Public Domain

Webcomics Wednesday: Public Domain Webcomics

When I was younger, I was a huge fan of the Fantastic Four. I got a copy of one of their books as an eleven-year-old, and I was absolutely hooked. …

Comics

From “aviation monstrosity” to elite, the story of HMX-1

Date Taken:<p>05.11.2017<p>Date Posted:<p>05.15.2017 09:37<p>Story ID:<p>233841<p>Location:<p>MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, VA, US<p>Web Views:<p>516<p>Downloads:<p>1<p>Podcast …

Defense Industry

Free eBooks with Modern Typography & Nice Formatting, All “Carefully Produced for the True Book Lover”

If you look through our collection of 800+ Free eBooks, you will find many public domain texts presented by providers like Project Gutenberg and …

Culture

Git Yer Free e-Books Here

Free e-book bibliophiles rejoice, you now have yet another place to download public domain e-books. <i>The Digital Reader</i> reports on Standard Ebooks, a …

Kurt Vonnegut

A Writer's Guide to Permissions and Fair Use

Andrea Costa Photography / Flickr<p>Whenever you decide to directly quote, excerpt, or reproduce someone else’s work in your own—whether that’s a book, …

Publishing

5 Real Women Who Paved the Way For Our Fictional Space Captains

We live in an amazing time of science and space exploration both in the real world and in fiction. Where characters like Leia, Ripley, and Janeway …

Geek

13 Tragically Demolished Buildings that Depict Our Ever-Changing Attitudes Toward Architecture

Immortalized through photographs, drawings, and stories, buildings that have been demolished or completely renovated exist in the realm known as …

Architecture

Standard eBooks Pick Up Where Project Gutenberg Leaves Off

eBook formatting is important.One of the reasons Feedbooks tops my list of free ebook sites is that the ebooks there are formatted to a higher …

eBooks

Explore the Major Wars of History

Since the dawn of time, wars and battles have had a significant impact on the course of history. From the earliest battles in ancient Mesopotamia to …

Military History

Europe Forever Changed: The French Revolutionary & Napoleonic Wars

The French Revolutionary & Napoleonic Wars began in 1792, just three years after the beginning of the French Revolution. Quickly becoming a global …

Military History

Daily Deal: Ticwatch 2 Active Smartwatch

A Decade Later, Judge Says 'Jersey... >><p><< Russia Stumbles Forth In Quest To Ban VPNs...<p>Fri, Jun 16th 2017 10:38am<p>from the <i>good-deals-on-cool-stuff</i> …

Our Gunpowder And Tea Came From China, Why Didn’t We Copy Their Wheelbarrows?

My dad’s low-loader barrow. You would not believe how useful it is.Everyone must have a few things that are emotive of their childhood, perhaps a …

A closer look at the Sci-Hub corpus: what is being downloaded and from where?

Sci-Hub remains among the most common sites via which readers circumvent article paywalls and access scholarly literature. But where exactly are its …

UK Universities

Multiple German Courts Rule Photos Of Public Domain Works Are Not In The Public Domain

Back in November 2015, we wrote about a bad situation in Germany, where a museum in Mannheim was suing the Wikimedia Foundation over photos of public …

Humanities

Pick Five Disneyland Rides And We'll Tell You Which Britney Spears Song You Are

Oops, you rode the Matterhorn again.

Riverside Cemetery

The oldest operating cemetery in Colorado is the eternal home of some of the Centennial State's most famous residents.<p>Opened in 1876, the Riverside …

Culture

Two simple and minimal familial houses with great care for details

Two simple and minimal familial houses with great care for details Architects: GARDERA-D Location: Biarritz, France Year: 2015 Photo courtesy: …

Architecture

White House Taping System

The origin of the Nixon tapes is rooted in technological incompetence as much as secrecy.<p>Several U.S. Presidents have chosen to employ recording …

Culture

From the life of words, part 2

I am picking up where I left off last week. At first sight, nothing could be more straightforward than the adjective <i>still</i>. It has always meant …

Language

Inside the Bizarre Personal Lives of Famous Architects

Famous architects are often seen as more enigma than person, but behind even the biggest names hide the scandals and tragedies of everyday life. As …

Architecture

Memorial Day: Honoring the Horses of War

“As a person who has enjoyed the company of many horses over the years, I thank heaven that I have never had to take one to war.” — General Sir Frank …

Military History

Industrial Theme HDR Set in the Public Domain

Philip Modin writes:<p>Following Gleb's release of the HDR Lighting course (feel free to link to his course), I am releasing the first set of my …

3D Modeling

Your IT job is at risk if you currently do these things for a living

The spectre of layoffs looms large over the Indian information technology (IT) sector. Human resource firms estimate that up to two lakh industry jobs will be lost annually over the next three years. Talk of Indian techies abroad being laid off, increasing local hiring, and re-skilling is rife, too.<p>…

United Nations

Your IT job is at risk if you currently do these things for a living

The spectre of layoffs looms large over the Indian information technology (IT) sector. Human resource firms estimate that up to two lakh industry jobs will be lost annually over the next three years. Talk of Indian techies abroad being laid off, increasing local hiring, and re-skilling is rife, too.<p>…

United Nations

Shopkeeper Sagas: Frankenstein and Myrrph - Witch on Fire

As a shopkeeper in a metaphysical store, one must have many skills and areas of expertise to be successful. Most important among these are the …

Nefertiti

Blue, Gems, Sapphire, Stones

<b>1</b> <b>0</b><p>CC0 Public Domain<p>Free for commercial use<br>No attribution required<br>Learn more<p>Free Download<p>640×422<p>PNG<p>84 kB<p>1280×845<p>PNG<p>276 kB<p>1920×1268<p>PNG<p>235 kB<p>Vector …

SVG

Special Forces conduct training for VG 17-03

Date Taken:<p>05.15.2017<p>Date Posted:<p>05.15.2017 20:27<p>Story ID:<p>233945<p>Location:<p>ST. THOMAS, US<p>Web Views:<p>90<p>Downloads:<p>0<p>Podcast Hits:<p>0<p>PUBLIC DOMAIN<p>This work, …

Special Forces

Judges Cave

The cave where two British judges hid in exile after sentencing the king to death.<p>Edward Whalley, William Goffe, and John Dixwell were three of the …

History

The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes and the Public Domain

Cover of Beeton’s Christmas Annual, 1887.<p>This year, 2017, marks 130 years since publication of <i>A Study in Scarlet, 100 years since publication of His</i> …

Humanities

Finding Public Domain Creative Commons Media

Public Domain<p>The following resources allow users to find public domain images for use in their projects. While these are certainly not the only …

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