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Travel globe pictures - FIVE RINGS. Untitled. George Pruteanu. Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity. 14 July 2011Last updated at 09:53 Having received his driving licence, Niko Alm now wants to get pastafarianism officially recognised An Austrian atheist has won the right to be shown on his driving-licence photo wearing a pasta strainer as "religious headgear".

Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity

Niko Alm first applied for the licence three years ago after reading that headgear was allowed in official pictures only for confessional reasons. Mr Alm said the sieve was a requirement of his religion, pastafarianism. Later a police spokesman explained that the licence was issued because Mr Alm's face was fully visible in the photo. "The photo was not approved on religious grounds. He was speaking on Wednesday, after Austrian media had first reported Mr Alm's reason for wearing the pasta strainer. After receiving his application the Austrian authorities had required him to obtain a doctor's certificate that he was "psychologically fit" to drive. Andrei Niculescu. Fotografii – Bogdan Grigore – Explore my world. Supersonic Pilot and Writer Doru Davidovici. Wave At The Bus. Design reboot: The Refrigerator Box. In Oliver Sacks' The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat, there is a chapter called "The Disembodied Woman" (excerpted here).In it we read of Christina, a woman who has lost all sense of proprioception.

design reboot: The Refrigerator Box

She learns to puppeteer her own body; if she is not looking at a limb, she has no internal sense of what it was doing. A nightmare scenario for anyone, but one that sounds oddly familiar to gamers.Proprioception is what we aim to replicate, albeit distantly, when we talk about "body awareness" in games--to look down and see your body is the most basic feedback for a body we cannot sense.I want to use this as a way to look more generally at the sense of immersion, of being embodied in the avatar, and how FPS games are limited in this respect. Before we talk about any design changes or solutions, we need to understand the problems. We'll never be able to capture full proprioception (nor would we likely want to), but that same sense of "being there" is critical to immersion. Arta lui Valery Barykin. Valery Barykin etse un ilustrator rus care combina in lucrarile sale stilul posterelor comuniste cu desenele pin-up.

Arta lui Valery Barykin

Ilustratiile sunt pline de umor si un erotism subtil. Din cauza ca nu exista un site care sa reuneasca toate lucrarile artistului, iar pe bloguri, informatiile despre autor sunt foarte sumare, am decis sa inchei textul acesui post cu cateva bancuri in tema (a se citi cu accent rusesc): In Soviet Russia, TV watches YOU!! In Soviet Russia, n00b pwns j00!! Olivia Steer. X-Wing Fighter from office supplies by spookylean. Photo Journalism - Andreea Retinschi Photography - an online Portfolio. Henrique oliveira. Installations by henrique oliveira.

henrique oliveira

Greuceanu's Saxxy entries. Paleofuture - Paleofuture Blog. Cities of the Dead: 7 Sinister Ossuaries. (Image: Thomas van Ardenne , cc-nc-nd-2.0 ) While overgrown cemeteries are mysterious places, with abandoned chapels and tumbling gravestones providing a perfect habitat for plants and animals, ossuaries present a far more forboding environment. All over the world, chapels and churches hide a dark subterranean secret beneath their stone floors, from family vaults to bone-lined cities of the dead .

But despite their chilling existence, ossuaries provided an economical solution to the problem of overcrowding. In many cases bodies were buried briefly before relocating to an ossuary, where they could be stacked with other remains in a sort of grisly storage system that allowed countless human skeletons to be interred in a single tomb. Ossuaries were used by the Zoroastrians in Persia 3,000 years ago, and have been adopted by the Roman Catholic, Eastern Orthodox and Jewish faiths, in often decorative displays that bring a whole new meaning to the term “bone structure”. Keep Browsing Partners. Blog Archive » Filmul coreean al anului 2010. De Mihai Fulger Dintre filmele distribuite in cinematografele coreene anul trecut, cel mai mare succes l-a avut Ajussi / The Man from Nowhere, intalnit uneori si ca This Man.

Blog Archive » Filmul coreean al anului 2010

A Creative Universe. MSC Cruises: MSC Fantasia Virtual Tour. Bors Rusesc. Otaku Festival 2011. DURATA 2:30h A cincea editie a Otaku Festival va propune inca o premiera. Asociatia Cogito din Resita va realiza, prin Clubul de Machete, un atelier de machete mix (Gundam/avioane). Cei interesati pot opta intre 3 modele diferite de Gundam, dar si cateva modele de avioane. Otaku Festival 2011. Castigatorii Concursului COPIC Ne pare bine sa vedem ca de la an la an calitatea desenelor artistilor romani creste si speram ca acest lucru sa continue an de an.

Otaku Festival 2011

The Enchanted Doll by Marina Bychkova. - Portfolio. Chinezii reinventează distracţia. Ei bine, chinezii construiesc în zona Wujin din provincia estică Jiangsu – zonă situată pe locul al optulea în to­pul 100 al celor mai frumoase re­giuni din China provincială – unul dintre cele mai impresionante şi mai futu­riste parcuri de distracţie din lume.

Chinezii reinventează distracţia

Este vorba de Joyland World, care, potrivit mesajelor de pe forumurile de turism şi de gaming de pe internet, va detrona toate parcurile de dis­trac­ţie existente la ora actuală în cine ştie ce colţ al Planetei. Peter van Stralen Fotografie. YellowSubmarine. “How Will You Create The Universe” Salata orientala. Salata orientala -

Indicii urbane — CreativeMonkeyz.