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Partitura: Mesmerizing Music Visualization Software
Partitura: Mesmerizing Music Visualization Software

What neurological phenomena have to do with software and the future of live performance experiences.

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A Rare Look at Japan: Hand-Colored Images from the 1920s
A Rare Look at Japan: Hand-Colored Images from the 1920s

What Geisha parlors have to do with arranged marriages, Buddhist priests and earthquake recovery.

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The Music of Philip Glass, Visualized in Fractals
The Music of Philip Glass, Visualized in Fractals

What fractals have to do with classical music and the secret of Einstein’s genius.

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Field Notes: A Glimpse Inside Great Explorers’ Notebooks
Field Notes: A Glimpse Inside Great Explorers’ Notebooks

On the singular joys of observing nature firsthand, or the best way to draw a bilaterally symmetrical sphinx moth.

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In The Wilds: Illustrating the Charm of the Countryside
In The Wilds: Illustrating the Charm of the Countryside

An antidote to urbanity by way of bails of hay, or what Irish quasi-postmen have to do with art.

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Famous Creators on the Fear of Failure
Famous Creators on the Fear of Failure

Embracing what is, or how to fail like the world’s most successful creatives.

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