Sebastian Pokutta's Blog

Mathematics and related topics

OT: Two videos – Dubai’s palm islands and GM’s new image

leave a comment »

From the wired article “Time-Lapse Videos of Massive Change on Earth“:

Urbanization of Dubai
Nothing says environmental exploitation like building your own palm tree-shaped archipelago. Dubai, of the United Arab Emirates, has dredged sand from the sea floor to build hundreds of artificial islands along its coast, hoping to attract wealthy tourists. Many projects have been put on hold since the global credit crunch hit the region.

And just 2 days after filing for chapter 11, the GM reinvention commercial:

Written by Sebastian

June 4, 2009 at 9:49 pm

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: