Traveler | 27. Februar 2013
It has been a really long time since I last posted a Zeppelin image. This is the passenger Zeppelin LZ 11 Viktoria Louise, her maiden flight was 14th of February 1912. She is named after the youngest daugher of Kaiser Wilhelm II.
Traveler | 25. Februar 2013
Footage of a restored Me-262 Schwalbe taking off on a 30-minutes flight to a nearby airbase. Pure bliss!
Traveler | 23. Februar 2013
It may be hard to believe, but yesterday marked the first time I attended a proper pure-strain Steampunk concert. Until then I had to be content with listening to downloads and hear the tales others told me. Luckily, I was able to make up for the long wait by attending the best concert I have […]
Traveler | 21. Februar 2013
The more I dig into the Atompunk side of things, the more wonderful tech-gems pop up. I had no idea what a treasure trove of the weird and wonderful hides in the Atompunk timeframe. During the height of the space race, both the Soviet Union and the United States used massive amounts of resources to […]
Traveler | 19. Februar 2013
Three cheers for an awesome game and the permeation of steampunk into popular culture and consciousness! The Kingdom of Loathing, simply the best low-tech, crappy graphics satirical game in the history of forever has come up with a Steampunked monster class: The Steampunk Giant, a new encounter and inhabitant of The Castle in the Clouds […]
Traveler | 18. Februar 2013
Today’s cigarette-break sized science podcast is all about research into evolution, specifically the evolution of birds and placental mammals. All squishy science! Subscribe on iTunes Further reading: Transitional Fossil Denial and Feathered Dinosaurs Dinosaurs with stubby feathers Placental Mammal ancestors after the K-Pg extinction event BBC article on mammalian ancestors Multituberculate Mammals
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Traveler | 18. Februar 2013
For all you Cthulhu Cultists out there: Here is another hymn for your gatherings!
Traveler | 17. Februar 2013
I am so glad I finally got to see this movie. A little background information why I am so glad: I reside in Germany and Airlords of Airia is a German project. I have been in contact with the people behind the movie since the beginning and got an invitation to the premiere, but could […]
Traveler | 15. Februar 2013
Victor Sierra, in my humble opinion continental Europe’s supreme Steampunk band is working on another album, and they need our help. After all, maintaining an airship like the Hydrogen Queen is expensive. In their own words: What We Need: We’re planning to release a new album in May 2013, but we need: Equipment… Cogs…Hydrogen…Steam…Fabric…Lead (to […]
Traveler | 14. Februar 2013
Another character joins the ranks of Steampunk India – Alima Qaniss, accomplished scientist turned pilot-for-hire: According to Steampunk India, a story centred on this character is coming up, I am looking forward to reading it. In case you wonder who the stunning lady is (I know you do), her name is Ravina Rapture and […]