Alicia Escott

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Slide Show: Water, Water, Everywhere

Edward Burtynsky’s work shows how our growing needs have transformed the earth’s landscape. In his project “Water,” he photographed where water comes from and how it is distributed, used, and wasted. _<p>All photographs by Edward Burtynsky, courtesy Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto/Howard Greenberg …

Earth may 'remember' more of its infancy than previously thought

Ancient gases trapped deep within the Earth's mantle may reveal clues about our planet's earliest days, according to a new study.<p>For the past decade scientists believed our planet's memory was reset 4.5 billion years ago when an object the size of Mars slammed into the Earth, releasing enough …

Yellowstone National Park Reuses Old Toyota Camry Hybrid Batteries To Power Buildings

Toyota has donated 208 used Camry Hybrid batteries to Yellowstone National Park to power a cluster of five buildings in the wilderness.<p>Though a couple of hundred batteries is not a lot when compared to the millions in circulation, the altruistic gesture has bigger implications: It shows what can be …

Sandra Ono: low tide at Conduit Gallery

<i>Today from our friends at</i> Glasstire<i>, we bring you a review of Sandra Ono’s solo exhibition at Conduit Gallery in Dallas, Texas. Author Alejo</i> …

This app lets you narc on wasted energy

There’s no reason for offices to be lit up all night if no one’s around. If seeing a bright skyline pisses you off as much as it inspires awe, …

Occupation: Artist

According to the founder and executive director of Freelancers Union, Sara Horowitz, “independent workers” make up about one-third of the total …

On Laboring for Love

<i>Today from our partners at</i> Art Practical<i>, we bring you another installment from their excellent issue on valuing labor in the arts. In this essay,</i> …