Link tags: disaster



Star Wars: Endor Holocaust

Realistically, what happens when you detonate a large metallic satellite (about the the size of the second Death Star) in orbit around an inhabited world (like, say, the forest moon of Endor).

It isn’t pretty.

Bangkok Underwater - Alan Taylor - In Focus - The Atlantic

Paolo Bacigalupi’s The Windup Girl seems even more prescient now.

Frank Chimero’s Blog - The Storm and The Line

A beautiful dose of perspective from Frank.


I think it was Lenny Bruce who said that comedy is tragedy plus time.