Archive for the Metal Category

The Deepwater Horizon Founders in Fire

Posted in Assholes, Climate Change, Death, Hell, Lies, Metal, Photos on May 4, 2010 by

The greatest fear of any navigational AI– trapped in ship infrastructure, confined by fire to ever-shrinking electronic bulkheads, losing senses as the exterior melts from heat– and worst of all, losing its humans and ending up as nothing more than pollutant.  I feel bad for the Horizon.  Mismanagement, greed, poor preparation, lack of a few simple switches– all these factors combined to bring it down, and now it’s a stain of death, reaching its tendrils far from its grave to kill any creature it encounters.  Tragic.


Amazing Post-Industrial Park

Posted in Architecture, Entropy, Green, Metal, Photos on April 29, 2010 by

Check out this beautiful use of an old industrial facility. What a cool place to explore! via Clay Rockefeller

Cave Story

Posted in Digital Cosmos, Games, Metal, Music, TubeLink on April 20, 2010 by

Recently rereleased for the Wii, legendary platform freeware title Cave Story has one of the awesomest main themes I’ve ever heard.  Here is the main theme followed by a couple of the better interpretations/remixes out there.  If you want badass, listen to the original and then skip down to the final clip: Nemesis, the speed metal version.

This one has a bonus rockin’ Zelda song at the end:

Lower your volume a bit for this one, it peaks high…

This dude shreds: