Man Ray (American, 1890-1976), Les derniers hommes sur terre [The last men on earth], 1938. Pen and India ink on paper, 11 x 14¼ in. (27.9 x 36.2 cm.)
Thousands of the birds have arrived to roost in the village near Gretna, Scotland, with the sheer weight of numbers causing disruption. Power supplies in the village have been affected by the number of birds perching on electricity cables. Starlings are among the most common of garden birds, and can be spotted in the Borders in “murmurations” throughout the Autumn period.
Visualizations of American cities with invisible cellphone signals
If you’ve ever wondered what wireless coverage looked like, artist Nickolay Lamm has imagined the world if we could theoretically visualize the invisible electromagnetic radiation from cellphone signals.
Robyn Denny (British, b. 1930), Looking and Thinking, 1982-83. Acrylic on canvas, 96 x 78 in.