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Rogues and capitalists | The Enlightened Economist

Rogues and capitalists | The Enlightened Economist | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it

Here is a fundamental point about free market capitalism and trust within it: without social exclusion or extensive processes of verification, trust is hard to come by.

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Leituras apropriadas à época- No entanto parece-me demasiado optimista

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Al Conquergood's Zahnarzt-Automat - Spiel und Kunst mit Mechanik

Mit dieser Neuigkeit von AC(Kanada) grüße ich mein nettes Zahnarztehepaar Dr.Klockner und Dr.Schramm und wünsche ihnen aus gegebenem jahreszeitlichen
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Até apetece ir ao dentista

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Light & Shadow: This Profound Short Film Expounds On A Photographers Best And Worst Friend - DIY Photography

Light & Shadow: This Profound Short Film Expounds On A Photographers Best And Worst Friend - DIY Photography | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
This is a must see short film for photographers and cinematographers, alike. Aptly titled, Light & Shadow, the Zacuto produced film is a solid 14-minute long soundbite (20 minute total play time including the end credits). Light & Shadow explores various aspects and opinions of some of the industries greatest minds. The clip starts out by [...]
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O Homem Que Sabia Demasiado: Clássicos de Chaplin!

Eis uma extraordinária edição em forma de pack de DVD: "Chaplin Hoje"

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Farewell, Dr. Dobb's

Farewell, Dr. Dobb's | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
After 38 years of glory, the long run of Dr. Dobb's has come to an end.
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Quando era mais jovem, lia a revista com grande frequência, algumas das suas colunas faziam parte da minha dieta mensal...

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▶ Best of Web 7 - HD - Zapatou - YouTube

The list of 233 videos used for this compilation: http://bit.ly/1ISIjcf Editing and Selection: Zapatou (Luc Bergeron) Facebook page: http://on.fb.me/Y4bgqH F...
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Naropa Archive Presents 5,000 Hours of Audio Recordings of Allen Ginsberg, William Burroughs & Other Beat Writers

Naropa Archive Presents 5,000 Hours of Audio Recordings of Allen Ginsberg, William Burroughs & Other Beat Writers | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
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Schools like Harvard, Oxford, and the Sorbonne surely have qualities to recommend them, but to my mind, nothing would feel quite as cool as saying your degree comes from the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics.
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Illustrations of Madness: James Tilly Matthews and the Air Loom

Illustrations of Madness: James Tilly Matthews and the Air Loom | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Mike Jay recounts the tragic story of James Tilly Matthews, a former peace activist of the Napoleonic Wars who was confined to London's notorious Bedlam asylum in 1797 for believing that his mind was under the control of the
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The Art of Making Blade Runner: See the Original Sketchbook, Storyboards, On-Set Polaroids & More

The Art of Making Blade Runner: See the Original Sketchbook, Storyboards, On-Set Polaroids & More | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
There's never been a bad time to revisit Blade Runner, but now, with all the news about the in-development Blade Runner 2 breaking even as you read this, it seems like an especially appropriate time to go deeper into Ridley Scott's piece of groundbreaking, Philip K. Dick-adapting cyberpunk cinema.
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Watch Saul Bass’s Trippy, Kitschy Short Film The Quest (1983), Based on a Ray Bradbury Short Story

Watch Saul Bass’s Trippy, Kitschy Short Film The Quest (1983), Based on a Ray Bradbury Short Story | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Saul Bass was one of the greatest graphic designers who ever lived. He created the logos for such ubiquitous organizations as AT&T, United Airlines and the Girl Scouts of America. He revolutionized the art of movie titles in such films as The Man with the Golden Arm, Vertigo and West Side Story.
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The 10 best films of 2014: No 4 – Whiplash - The Guardian (blog)

The 10 best films of 2014: No 4 – Whiplash - The Guardian (blog) | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
A drumroll please for the latest in our best of the year countdown: Damian Chazelle’s bruising music thriller, Whiplash
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Lost Disney Film, Featuring Oswald The Lucky Rabbit, Found In Norway - NPR (blog)

Lost Disney Film, Featuring Oswald The Lucky Rabbit, Found In Norway - NPR (blog) | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Archivists at Norway's National Library, at its vault in the Arctic Circle, found an almost complete version of Empty Socks, featuring the character who preceded Mickey Mouse.
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Book Review: “The Art of Space: The History of Space Art, From the Earliest Visions to the Graphics of the Modern Era”

