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“One can never be alone enough to write,” Susan Sontag lamented in her diary. “Oh comforting solitude, how favorable thou art to original thought!” the founding father of neuroscience [...]
23 Nov. 2023 - 23:45 UTC
"We need detachment... as much as we need engagement in our lives... transports that make our consciousness of time and mortality easier to bear."
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"We cannot deeply love anything without becoming vulnerable to loss. And we cannot become separate people, responsible people, connected people, reflective people without some losing and leaving and [...]
18 Nov. 2023 - 16:56 UTC
“Night, when words fade and things come alive,” Little Prince author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry wrote in his love letter to the hours of darkness, composed while flying alone over the [...]
17 Nov. 2023 - 0:36 UTC
That one mind can reach out from its lonely cave of bone and touch another, express its joys and sorrows to another — this is the great miracle of being alive together. The object of human [...]
27 Nov. 2023 - 21:28 UTC
Interiors, Sergio Ceccotti
27 Nov. 2023 - 21:21 UTC
I’m at the airport - The New Yorker, Drew Dernavich
27 Nov. 2023 - 19:42 UTC
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27 Nov. 2023 - 14:29 UTC
The last days of disco, Larry Fink (RIP)
Imagine a time with no computers but with lots of craftsmanship and #creativity. This is my library of #art & #design #history, inspiration from the past.
24 Nov. 2023 - 22:11 UTC
Christopher Dresser, Teapot and milk jug, 1875-1880. Terracotta, partially glazed. Made by Watcombe Pottery Co, Torquay. Photo: Felix Bielmeier. Grassi Museum Leipzig.I am always amazed at how [...]
23 Nov. 2023 - 21:33 UTC
Naum Gabo, Linear Construction NO. 1 , 1963/64 (Design 1942/43) Via Kunsthalle HamburgIn the 1930s, the Russian constructivist came across models that mathematicians had built from wire, wood and [...]
23 Nov. 2023 - 12:16 UTC
Massimo Vignelli, Harper’s Illustrated Handbook of Cats or Dogs, 1985. Via Vignelli Archive
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Herbert Bauer, Cover of Gebrauchsgraphik: International Advertising Art, December 1970, a German magazine dedicated to graphic design. Via Letterform archive
3 Nov. 2023 - 10:43 UTC
Achille Castiglioni, “Bavero” Teapot with Lid, 2001. Porcelain. Alessi, Italy. Via philamuseum
28 Nov. 2023 - 4:13 UTC
These barbells, dumbbells, benches, squat racks, and rowers were already affordable, but the Cyber Monday 2023 prices are even better.
28 Nov. 2023 - 3:37 UTC
Cyber Monday deals at Best Buy are now live, and it is the retailer with the best tech deals.
28 Nov. 2023 - 2:00 UTC
Here are some hints to help you win NYT Connections #170.
27 Nov. 2023 - 22:30 UTC
Dyson vacuum fans, we've got news for you.
27 Nov. 2023 - 22:15 UTC
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28 Nov. 2023 - 6:46 UTC
Slavoj Zizek - Israel, Palestine & the Future #philosophy
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Image Details & Source man in red jacket standing beside brown cow on green grass field during daytime by Frank Holleman on Unsplash Click Here for the Original, High-Quality Image This page was [...]
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Image Details & Source a close up of a planet with a black background by Planet Volumes on Unsplash It is a 3D render of Jupiter; and I mean to highlight its Great Red Spot, the largest storm in our [...]
16 Sep. 2023 - 0:00 UTC
Image Details & Source Frame from Fire Emblem Awakening cutscene: “Marth No More” by ANIMA Inc.* The focus is on Lucina’s left eye. On how it bears the “Brand of the [...]
27 Aug. 2023 - 0:00 UTC
Image Details & Source Rick and Morty (comics) First run (2015–2020): Book 1, Volume 2, No. 7 ~ The Rickfinity Crisis, Part One / Dream a Little Dream of Me “I’ve been to the edge of [...]
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Image Details & Source green bell pepper on brown soil by imso gabriel on Unsplash Last tended: August 1st, 2023 Foreword # It’s been a year since I started this website. I’ve spoken a [...]
