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Depression-Era Woodcuts by Lynd Ward, Father of the Graphic Novel
Depression-Era Woodcuts by Lynd Ward, Father of the Graphic Novel

What vintage woodcut engravings have to do with #OccupyWallStreet.

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Astronomy for the Rest of Us: A Naked-Eye Tour of the Sky
Astronomy for the Rest of Us: A Naked-Eye Tour of the Sky

A field guide to stargazing, or how to see day and night the way your great-grandfather did.

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7 Must-Read Books on Time
7 Must-Read Books on Time

What the second law of thermodynamics has to do with Saint Augustine, landscape art, and graphic novels.

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The Little Red Hen: Andy Warhol’s Pre-Pop 1958 Children’s Illustration
The Little Red Hen: Andy Warhol’s Pre-Pop 1958 Children’s Illustration

How to own “a Warhol” for under $5, part deux.

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Mark Laita’s Breathtaking Photos of Sea Creatures
Mark Laita’s Breathtaking Photos of Sea Creatures

From stunning stingrays to jubilant jellyfish, or what cutting-edge technology has to do with Earth’s whimsy.

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A Visual Ethnography of the World’s Last Living Nomads
A Visual Ethnography of the World’s Last Living Nomads

From Morocco to Mongolia, or what we can learn about climate change from Inuit whale hunters.

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