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Un mondo di coincidenze per le strade di New York

Per oltre un decennio, il fotografo <b>Jonathan Higbee</b> ha camminato per le strade di <b>New York</b> con una macchina fotografica sempre in mano, scoprendo</b> …

Che fare, dunque? | Lev Tolstoj

<b>Traduzione di Flavia Sigona</b><p>Dopo essere stato a lungo a contatto con i contadini poverissimi e oppressi della campagna russa, sulla soglia dei …

An Animated Introduction to Ludwig Wittgenstein & His Philosophical Insights on the Problems of Human Communication

In the recorded history of philosophy, there may be no sharper a mind than Ludwig Wittgenstein. A bête noire, enfant terrible, and all other such …

Philosophy

How Japan Came To Love Jazz

If you've witnessed a headlining performance from pianists Toshiko Akiyoshi or Hiromi, visited a "jazu kissa" cafe where records are spun and coffee poured, or read nearly any work by author Haruki Murakami, then you probably have a sense that Japan has taken well to jazz music.<p>Incidentally, the …

This New Documentary Explores Burning Man's History

City of Dust: The Evolution of Burning Man<p>If you simply can't wait until March 2018 to get your <b>Burning Man</b> museum exhibition fix, <b>The Nevada Museum of</b> …

Art

Open today, the latest rotation of work from @metdrawingsandprints includes​ woodcuts from “The Apocalypse” by Albrecht Dürer (1471–1528); a selection of etchings by contemporaries Rembrandt (1606–1669) and Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione (1609–1664); a diverse selection of drawings and prints from the 19th century through the present around the theme of spiders and spider webs; drawings by Léon Bakst (1866–1924) for the Ballets Russes; and more. Léon Bakst (Russian, 1866–1924). Costume Study for Vaslav Nijinsky in the Role of Iksender in the Ballet "La Péri" (The Flower of Immortality), first performed in Paris, 1912 (detail), Dated 1922 #TheMet #LeonBakst #AlbrechtDürer #ballet #Drawings

Remembering the Murder You Didn’t Commit

DNA evidence exonerated six convicted killers. So why do some of them recall the crime so clearly?<p>When Ada JoAnn Taylor is tense, she thinks she can feel the fabric of a throw pillow in the pads of her fingers. Taylor has suffered from tactile flashbacks for three decades. She imagines herself in a …

The Long, Lonely Road of Chelsea Manning

On a gray morning this spring, Chelsea Manning climbed into the back seat of a black S.U.V. and directed her security guard to drive her to the nearest Starbucks. A storm was settling over Manhattan, and Manning was prepared for the weather, in chunky black Doc Martens with an umbrella and a …

As Theresa May faces pressure to resign, who could potentially replace her?

LONDON — The Conservative Party is notorious for forcing some of its former leaders into humiliating exits. One of those former leaders could soon be Prime Minister Theresa May. If the Conservatives push May aside, she is unlikely to be remembered as a role model by the party, as she will have been …

Le più belle biblioteche del mondo negli scatti di Thibaud Poirier

“La lettura è solitudine”, disse <b>Italo Calvino</b> ispirando probabilmente questo fotografo francese, <b>Thibaud Poirier,</b> che ha girato in lungo e in largo …

50 Quotes from Ancient Philosophers to Inspire You Past Every Business Hurdle

People like Confucius and Socrates were amazing leaders whose advice is still applicable to today's innovators.<p>Everyone, regardless of where they happen to be in their career, occasionally needs a good dose of inspiration and encouragement. But nothing says you have to take your inspiration and …

Motivation

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Venezia – Dirk Braeckman (Belgio) alla Biennale Arte 2017

Mostra di Dirk Braeckman al Padiglione Belgio<p>Luogo: <b>Venezia</b> >> <b>Giardini della Biennale</b> >> <b>Padiglione Belgio</b><br>Titolo mostra: <b>Dirk Braeckman</b><br>Artista: <b>Dirk</b> …

Why our grasp of reality is fragile

<i>Eliezer J. Sternberg, M.D., is a neurologist at Yale-New Haven Hospital and the author of “NeuroLogic: The Brain’s Hidden Rationale Behind Our Irrational Behavior.”</i><p>‘Guys please help me — is this dress white and gold, or blue and black? Me and my friends can’t agree.” On Feb. 25, 2015, a photo …

8 places around the world you can see Banksy's artwork in person

Banksy, a British street artist, caused a stir Sunday when he offered free prints of his work to British citizens who voted against a conservative …

Streetwear

How to Expose Your Kid to Art Without Freaking Them Out

<i>The following is an excerpt from</i> Man vs. Child <i>by Doug Moe, published by Abrams c 2017.</i><p>I live in New York City, home to some of the greatest art …

Museums

Leadership in Public Science: Meet Madhusudan Katti

<i>This is one in a series of five Q&As with the members of NC State’s Leadership in Public Science faculty cluster. Read more about the …

L’ambiente? Lo racconta Altan

“La salute del pianeta dipende da noi”.<p>“Da noi? Oddìo!”.<p>E in quell’ “Oddìo” c’è tutto il senso della fase storica che il mondo sta attraversando. …

Arab states in row with Qatar laud Trump's supportive stance

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Arab states that have laid virtual siege on Qatar praised U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday for …

Fake News Has Terrifying Power Over the Real World

This week reminded us how hoaxes can have horrible consequences.<p><i>Welcome back to Can't Handle the Truth, our Saturday column looking at the past seven days of fake news and hoaxes that have spread thanks to the internet.</i><p><i>The New York Times</i> made a neat infographic this week about a lie winding its way …

Fake News

Bernie Sanders is rallying supporters for ‘pivotal moment’

CHICAGO — One year after his Democratic presidential bid came to an end, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) will rally progressive activists Saturday night at the labor-sponsored People’s Summit, encouraging them to build a popular alternative to Republican policies.<p>“People have got to understand that …

How a Russian Journalist Exposed the Anti-Gay Crackdown in Chechnya

This spring, news of a campaign of repression against gay men in Chechnya, a republic in Russia’s North Caucasus, began to appear in the United States and Europe. Dozens of men suspected of being gay were reportedly being held in secret prisons; many had been tortured, and several had died. Fifty …

Hundreds descend on Parliament to protest Theresa May's DUP deal

Several hundred protesters gathered in central London to voice their anger at Theresa May's attempt to form a government through an alliance with the …

Theresa May's top advisors quit after election failure

World<p>EU digital trade policy proposal opens a loophole for data protectionism | View<p>"The bigger problem comes if the EC’s flawed approach becomes the basis for new global rules and norms around digital trade"Nigel Cory Information Technology and Innovation Foundation<p>World<p>Why the fight for legal …

digitaltrade

America’s Hidden H.I.V. Epidemic

Early on a balmy morning last October, Cedric Sturdevant began his rounds along the bumpy streets and back roads of Jackson, Miss. Sturdevant, 52, has racked up nearly 300,000 miles driving in loops and widening circles around Jackson in his improvised role of visiting nurse, motivational coach and …

Public Health

Prozac Nation Is Now the United States of Xanax

This past winter, Sarah Fader, a 37-year-old social media consultant in Brooklyn who has generalized anxiety disorder, texted a friend in Oregon about an impending visit, and when a quick response failed to materialize, she posted on Twitter to her 16,000-plus followers. “I don’t hear from my …

Sanders e Corbyn, vecchietti terribili all'attacco della Terza Via e di altri orrori - micromega-online - micromega

<i>di Pierfranco Pellizzetti</i><br>È con grande soddisfazione che un vecchio liberale critico e di sinistra – quale il sottoscritto – assiste all’asfaltatura …