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Open-access scientific publishing

GOVERNMENTS are leaning on science journals to provide academic papers, which are often funded by tax money, for free. Science journals are listening …

Gigaom | Financial Times joins Flipboard, says it’s a better deal than Apple

Advertisement<p>The <i>Financial Times</i> is now making its content available through Flipboard, the popular reading platform that lets users draw on their …

Bookshelf Porn

Literature versus Traffic by Spanish art collective Luzinterruptus.<p>An installation of 10,000 LED-lit books, to Federation Square in Melbourne, …

Bookshelf Porn

Porn for book lovers. Bookshelf Porn celebrates our love of books, libraries, bookstores and bookcases by showcasing the best bookshelf photos from …

Bookshelf Porn

Porn for book lovers. Bookshelf Porn celebrates our love of books, libraries, bookstores and bookcases by showcasing the best bookshelf photos from …

Bookshelf Porn

Porn for book lovers. Bookshelf Porn celebrates our love of books, libraries, bookstores and bookcases by showcasing the best bookshelf photos from …

Microsoft blues

IT IS always fun to watch the mighty fall. It is even better when they try to break their fall with corporate waffle. This week Microsoft said it was …

Modern Tribute to Artist Frida Kahlo's Powerful Self-Portraits

In this series, Bulgarian photographer Kiril Stanoev pays tribute to Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. During her career, Kahlo produced quite a large number of self-portraits through which she was able to express herself and her emotions. Kahlo once said, “They thought I was a Surrealist, but I wasn't. …

Art

Powerful Portraits of People Crying by Marina Abramovic

If a stranger sat silently across from you and stared straight into your eyes, what kind of emotions would you feel? Or, better yet, how long would it take before you broke down and cried? In 2010, at New York's Museum of Modern Art, world-renowned performance artist Marina Abramovic put on <i>The</i> …

Art