Book Review: “The Art of Space: The History of Space Art, From the Earliest Visions to the Graphics of the Modern Era” | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Mat Kaplan reviews a comprehensive new collection of historic and modern space art from author and superb space artist Ron Miller.
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The Tate Digitizes 70,000 Works of Art; Now Digitizing Another 52,00 Letters, Photographs & Sketchbooks from British Artists

The Tate Digitizes 70,000 Works of Art; Now Digitizing Another 52,00 Letters, Photographs & Sketchbooks from British Artists | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
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If you’re like me, one of the first items on your itinerary when you hit a new city is the art museums.
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How James Patterson Became the Ultimate Storyteller

How James Patterson Became the Ultimate Storyteller | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Todd S. Purdum explores the contradictions of this one-man publishing conglomerate.
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Watch the Opening of Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey with the Original, Unused Score

Watch the Opening of Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey with the Original, Unused Score | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
How does a movie become a 'classic'?
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MathTango... : A Nitpick With Publishers... but a Thumbs-Up to Matt Parker!

MathTango... : A Nitpick With Publishers... but a Thumbs-Up to Matt Parker! | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it

I briefly mentioned Matt Parker's new book (sight unseen), "Things to Make and Do in the Fourth Dimension," in my recommendations for the Holidays, based on reviews I'd seen, but am now reading it myself and can give an even more enthusiastic thumbs-up!

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Noites no Observatório – Sessão de Natal (Dez 2014) | Observatório Astronómico de Lisboa

Noites no Observatório – Sessão de Natal (Dez 2014) | Observatório Astronómico de Lisboa | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it

Excepcionalmente, a actividade das NOAL deste mês será realizada no sábado 20–Dezembro–2014

 

“Interstellar – o filme onde a ciência está para além da ficção”, proferida pelo Professor Paulo Crawford,

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Martin Scorsese Names the 11 Scariest Horror Films: Kubrick, Hitchcock, Tourneur & More

Martin Scorsese Names the 11 Scariest Horror Films: Kubrick, Hitchcock, Tourneur & More | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Hammer Horror films, say, than to watch a Hammer Horror film.' And though no Hammer productions appear on it, Scorsese, who often seems as much film enthusiast as filmmaker, has put together a solid list of his personal eleven scariest horror movies for The Daily Beast.
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15 Great Films Adapted From Equally Great Novels

15 Great Films Adapted From Equally Great Novels | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
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How often does a film adaptation of a novel you love meet your expectations? Circle one: A) Always B) Often C) Rarely D) Never.

I’m guessing most people choose C, with a few falling solidly in the perennially disappointed D camp.
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120 Artists Pick Their Top 10 Films in the Criterion Collection

120 Artists Pick Their Top 10 Films in the Criterion Collection | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Some of us get our education at film school. More of us get it from The Criterion Collection, that formidably cinephilic restorer, curator, and packager of classic motion pictures from every era.
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Discover the 1950s & 1960s Computer & Cut-Up Animation of Pioneering Filmmaker Stan VanDerBeek

Discover the 1950s & 1960s Computer & Cut-Up Animation of Pioneering Filmmaker Stan VanDerBeek | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Hey, lovers of animation and experimental film: do you know the name Stan VanDerBeek? If not, you'll enjoy learning it, for more reasons than that it allows you to type four capital letters.
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The Digital Dostoevsky: Download Free eBooks & Audio Books of the Russian Novelist’s Major Works

The Digital Dostoevsky: Download Free eBooks & Audio Books of the Russian Novelist’s Major Works | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
In the pantheon of Great Russian Writers, two heads appear to tower above all others—at least for us English-language readers.
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The 10 best films of 2014: No 1 – Under the Skin - The Guardian

The 10 best films of 2014: No 1 – Under the Skin - The Guardian | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
By turns breathtaking, hilarious and disturbing, Jonathan Glazer’s extraordinary, erotic film achieves a rare blend of fantasy and realism, writes Peter Bradshaw
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The Mathematics Devotional: Celebrating the Wisdom and Beauty of Mathematics: Clifford A. Pickover: 9781454913221: Amazon.com: Books

The Mathematics Devotional: Celebrating the Wisdom and Beauty of Mathematics

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The Mathematics Devotional: Celebrating the Wisdom and Beauty of Mathematics [Clifford A. Pickover] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. “It is impossible to be a mathematician without being a poet in soul.” —Sofia Kovalevskaya
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