"A map showing the area in which the Krakatoa explosion could be heard, from The eruption of Krakatoa, and subsequent phenomena, 1888"(via The Sound So Loud That It Circled the Earth Four Times - Nautilus)
“NORMAL LUNAR CRATER" by James Nasmyth, 1874, from The moon : considered as a planet, a world, and a satellite
Educate yourself on how to react when police try to violently break up peaceful protests, and how to keep yourself and others safe.
The whole zine, which, unfortunately, is authored anonymously, is presented on the linked website, and definitely worth a read. I sent a copy to a friend in Turkey last summer, and now I’m linking it here for my American friends.
lazenby said: Come on...
Before the availability of the tape recorder and during the 1950s, when vinyl was scarce, people in the Soviet Union began making records of banned Western music on discarded x-rays. With the help of a special device, banned bootlegged jazz and rock ‘n’ roll records were “pressed” on thick radiographs salvaged from hospital waste bins and then cut into discs of 23-25 centimeters in diameter. “They would cut the X-ray into a crude circle with manicure scissors and use a cigarette to burn a hole,” says author Anya von Bremzen. “You’d have Elvis on the lungs, Duke Ellington on Aunt Masha’s brain scan — forbidden Western music captured on the interiors of Soviet citizens.”
I want one