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El 13 de marzo 1964 Kitty Genovese, de 28 años, fue apuñalada cerca de su apartamento en la ciudad de Nueva York. Los vecinos ignoraron sus gritos …

Photographer Michael Wolf: How to live in a megacity

Illusion Confusion: Images that bamboozle

Is JR the new Banksy?

Required Reading: Kitchen Memories by Lucy Boyd

Lucy Boyd, head gardener at Petersham Nurseries near Richmond (just outside London), has written a cookbook. <i>Kitchen Memories</i> ($20.61 from Amazon) …

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Healthy Soil Microbes, Healthy People

The microbial community in the ground is as important as the one in our guts.<p>A small pine tree grown in a glass box reveals the level of white, finely branched mycorrhizal threads or "mycelium" that attach to roots and feed the plant. (<i>David Read</i>)<p>We have been hearing a lot recently about a …

Scientists discover what’s killing the bees and it’s worse than you thought

As we’ve written before, the mysterious mass die-off of honey bees that pollinate $30 billion worth of crops in the US has so decimated America’s <i>apis mellifera</i> population that one bad winter could leave fields fallow. Now, a new study has pinpointed some of the probable causes of bee deaths and the …

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Click on the image to see the detail in a zoomable context. Detail from <i>The Garden Of Earthly Delights</i>, Hieronymus Bosch

Richard Owen and a giant Moa skeleton, c. 1879 - Invisible Stories

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A great interview with Sam from <b>Nobrow</b> about their new children’s book imprint, <b>Flying Eye Books</b>, over on the Cool Hunting website. The article also …