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Englewood Film Festival 2012: Bigger, Better - Huffington Post

Englewood Film Festival 2012: Bigger, Better - Huffington Post | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Englewood Film Festival 2012: Bigger, BetterHuffington PostThough Harris told Time Out the festival is not an expressly black film festival, the choices definitely "cater to a black audience." Featured films incle TD Jakes' "A Million Colours" and...
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25 Websites To Stream Favorite TV Shows Online for Free 2014 - Nerd's Magazine

25 Websites To Stream Favorite TV Shows Online for Free 2014 - Nerd's Magazine | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
If you’re looking for some of the best website to Stream Favorite TV Shows Online for Free, then you must check this article. As we manages to cover some of them Often w
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Huge trove of digitized 78rpm records

Huge trove of digitized 78rpm records | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it


Through the Great 78 Project, the Internet Archive has been digitizing the audio from 78rpm records produced from 1898 to the 19
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Google’s New Algorithm Perfects Photos Before You Even Take Them

Google’s New Algorithm Perfects Photos Before You Even Take Them | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Snap a photo and the neural network can identify exactly how to make it look better in under 20 milliseconds.
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Estas são as melhores fotografias do National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year

Estas são as melhores fotografias do National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
De um vulcão no México a um estádio de futebol numa ilha isolada na Noruega, passando por um quadro famoso no Rijksmuseum de Amesterdão, viaje pelas melhores imagens do National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year de 2017.
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Os filmes de Stanley Kubrick - Bitaites

Os filmes de Stanley Kubrick - Bitaites | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
A cinematografia do mestre em oito minutos. Um tributo digno. Um vídeo obrigatório.
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The Rise of Pirate Libraries

The Rise of Pirate Libraries | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Shadowy digital libraries want to hold all the world's knowledge and give it away for free.
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Let's Get Graphic: 100 Favorite Comics And Graphic Novels

Let's Get Graphic: 100 Favorite Comics And Graphic Novels | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
We asked readers to name their favorite comics and graphic novels, and we got thousands of answers. Now, with the help of our expert panel, we've curated a list to keep you flipping pages all summer.
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100 Years of Cinema: New Documentary Series Explores the History of Cinema by Analyzing One Film Per Year, Starting in 1915

100 Years of Cinema: New Documentary Series Explores the History of Cinema by Analyzing One Film Per Year, Starting in 1915 | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it

Film has played an integral part in almost all of our cultural lives for decades and decades, but when did we invent it? 'We have evidence of man experimenting with moving images from a time when we still lived in caves,' says the narrator of the video series One Hundred Years of Cinema.
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All at sea

All at sea | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
As I’ve said more than once in the past, mathematics as a discipline as we know it today didn’t exist in the Early Modern Period. Mathematics, astronomy, astrology, geography, cartography, navigation, hydrography, surveying, instrument design and construction, and horology were all facets or sub-disciplines of a sort of mega-discipline that was the stomping ground of…
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Sci-Fi Radio: Hear Radio Dramas of Sci-Fi Stories by Ray Bradbury, Philip K. Dick, Ursula K. LeGuin & More (1989)

Tune into Sci-Fi Radio, a series of 26 half-hour shows which aired on NPR Playhouse, starting in 1989.
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Don't Judge a Book by Its Cover—Judge It by Its First Page 

Don't Judge a Book by Its Cover—Judge It by Its First Page  | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Recommendmeabook.com shows you the first page of a random popular book, stripped of identifying info. If you like it, reveal the cover; if you don’t, click “next book.”
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Here are the winners of this year’s Nebula Awards

Here are the winners of this year’s Nebula Awards | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America is currently holding its annual conference in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania this weekend. This evening, the organization announced the winners o
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3D Printing Adventures Summer 2017 update

3D Printing Adventures Summer 2017 update | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Summer is coming up fast, so here is an update on my current and future 3D Printing adventures. Firstly the 3D Printing for Dummies boo
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Free: You Can Now Read Classic Books by MIT Press on Archive.org

