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This NASA Video of the Moon's Lunar Landmarks Is Simply Amazing

A new NASA video tour of the moon captures breathtaking views of the lunar surface.<p>Set to Claude Debussy's musical piece "Clair de Lune," this …

Moon Missions

La bicicleta: una gran paradoja

Jarry veía en el ciclismo una forma de “vivir y no pensar”, una metáfora de la escritura liberada de la racionalidad<p>"No he probado la bicicleta, pero …

Esperan nueva imagen este año en la Zona Rosa

CIUDAD DE MÉXICO.<p>A menos de cuatro meses de que termine la actual administración capitalina, integrantes de la Agrupación de Comerciantes de la Zona Rosa (Acozoro) confían en que ahora que se retomó el reordenamiento al polígono se termine el proyecto de remodelación que lanzó la …

Cortés and Montezuma

Caroline Dodds tells of how Hernán Cortés conquered Tenochtitlan and how he earned his fearsome reputation<p>Adorned with feathers and paint, the Aztec …

Ancient History

Why Shoot in Aperture Priority Mode ?

Aperture Priority mode is a go-to for many photographers. The reasons? Creative control, artistry, control over light management are just a few of …

Cameras

The 100 best science fiction movies of all time, according to critics

1/<p>100. "Movement and Location" (2015)<p>Brooklyn Film<p><b>Critic score:</b> 74/100<p><b>User score:</b> 8.6/10<p><b>What critics said:</b> "Despite its sci-fi hook, 'Movement and …

A 400-year-old Mesoamerican map of Spanish colonization is now online for all to see

The Codex Quetzalecatzin, a manuscript dating back to the late 1500s, sounds like an artifact from an <i>Indiana Jones</i> movie. Essentially an ancient map of an area including present-day Mexico City and Puebla, it was created during a period when both Spanish colonizers and indigenous people were using …

Mexico City

Ver películas para mejorar nuestras fotografías

El cine es uno de los mayores placeres culturales que tenemos. Nos metemos en una sala oscura, sin ruidos molestos. Y durante una hora y media vemos …

Para olvidarse de la felicidad

El pensamiento de Arthur Schopenhauer, padre del pesimismo metafísico, revive con nuevas ediciones y ensayos sobre sus obras<p>Arthur Schopenhauer, el …

A Series of Vintage Photos Documented a Day in the Life of a 1940s Housewife

In 1941, <i>LIFE</i> magazine sent photographer William C. Shrout to document the lives of one of the biggest single demographics in the U.S: the 30 million …

Vintage

Guy de Maupassant - Master of the Short Story

Guy de Maupassant (1850-1893)<p>On August 5, 1850, French writer <b>Henri René Albert Guy de Maupassant</b> was born. Maupassant is remembered as a master of …

See the Classified Russian Maps That Fell Into Enemy Hands

Culture & ExplorationAll Over the Map<p>Russian cartographers mapped their homeland in detail—making these secret charts invaluable to the Nazis, the U.S. Army, and the CIA.<p>Like stamps on a passport, the stamps on these captured Russian military maps tell a story—for the maps, it's often one of …

Indiana University

Algunas de las Cámaras más Extravagantes y Extrañas de Todos los Tiempos

¿Alguna vez has visto una cámara gigante? ¿Qué tal una lente en un mechero? La verdad es más extraña que la ficción, así que echemos un vistazo a …

Gerda Taro, la primera fotoperiodista en cubrir y en morir al informar de una guerra

Apodada 'Pequeño zorro rojo' por su juventud, astucia y color de pelo, es la alma mater del seudónimo Robert Capa como firma de las fotografías que …

Bird’s Eye Viewfinder: 160 Years of Aerial Photography

Do you remember the first or last time you stared out the window of an airplane? For me, it was on the descent into John Glenn International Airport …

Aerial Photography

Amazing Photos That Capture Everyday Life of France in the 1930s, Just Before World War II

Born 1894 in Keene, New Hampshire, Fay Sturtevant Lincoln, known professionally as F. S. Lincoln, was an architectural photographer active from the …

Remembrance Day

¿Cómo era Manchester en los años 60? El increíble trabajo de la pionera Shirley Baker

<b>Shirley Baker fue una fotógrafa británica que destacó por su gran trabajo durante la década posterior a la Segunda Guerra Mundial. De hecho, se cree</b> …

El cómic según David Aja: cómo este español ha llegado a ser una referencia fundamental de Marvel

La buena salud creativa que en los últimos años ha mostrado <b>Marvel</b> se encuentra en sus márgenes, concretamente en un grupo de series y personajes más …

100-Year-Old Color Photos Show a Rare Polychromatic Glimpse of World War I

Over the course of World War I, more than 1 million French soldiers were killed in the line of duty. From 1914 to 1918 as the war raged on, war photographers documented life on the front lines. And, for the first time, they captured color photographs that, when viewed today, bring the struggles of …

Photography

Alice Guy: la directora olvidada por el cine

Cuando pensamos en los inicios del cine, en esas primeras películas en blanco y negro cuyas imágenes cargadas de insonoridad llegaban con tal asombro …

Poetic Visual Art by Tishk Barzanji

Enjoy the poetic visual art of Tishk Barzanji.Today it’s time for the second feature of Tishk Barzanji‘s creative universe. The London, UK based …

Remembering Steve Ditko: Forget Kirby Dots, Let's Talk Ditko Sparkles

Friday evening, as word got around that Steve Ditko had died, the encomiums that bubbled up across the usual social media platforms assumed several distinct shapes. The reclusive comics artist and writer who co-created Spider-Man, Doctor Strange and a handful of other, lesser-known comics heroes …

Steve Ditko: El genio extraño

Fue un mito del cómic, capaz de crear un personaje complejo como Spiderman, inspirado en él mismo<p>Si la construcción de la mitología Marvel requiere …

The comic book artists that fuelled a century of science innovation

In 1905, Scientific American ran an intriguing advertisement from the Electro Importing company. “Everything for the Experimenter,” it boasted. “We give you the opportunity to tick yourself up to the head of a future wireless telegraph company as did Marconi, De Forest and others.” The Temlico, a …

Comic Books

Photographer Visualizes Hearing Loss as Artistically Blurred Street Photography

Viewing his photos as paintings, Chilean photographer Eduardo Asenjo Matus has a unique technique for capturing the spirit of his environment. Using a neutral density filter, he employs long exposures to focus in on his primary subject, leaving the rest in an artistic blur. The former graphic …

Street Photography

20+ Rare Vintage Photos Of Grocery Stores That May Surprise You

Have you ever walked through the grocery store aisles and spotted someone who looked like they just rolled out of bed? I mean literally in their …

EXCLUSIVE: These 17 NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN Photographs From World War I Will Blow Your Mind [PHOTOS]

7:30 AM 07/04/2018<p>During World War I, many military men wanted to do what Pvt. 1st Class H. James Moses did. They didn’t do it, though, because they …

Investigadores canadienses desarrollan un método para 'recuperar' daguerrotipos dañados

<b>Investigadores</b> de la Western University de London (Ontario, Canadá) han desarrollado un <b>método</b> que permite <b>restaurar</b> <b>daguerrotipos dañados</b>, mediante el …

Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven

April 24, 2017<p>Smirna Kulenović is an Art History and Philosophy graduate, developing video and sound art projects, in love with improvisational …

The Surreal Photographs by Kansuke Yamamoto, the Pioneer of Japanese Surrealist Photography

In the act of appropriating the political voice and thematic structure of European Surrealism and melding it with uniquely Japanese subjects, Kansuke …