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All The Most Essential Science Fiction and Fantasy Books in October

You’d better clear your schedule—because October is just packed with amazing science fiction and fantasy books. Including George R.R. Martin’s tales of Westeros long before Game of Thrones. Plus Ann Leckie, Gene Wolfe, Doctor Who and Brandon Sanderson. And the most delightfully weird fantasy spinoff ever!
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tripod

tripod | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Personal website of photographer John Hallmén
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Dramatic Imagery from NASA of Supersonic Shock Waves

Dramatic Imagery from NASA of Supersonic Shock Waves | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
NASA is using a 150-year-old photographic technique with a few 21st century tweaks to capture unique and stunning images of the shockwaves created by supersonic aircraft. Called schlieren imagery, …
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Ridley Scott promete mais três filmes da saga "Prometheus" e tudo vai terminar com ligação a "Alien"

Ridley Scott promete mais três filmes da saga "Prometheus" e tudo vai terminar com ligação a "Alien" | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Ridley Scott revelou durante uma entrevista que está a preparar três sequelas de "Prometheus". Em declarações ao site alemão FilmFutter, durante os encontros com a imprensa para promover "The Martian" (Perdido em Marte), o realizador confessou que está a cons...
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The effect of choosing and changing aspect ratios in film

The aspect ratio of a movie can have a significant effect on how the scenes in the movie are perceived by the viewer. Changing t
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Every Single Explosion in Every Single Arnold Schwarzenegger Movie

Every Single Explosion in Every Single Arnold Schwarzenegger Movie | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
It’s the supercut to end all supercuts! Arnold Schwarzenegger himself assembled this collection of the explosions features in all his movies—okay, he probably hired a team to do it, but I love the idea of Arnold hunched over a MacBook fiddling with Final Cut Pro—and the result is the best 30 minutes you’ll spend all day.
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Hear Novelizations of Blade Runner, Terminator, Videodrome & Other 70s, 80s & 90s Movies in AudioBook Format

Hear Novelizations of Blade Runner, Terminator, Videodrome & Other 70s, 80s & 90s Movies in AudioBook Format | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
It is the year 2019. The world is overcrowded. Decaying. Mechanized. Android slaves, programmed to live for only four years, are technological marvels - strong, intelligent, physically indistinguishable from humans. Into this world comes a band of rebel androids.
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Understand Mechanical Linkages with Animations | Make:

Understand Mechanical Linkages with Animations | Make: | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Since his retirement, Nguyen has been working on an animated 3D catalog of mechanical contraptions: gears, couplings, clutches, and more.
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The Book Cover in the Weimar Republic reveals a society's struggle for its identity

The Book Cover in the Weimar Republic reveals a society's struggle for its identity | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
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What Ever Happened to Google Books? - The New Yorker

What Ever Happened to Google Books? - The New Yorker | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
There are plenty of ways to attribute blame for the failure of the Google Books project.
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These Photos Of Mountains Are Actually Photos Of Waves - DIY Photography

These Photos Of Mountains Are Actually Photos Of Waves - DIY Photography | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
At first glance I thought that these were giant mountains, but then I realized that these were actually waves. Photographer Ray Collins has a unique point of view of waves. And it is not a surprise, he spends so much time in water that he is quite intimate with those watery creatures. We asked Ray about the [...]
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Impressive Trailer For Polish War Picture KARBALA

Impressive Trailer For Polish War Picture KARBALA | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Though war pictures set in the Middle East have been a hard sell in recent years given the ongoing nature of the conflict - nobody seems to want to pay to watch events play out on a big screen that...
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All Time Best Comedy Movies in September

All Time Best Comedy Movies in September | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Watch the all time best comedy movies this September only on HBO South Asia.
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James Bond Spectre Aston Martins: $37 Million Worth Destroyed - Fortune

James Bond Spectre Aston Martins: $37 Million Worth Destroyed - Fortune | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
James Bond Spectre movie is the most expensive movie of the secret agent series.
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Stream 82 Hours of Frank Zappa Music: Free Playlists of Songs He Composed & Performed

Stream 82 Hours of Frank Zappa Music: Free Playlists of Songs He Composed & Performed | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it

wCreative Commons image by Jean-Luc Ourlin
When we think of 60s avant-gardism, we likely think of literary figures like William S. Burroughs or John Barth, filmmakers like Stan Brakhage or Kenneth Anger, and art stars (and perhaps inventor of the 'art star') like Andy Warhol.

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The New Yorker’s “Comma Queen” Mercifully Explains the Difference Between Who/Whom, Lay/Lie, Less/Fewer & Beyond

The New Yorker’s “Comma Queen” Mercifully Explains the Difference Between Who/Whom, Lay/Lie, Less/Fewer & Beyond | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
From The New Yorker comes 'The Comma Queen' video series, which features Mary Norris talking about the finer points of language that come up again and again in our everyday writing. Some of it, no doubt, will come in handy.
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We Rank the Animated Shorts That Define Disney’s Success

We Rank the Animated Shorts That Define Disney’s Success | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
A new collection of Walt Disney Animation Studios' short films is a compressed look at the studio's eleventh-hour turnaround.
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The 10 Best Films at the 2015 Venice Film Festival

The 10 Best Films at the 2015 Venice Film Festival | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
We wrap up our coverage from the 72nd Venice Film Festival with our favorite films.
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Video: The process of hand making a book the old fashioned way is a lost magical art

Anthony Bourdain’s Raw Craft takes a look at Arion Press in San Francisco in its latest episode and examines how this tiny printing shop carries on the legacy of printers of the past. It’s almost astonishing to see how much work gets put into each book. From the typesetting to the proofreading (which is done aloud) to the hand stitching and everything in between, it is a lost art form that’s almost magical to see.
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The Powerful Nutrition of Poetry

The Powerful Nutrition of Poetry | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
The late great Ray Bradbury once said that a writer should read one poem, one short story and one essay every day. Most of us don’t read many short stories any more, but we read a lot of essays (of…
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VIRTUAL ILLUSION: A arte para além dos filtros dos media

VIRTUAL ILLUSION: A arte para além dos filtros dos media | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it

Desta vez o Nerdwriter execedeu-se, através da sua web série, Understanding Art, e por meio da desconstrução do filme "Children of Men" (2006),

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You just can't kill Lisbeth Salander

The latest Girl with the Dragon Tattoo book is unabashedly a piece of licensed, commissioned professional fan-fiction. Which kind of makes it a comic book.
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Behold the Largest Atlas in the World: The Six-Foot Tall Klencke Atlas from 1660

Behold the Largest Atlas in the World: The Six-Foot Tall Klencke Atlas from 1660 | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Last week, we featured the free digital edition of the The History of Cartography. Or what's been called “the most ambitious overview of map making ever undertaken.” The three-volume series contains illustrations of countless maps, produced over hundreds of years.
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MOTELx: A View From The Front Row

MOTELx: A View From The Front Row | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Now that MOTELx has reached midway point, it seems a perfectly good moment to reflect back on what's gone and highlight the brilliant second half to come. The festival opened with a sold out screening of M. Night Shyamalan's The...
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How Did David Fincher Become the Kubrick of Our Time? A New Series of Video Essays Explains

How Did David Fincher Become the Kubrick of Our Time? A New Series of Video Essays Explains | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Most film-lovers must long for the next Stanley Kubrick, a new thematically adventurous, aesthetically rigorous, big budget-commanding, and take-after-take perfectionistic cinematic visionary for our time.
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