Another proof of Steampunk’s popularity around the world. I have mentioned Japan before, and yesterday, I found a brilliant Japanese Steampunk band:
And here is a video, taken from their site:
Also, Strange Artifact will also be present at the
Steampunk Cherry blossom viewing party in Tokyo! 東京でスチームパンク風な花見パーティー！
For more information about this event, please visit the Facebook page.
Actually, I think they are the hosts of this event. My Japanese is, alas, not advanced eough to confirm this. I am actually working on learning Japanese, I am just a bit stuck at the moment.
And in completely unrelated news (except for the fact that it happened in Japan):
Researchers at the University of Tokyo’s Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (IPMU) and Nagoya University used large-scale computer simulations and recent observational data of gravitational lensing to reveal how dark matter is distributed around galaxies.
Check out this article, if you are into astrophyiscs.