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Gadgets: Sunshine wallsticker

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Great wallsticker from snoebi. Size varies up to 2 meter.

Available from German Online Shop a-better-tomorrow for about EUR 30.

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Space: Animated Aurora from Orbit

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Astronaut Don Pettit created an astounding video using a sequence of still images he shot of the aurora borealis from the International Space Station.

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Painting climate change in Bangladesh

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UK newspaper The Guardian has a gallery of eight paintings created by the Bangladesh government and NGOs to teach people in rural Bangladesh about climate change and how to adapt to it.

Like in other areas or countries around the world populated mainly by people who can’t read or write, screenplays, songs and dramas are used to communicate the change…

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Travel: Historic tours of NZ Northland and Angkor Wat in 1930/40s

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Two film documents of travel 70-80 years ago from the Travel Film Archive (link below) that has many other history film documents from places around the world.

The first one is a tour of the ancient Cambodian temples of Angkor Wat and Bayon in the 1930s. If you recently had a chance to visit these wonders of the world, you will realize from watching the film how much this place has deteriorated within about 80 years.

The second film (in color) shows you around the New Zealand Northland popular with many tourists touring from Auckland. Many places there are now…

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Cartoon: Presidential Cheat Codes

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Great idea from LukeSurl.com.

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Animation: A Gentleman’s Duel

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A must see animation from Californian animation studio Blur.

Outstanding work.

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