Sallie Hardy

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Pixar and TV Sex: The Week in Pop-Culture Writing

Highlights from seven days of reading about entertainment<p>Age of Reboots: How Marvel Is Killing the Popcorn-Movie<p>An Oral History of Pixar<p>How Hollywood Stays White and Male<p>What modern action films could learn from the original <i>Mad Max</i><p>How TV Sex Got Real<p>Helen Cho, Age of Ultron, and Representation Feels

Photo London: digging into the Victoria and Albert Museum archive | Financial Times

When I first arrived as a curatorial assistant at the Victoria and Albert Museum 20 years ago, one of my initial tasks was to sort out a mountainous …

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Antique Maps

1746 map of North America

Air France map of the world, 1938

This day in 1789 - Captain William Bligh of the HMS Bounty arrived in Timor in a small boat. | Antique maps, prints & curiosities | Pinterest | William bligh

This day in 1645 - Battle of Naseby, "New Model Army" under Oliver Cromwell & Thomas Fairfax beats royalists. | Antique maps, prints & curiosities

This day in 1800 - Battle of Marengo (Alessandria): Bonaparte vs Austria. | Antique maps, prints & curiosities | Pinterest | Troops and Antique maps

This day in 1797 - Napoleon forms Ligurian Republic. | Antique maps, prints & curiosities | Pinterest | Antique maps and Napoleon

This day in 1588 - Spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coruna. | Antique maps, prints & curiosities | Pinterest | Dutch

Altea Antique Maps on Twitter: "In celebration of the summer solstice, Blaeu 17th Century view of Stonehenge. Available at"

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Antique Print & Map Gallery - Michael Valentini

Antique Print & Map Gallery - Maria Sibylla Merian

Art, Science, and Butterfly Metamorphosis: How a 17th-Century Woman Laid the Foundations of Modern Entomology

At a time when women in science were a rarity, German-born naturalist and illustrator <b>Maria Sibylla Merian</b> (April 2, 1647–January 13, 1717) did for the study of insects what pioneering fossil-hunter Mary Anning did for paleontology and egg collector and scientific illustrator Genevieve Jones did for …

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Israeli air strikes hit Syrian military targets

The Israeli military has carried out air strikes on targets inside Syria, including a military headquarters, in response to a cross-border attack that left an Israeli teenager dead.<p>In all, Israel said it struck nine military targets inside Syria, and "direct hits were confirmed."<p>The targets were …