Free: You Can Now Read Classic Books by MIT Press on Archive.org | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it


FYI. At the end of May, Archive.org announced this on its blog:
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Read tons and tons of amazing Golden/Silver age comic books for free

Read tons and tons of amazing Golden/Silver age comic books for free | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
The Comic Book Plus site has an unbelievable trove of over 33,000 Golden Age and Silver Age comics books, scanned and ready to be read in full. Once you get drawn into it, it’s like you’…
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Books You Should Read: The Idea Factory

Books You Should Read: The Idea Factory | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
You’ve heard of Bell Labs, but likely you can’t go far beyond naming the most well-known of discoveries from the Lab: the invention of the transistor. It’s a remarkable accomplish…
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Discover the Jacobean Traveling Library: The 17th Century Precursor to the Kindle

Discover the Jacobean Traveling Library: The 17th Century Precursor to the Kindle | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
In the striking image above, you can see an early experiment in making books portable--a 17th century precursor, if you will, to the modern day Kindle.
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A very innovative early scientific printer/publisher

A very innovative early scientific printer/publisher | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
It is a commonplace amongst historians that the invention of movable type, and through it the advent of the printed book, in the middle of the fifteenth century, was one of the principal driving forces behind the emergence of modern science in the Early Modern Period. However, although historians of science pay lip service to…
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This foldable light box is great for product shots, and it fits in a laptop bag - DIY Photography

This foldable light box is great for product shots, and it fits in a laptop bag - DIY Photography | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
You might have heard of Foldio collapsible light boxes. Or maybe you already own one. Although they are pretty handy and useful, their disadvantage is that many products can fit inside. So now, the OrangeMonkie team has developed Foldio3, a 25”x25” collapsible portable light box. Once folded, it fits inside a laptop bag. And when …
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Free on the Internet Archive: 255 issues of Galaxy Magazines, 1950-1976

Free on the Internet Archive: 255 issues of Galaxy Magazines, 1950-1976 | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Galaxy was one of the first pulps to explicitly bill itself as a magazine for “adults,” in 1950 under founding editor HL Gold.
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Narrative flowcharts for Choose Your Own Adventure books

Narrative flowcharts for Choose Your Own Adventure books | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it




The newest editions of Choose Your Own Adventure books come with maps of the story structure that depicts all the branches, en
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Watch white-knuckle speed flying through narrow gorges

Watch white-knuckle speed flying through narrow gorges | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Speed flyer Joseph Innes headed to Romania for this pulse-pounding speed flying trip through canyons and gullies. The low-visibility flights in fog are especially thrilling.
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Colecção Argonauta

Este espaço é uma homenagem à Colecção Argonauta, um memorial que esperamos possa contribuir para esclarecer possíveis dúvidas relativas aos números publicados, bem como constituir um espaço de partilha, onde comentários relativos às obras possam ajudar a enriquecer o vasto universo de memórias aqui reunido. (João Vagos)
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Isto traz-me tantas memórias de juventude
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Dr. Walter Scheidel — The Great Leveler (Science Salon #13)

Dr. Walter Scheidel — The Great Leveler (Science Salon #13) | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Are mass violence and catastrophes the only forces that can seriously decrease economic inequality? To judge by thousands of years of history, the answer is yes. Tracing the global history of inequality from the Stone Age to today, the Stanford University historian Walter Scheidel shows that inequality never dies peacefully. Inequality declines when carnage and disaster strike and increases when peace and stability return.
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Open shelved serendipity

Open shelved serendipity | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
One of my favourite radio science programmes is BBC Radio 4’s Science Stories presented by Philip Ball and Naomi Alderman. Yesterday was the first episode of the fifth series of this excellent piece of popular history of science broadcasting. Last week whilst advertising the new series on Twitter Philip Ball let drop the fact that…
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