Hypnotizing Monochromatic Animated GIFs, Carl Burton
NYC-based artist Carl Burton atmospheric animated GIFs exist in a category of their own. Working primarily with Cinema 4D, Photoshop, and After Effects, Burton spends days at a time perfecting these enigmatic animations that blur the lines between surreal and science fiction.
Later in June, people in the U.S. mid-Atlantic region will likely be treated to a unique early-morning sight: colorful artificial clouds, thanks to NASA.
The blue-green and red clouds will be produced by the launch of a Terrier Improved Malemute sounding rocket carrying 10 canisters,
which will be deployed approximately five minutes after the launch.
These canisters will release the colorful vapor trail, which allow
NASA’s scientists to track how particles move in space and learn more about upper atmospheric winds.
Though vapor tracers
have been used by scientists in the past, the multi-canister ampoule
ejection system onboard this mission will allow scientists to cover a
much larger area than previous tests, the NASA website notes. Read more (6/5/17)
Trump’s decision to pull out of the Paris climate agreement is more than another bullet point in his anti-environment, anti-regulation policy agenda, it’s also a huge potential blow to thousands of American citizens, especially people of color, who often unfairly bear the brunt of climate change’s effects. Read more (5/31/17)