Black Scale

14 Dec 18
Financial Post

SASKATOON, Saskatchewan — Nutrien Ltd. (Nutrien) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved, subject to regulatory approval, an increase to the share repurchase program through its previously announced normal course issuer bid (NCIB) expiring on February 22, 2019, raising the maximum number of shares that may be acquired under the NCIB to 50,363,686 […]

14 Dec 18
Lisa Ramsey Art

The Making of a Black and White Rose

14 Dec 18
clunie's focal point

I shot this photo in the pass of Killicrankie, Perthshire, on 11 November and, as usual shot it in RAW. I thought it might be interesting to walk you through the editing I did to get to the final image and I’ll try to explain my reasoning as we go. Here’s the original shot as […]

14 Dec 18
The Last Night on Earth

Could it be that man’s innate aggression towards each other is an ancient instinctual memory remnant regarding the wild beasts that once posed a threat when were at our most infantile, when man fights another man, we perceive and we tell ourselves that our opponent is less than human but more akin to a wild […]

14 Dec 18
MODCONSPIRACY

Prophecy is one of those things we humans find to be truly intriguing. It is interesting that a publication depicts the four horsemen on the cover of The World in 2019. Are the “powers that be” implying the orchestration and full manifestation of events which correspond to the four horsemen to commence just months from […]

14 Dec 18
Playin with the Players

One of those moments that I have come to cherish in this big valley we now call home…

14 Dec 18
Girl Scout History Project

I have long been fascinated by former GSUSA staff member Oleda Schrottky. But when I recently found this vintage photograph, I was in love. From 1921 to 1964, Schrottky was the Girl Scout “play lady.” She reluctantly took this position and over time crafted a one-of-a-kind job description uniquely tailored to her talents and convictions. […]

14 Dec 18
The Last Night on Earth

Stranded The footsteps reached back almost a kilometer to the EVAC pod, behind him was a lone set of traveling footprints that seemed as though it might have been made by a snake, miles were behind him and miles were in front of him, it was an expanse like no other, he had seen better […]

14 Dec 18
Weapons and Warfare

DIRECTIVE NO 41: 5th APRIL 1942 There can be no doubt that Hitler himself conceived the plan for the German summer offensive. In addition to designating the principal objectives, he plotted most of the details and even went so far as to dictate the text. His self-confidence as military leader had greatly risen since he […]

14 Dec 18
Research Worcestershire

Celia Paul, My Mother, 1991, Soft Ground Etching Volunteer researcher, Deborah Keaveney, has been exploring the fine art collection at Worcester City Museum and Art Gallery. Her most recent project researching has involved finding out more about an etching in the collection by Celia Paul. Celia Paul is an important contemporary British portrait artist, who […]

14 Dec 18
The Cuthulu Express

    Neither of them were from the stereotyped legendary places of friendly public execution, like Italy or Colombia. Not even halfway close. Nor any other place on that slab of sunken continent long since nuked to kingdom come. But they were friends for a time. And, for a time, friendship was enough. Never organised, […]

14 Dec 18

New research, December 3-9, 2018 https://ift.tt/2BkggV7 A selection of new climate related research articles is shown below. Temperature, precipitation, wind Hot days and tropical nights in Nigeria: trends and associated large-scale features Recent decadal variability of daily observed temperatures in Hindukush, Karakoram and Himalaya region in northern Pakistan Anomalous holiday precipitation over southern China (open access) […]

14 Dec 18
Professional Moron

It’s that time of year when we celebrate the Professional Moron Christmas party! Yes! We throw off the shackles of working life to get down and funky in our dilapidated office. With alcohol and class A narcotics flowing freely, you can guarantee there won’t be any flirting, fun, and festivities afoot. Indeed. Ground Rules First, […]

14 Dec 18
TRADCATKNIGHT/ORDER OF THE EAGLE

New activity/unrest was reported for 2 volcanoes between December 5 and 11, 2018. During the same period, ongoing activity was reported for 14 volcanoes. 

14 Dec 18
BIG COMIC PAGE

Publisher: DC Comics Writer: Robert Venditti Pencils: Bryan Hitch Inks: Bryan Hitch & Andrew Currie Colours: Jeremiah Skipper Lettering: Starkings & Comicraft Release Date: 12th December 2018