us the lithium-ion battery at the age of 57 has an idea for a new one at 92 – Quartz

The man who brought us the lithium-ion battery at the age of 57 has an idea for a new one at 92 | Quartz http://evlvgn.ws/1uypo2iw

Senator: Your futuristic car is putting your privacy and security at risk – The Washington Post

“Senator: Your futuristic car is putting your privacy and security at risk” | The Washington Post http://evlvgn.ws/1COleWWw

Poi E: The song that never goes out of style – The Wireless

A top-ten hit in each of the last three decades, Patea Maori Club’s 1984 smash ‘Poi E’ is being turned into a movie.w

Your Samsung SmartTV Is Spying on You, Basically – The Daily Beast

Your Samsung SmartTV Is Spying on You, Basically (ie whatever you say to/near it is captured) | The Daily Beast http://evlvgn.ws/1Ae1FW2w

Hurricane Sandy turned a New York subway station into a petri dish of Antarctic bacteria – Quartz

Hurricane Sandy turned a New York subway station into a petri dish of Antarctic bacteria | Quartz http://evlvgn.ws/1COmUQ9w

Meet the people who have volunteered to die on Mars – Boing Boing

Meet the people who have volunteered to die on Mars | Boing Boing http://evlvgn.ws/1M8omj9w

Marshalls “in to win” nuclear disarmament case | Radio New Zealand News

“Marshalls “in to win” nuclear disarmament case” – Islands to lodge appeal in case against US | Radio NZ News http://evlvgn.ws/1IIAmZow

Sharing Māori Business Insights – Join the kaupapa! | Federation of Māori Authorities

“Sharing Māori Business Insights – Join the kaupapa!” Survey closes on Tue Feb 17 | Federation of Māori Authorities http://evlvgn.ws/16JVtsBw

Ngati Porou live-streamed the funeral of Apirana Mahuika

“Great work from the uri of @Ngati_Porou – providing a live feed of the tangi at Rahui Marae for Apirana Mahuika” ngatiporou.com

Post-Cabinet Press Conference, 9 February 2015 | Scoop News

Top marks to Scoop for publishing video of the Prime Minister’s Post-Cabinet Press Conference (9 Feb 15) | Scoop News http://evlvgn.ws/193b9clw

WWF New Zealand – Saving Maui’s dolphins gets mobile boost

Efforts to save Maui’s dolphins from extinction have received a high-tech boost with the launch of a new smart phone app.w

beehive.govt.nz – Latest News From the Beehive

New hospital patient IT system for South Island [with Orion Health] | Jonathan Coleman | http://evlvgn.ws/1DxZ1LW http://evlvgn.ws/1DxZ1LXw

Iwi plan million-hectare forest planting | NZ Herald News

Iwi plan million-hectare forest planting – draft proposal to Govt | NZ Herald News http://evlvgn.ws/1CMJYyOw

beehive.govt.nz – Minister welcomes National Lamb Day

“A National Lamb Day is a great way to acknowledge our history and promote red meat” |Nathan Guy | Beehive http://evlvgn.ws/16HLSmew

John Oliver Comedy Quotes | Esquire

“Why Comedy Will Always Come Before Journalism for John Oliver” | Ryan Bort | Esquire http://evlvgn.ws/1AbEUC1w

UPDATE! Researchers aboard RV Tangaroa… – Antarctica New Zealand | Facebook

UPDATE! Researchers aboard RV Tangaroa have encountered humpback whales at the Balleny Islands deep in the Southern Ocean and are on the track of the world’s largest mammal, the blue whale. Check out these photos of the humpbacks c/o #NIWA. Keep up the great work team.w

Frank Lloyd Wright Buildings Nominated for Unesco World Heritage Status | Smithsonian

Frank Lloyd Wright Buildings Nominated for Unesco World Heritage Status | Smithsonian http://evlvgn.ws/1CMsRNqw

15 Shocking Truths Behind What Cat Behaviors Really Mean | WeKnowMemes

 


 

Bookmarks for February 10, 2015

Some of the more interesting (or odd) things I’ve read – or bookmarked to read – over the past few days.

