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Every few weeks, we ask Martin Amis of Photobookstore to compile #OutNow, a selection of recently published, recommended photobooks. Sign up to our …List-Worthy
Ames trapezoid from Gateways to the Mind, 1958.
A student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has raised concerns about the school's Literature of 9/11 seminar course, claiming the required readings for the class are "sympathetic towards terrorism."
Alec Dent, a freshman journalism major at UNC, hasn't taken the class or read any …Literature
Because it shows what is, or rather was, photography doesn’t lend itself easily to talk about could be or might have been. All the discussions about …Non-fiction
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog,We were told we needed to bail out Wall Street in order to save Main Street. Well the results …Cost of Living
Our human brains are subject to some really egregious errors in judgment when it comes to observing the world around us and these optical illusions …Illusion
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The sea is rising and our remaining hills are few and far between. This is not a discussion of climate change despite its …Privacy
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Tinariwen perform on March 19, 2012 in Barcelona, Spain. This …Activism
By Julian Assange, Newsweek
In an introduction to a new book, The WikiLeaks Files: The World According to U.S. Empire (Verso, 2015), Wikileaks …
TOKYO (AP) — Mothers holding their children's hands stood in the sprinkling rain, some carrying anti-war placards, while students chanted slogans to the beat of a drum against Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defense policies.
Japan is seeing new faces join the ranks of protesters typically made up …Protest
An appeals court in Washington dealt a setback Friday to an activist’s lawsuit against the government over the legality of the National Security Agency’s call records program, ruling that the plaintiff has not proved his standing to sue.
A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the …National Security Agency (NSA)
The National Security Agency is advising US agencies and businesses to prepare for a time in the not-too-distant future when the cryptography …Encryption
Carolee Schneemann, “‘Interior Scroll” (1975) (Photo by Anthony McCall)
Forty years ago on August 29, 1975, the thirty-six-year-old artist Carolee …
Word Illusions often require finding a new perspective to look at the image. Stepping back a bit might help not only when looking at these pictures …Illusion
When it comes to truly beautiful art, the eyes have it — over and over again.
Canadian artist Alex Garant's art series, Queen of Double Eyes, takes the viewer on a visual experience with brain-bending optical illusions.
At first glance, the brain may want to see Garant's portraits as realistically …Art
By James Dean on January 2, 2010, with 35 Comments
As promised in my previous 2009 Recap in Numbers post, I have gathered some of my best posts and …Top 10
The negative photo illusion is a fun and fascinating way to learn more about the brain and perceptual system. Check out the illusion and learn more …Illusion
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