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Cosmonauts Love It

Listen and learn all about Vyachaslav Mescherin’s Soviet E-Z listening, the first music transmitted from orbit–by Sputnik.  Cosmonauts love electro-musical instruments. Scroll down to the bottom of the Third Coast Festival’s 2004 archive.

Inside Science Monster

Science Monster might not be pretty, but with monsters, it’s what’s on the inside that counts.  Two things are inside Science Monster that I really, really like:  old pulps periodicals and comics and old audio like science fiction radio serials and the Peanuts, aka, the foot tall fairies from […]

Try Autonibble

“You awaken in a large complex, slightly disoriented. Glowing dots hover mouth level near you in every direction. Off in the distance you hear the faint howling of what you can only imagine must be some sort of ghost or several ghosts.” It’s the Pac-Man text adventure!

Cartoon Osteology

Peer deep inside the anatomy of cartoon characters, right to the bone, with Dia de los Muertos Looney Toons at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Michael Paulus’ osteological Hello Kitty and Peanuts drawings and Hyungkoo Lee’s rascally, Animatus sculpture. (via Boing Boing)