Anthro{dendum} is a group #blog devoted to ‘doing #anthropology in public’ — providing well-written relevant discussion of sociocultural anthropology that everyone will find accessible.
19 Nov. 2023 - 21:03 UTC
I’m sitting here at Toronto Pearson International Airport after this year’s AAA meetings. The first time I went to the AAA’s was back in 2008, in San Francisco. I was a grad student [...]
17 Oct. 2023 - 22:30 UTC
There are a few different things that brought me to anthropology. One of them was 9/11. More specifically, it was how many people in the US responded to 9/11, including people I knew well. There was [...]
13 Oct. 2023 - 23:57 UTC
In the last post of this installment of the summer anthropologies series, I ended with the point that major league baseball (MLB) is an annual demonstration of autocratic corporate power. If that’s [...]
17 Aug. 2023 - 0:55 UTC
In part one of this installment, I mentioned Leslie White’s call to expand the purview of anthropology and take a closer look at things like baseball. I agree. White’s preliminary theory was that [...]
5 Aug. 2023 - 1:13 UTC
A couple months ago, just after the 2023 baseball season started, I was sitting in the upper deck behind home plate at Oracle Park in San Francisco, California. It is a great view. I was there to [...]
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27 Nov. 2023 - 20:29 UTC
Oddly disconcerting footage of eyes being stamped onto the faces of flexible plastic dolls at a toy factory in Adana, Turkey.
27 Nov. 2023 - 19:34 UTC
Ally the Piper performed a badass cover of the classic Ozzy Osbourne song "Crazy Train" on bagpipes inside a moody industrial setting.
27 Nov. 2023 - 19:00 UTC
Walking Bass Piano Man performed a jazzy piano cover of the Sesame Street them, increasing the jazz factor by seven more levels.
27 Nov. 2023 - 15:26 UTC
A Sulcata tortoise named Penzi shared a vegetarian meal with a cheetah named Tuesday at Carson Springs Wildlife in in Gainesville, Florida.
27 Nov. 2023 - 15:02 UTC
Mark Rober created a nine-part underwater maze for his pet octopus that included incrementally increasing the difficulty levels.
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28 Nov. 2023 - 2:53 UTC
Nashville punk crew Sn​õ​õ​per shared Super Snõõper earlier this year, a debut album so jam-packed with fun chaos it was our Album Of The Week and helped land them on our Best New Bands [...]
28 Nov. 2023 - 0:19 UTC
Last year, director Rob Reiner revealed that he was working on a sequel for his 1984 film This Is Spinal Tap, known for pioneering the mockumentary genre. Yesterday, on Richard Herring’s RHLSTP [...]
27 Nov. 2023 - 22:21 UTC
The Kelly Clarkson cover song is back like it never left. The Kelly Clarkson Show, now a daytime-TV institution, resumed production after the writers’ strike ended, and Clarkson resumed her [...]
27 Nov. 2023 - 18:47 UTC
The thing you have to understand about PinkPantheress’s Heaven Knows is that it contains a (synth) harp-filled song about an unrequited crush metaphorically murdering her, called [...]
27 Nov. 2023 - 18:34 UTC
Here’s a new one from Colombian screamo band Vientre. “Fiel de Fechos” is 90 seconds of sheer power and freak-out energy, with bomb-drop downbeats connected by slicing mathy [...]
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#photography“Corals at Night” by Nicolas Marin Benitez
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#photographyPink Planet, Fayz Kha, Kenya
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#photographyKids of Banna tribe in Ethiopia playing on wooden stilts WAVRIK
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#designThe McLaren M6GT 'Plain Body' (Image credit: INK)
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27 Nov. 2023 - 14:06 UTC
The 2023 Ocean Photographer of the Year Contest Highlights the Stunning Sights Above and Below the Surface
24 Nov. 2023 - 18:01 UTC
Lone Splendor: A Group Show Revels in the Wonder and Unknown of the Night Sky
24 Nov. 2023 - 16:33 UTC
Hera’s Imaginative New Murals Question the Animal Impulse to Migrate
24 Nov. 2023 - 12:00 UTC
JR’s Dramatic Cave Intervention Emerges from the Center of the Palais Garnier in Paris
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Surreal Anatomies and Architectural Motifs Emerge from Elegant Sculptural Candles