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October 2012

Non-Euclidean Æthercast 8: Steampunk, Taliban, Cthulhu

http://media.blubrry.com/non_euclidean_aethercast/p/s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/aethercast/aethercast/NonEuclidean8.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (16.5MB) | Embed   In today’s episode I talk about a wonderful documentary on Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Edr0uvCT8hk (all about EuroSteamCon) The fundraiser I started on IndieGoGo (which led to a bit of trouble. Chulhu’s influence around the world and Space: 1889 & Beyond in general. …

Even more Music – The White Ravens

More and more Steampunk-related music is coming in through the ætherbox, and it is becoming ever clearer: The music of the scene is defined by visuals, the artists’ outfits and the themes of the songs. The musical styles vary widely. Meet The White Ravens, an indie pop geek band from …

And now for something beautiful that came from science

After my last two not so serious posts about paranormal activity around here, it is time for some hard and beautiful science. Yes, hard science can in deed be beautiful, especially if the grandeur of the cosmos is involved. So, without further ado, I present to you: The known universe …

More Paranormal Activity

It appears I have stumbled upon a veritable hotspot of paranormal activity. After yesterday’s encounter with the zombies, I now made this snap-shot of a UFO. As you can see, it is about to take off. My guess is, it is returning to Ceta Reticuli. I would not be surprized …

The Hounds of Tindalos -Amazing Art!

May I point your attention to the art of Mr. James Wolf. I found him while browsing one of the Cthulhu Mythos related websites I more or less frequently visit. This work of his is titled “The Hounds of Tindalos” (you may have guessed it…) To see more of his …

Review: Space 1889 & Beyond – Conspiracy of Silence

Conspiracy of Silence, the first book in the second season of Space: 1889 & Beyond is thus far the one I found most challenging to read. The novel it starts so badly for our beloved pair of adventurers, Nathanial and Annabelle. They make it back to earth only to find …

Steampunk out of South Africa – quite erotic, actually

This came in through the ætherbox today and I am quite delighted. A Steampunk-themed video with a lot happening in it. Despite all the things you can see in it, the overall feel is chilled and there is more than just a pinch of erotica in there. See for yourself: