Todays strip is from 2006. – Five years later, the 17th annual United Nations conference on Climate Change took place in Durban, South Africa. 17 conferences, and still the numbers of the released greenhouse gas emissions are climbing. One gets the feeling as if the human race is nobody else than Wile E. Coyote on […]
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The year is coming slowly to an end and the usual questions come up: What was good in 2011? If you switch over to Act-I-vate you can read what some of my fellow artists really enjoyed last year. Oh, yeah, including myself. Of course.
Last week I posted a dozen POLE strips, incl. some you haven’t seen here, over at ACT-I-VATE. I also left some background information in the comments. I hope you enjoy it.
I was the last weekend at the Baltimore Comic Con and had a great time. I met Shannon Wheelerfor the first time … Shannon is excactly the nice, helpful and funny guy you would expect from his work. I also went to the the panel “Spotlight on Shannon Wheeler”. I must say that the attendance on that panel was rather […]
This week I will treat you with another Sunday strip. Also, there will be a little change here at penguinsforfree.com. I discovered that I have more fans back in my native country Germany than I thought. Therefore I will write from time to time some German sentences – other than my English, they should be […]
This weeks strip has a kind of strange story coming with it. I drew this little Adelie with the sign “The End” for the last page of my Graphic Novel “The End is Here”. Of course, given the story of the novel, I had those people in my mind who pop up from time to […]
Last week, I was walking through the neighborhood and came over a box full of free books. I found the book “The Poles” by Willy Ley, a Time Life book printed in 1962, years before I was born. In chapter 8 “The Great Antarctic Laboratory”, on pages 170 and 171, I discovered the following: “(…) The scientists are also […]