The World’s Email Encryption Software Relies on One Guy, Who is Going Broke – ProPublica

The World’s Email Encryption Software [inc GPG Tools] Relies on One Guy, Who is Going Broke | ProPublica http://evlvgn.ws/1zyUKpF

Fairfax inks partnership with Huffington Post in Australia | Sydney Morning Herald

Fairfax Media strikes multi-year partnership with The Huffington Post to launch an Australian edition of huffpo.

Remaining Al-Jazeera journalists to face retrial | NZ Herald News

Remaining Al-Jazeera journalists to face retrial |NZ Herald News http://evlvgn.ws/1yYnEvE

Ngati Porou leader Apirana Mahuika dies | NZ Herald News

Ngati Porou leader Apirana Mahuika dies | NZ Herald News http://evlvgn.ws/1DaIMDP

Beautiful images of Turnbull Library books on Tumblr

Beautiful images of Turnbull Library books on Tumblr | Evolving Newsroom http://evlvgn.ws/1DaBDDM

MBIE supports NZ-Korea research collaboration | Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment

MBIE supports NZ-Korea research collaboration – projects include bone repair, 4D home entertainment, Antarctica|MBIE http://evlvgn.ws/1xSaG17

Nearly one million post-quake tweets examined | Scoop News

Nearly one million post-quake tweets being examined by University of Canterbury postgrad researcher | Scoop http://evlvgn.ws/1EQOCfO

New envoys to present their credentials | The Governor-General of New Zealand Te Kawana Tianara o Aotearoa

New Envoys for Kuwait, US, Venezuela & UAE are presenting their credentials to the Governor-General this morning. http://evlvgn.ws/1KxMqtW

Parliament Returns to Radio New Zealand National | Radio New Zealand

Radio NZ to broadcast ‘Today in Parliament’ – in the 6pm-7pm slot of Checkpoint. Starts tomorrow (Feb 10) http://evlvgn.ws/1KDRxXJ

What’s happening in New Zealand’s Parliament this week: Feb 10-12, 2015 | Evolving Newsroom

What’s happening in New Zealand’s Parliament this week: Feb 10-12, 2015 | Evolving Newsroom http://evlvgn.ws/1zydtBP

‘Miss Subways’: A Trip Back In Time To New York’s Melting Pot : The Picture Show : NPR

‘Miss Subways’: A Trip Back In Time To New York’s Melting Pot (America’s first integrated beauty pageant) | NPR http://evlvgn.ws/1A2TihB

Time-lapse video of New Zealand from space | Stuff.co.nz

The land of the long white cloud has been captured in a beautiful time-lapse video taken from space.

SpaceX will attempt a potentially historic rocket launch and landing this weekend | Business Insider

SpaceX will attempt a potentially historic rocket launch and landing this weekend (sunday Feb 8)| Business Insider http://evlvgn.ws/1EOOehR

This is so good: “We are dead stars, looking back at the sky”

This is so good: “We are dead stars, looking back at the sky” | Evolving Newsroom http://evlvgn.ws/1LZYPIV

Week that was in NZ government news: Feb 1-6, 2016

The week that was in NZ government news: Feb 1-6, 2016 | Evolving Newsroom http://evlvgn.ws/1ztUDMf

Forget Treadmill Desks: This Device Lets You Surf In Place At Your Standing Desk | Co.Exist | ideas + impact

I want one.| Forget Treadmill Desks: This Device Lets You Surf In Place At Your Standing Desk | Co.Exist http://evlvgn.ws/1xCzj1Q

Cloud Bursting Offered to Ensure Sunny Wedding Days | Oliver’s Travels

Travel company offers cloud seeding to ensure “sunny” wedding days: costs >100,000 UK pounds | Oliver’s Travels http://evlvgn.ws/1zpFStR

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