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ToposText©: Greek Literature in its Landscape | Aikaterini Laskaridis Foundation

ToposText©: Greek Literature in its Landscape | Aikaterini Laskaridis Foundation | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
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Fish recorded singing dawn chorus on reefs just like birds

Fish recorded singing dawn chorus on reefs just like birds | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
Underwater recordings of vocal fish off the Australian coast reveal an ocean choir composed of at least seven distinct choruses
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Stunning Glass Animal Sculptures By Scott Bisson

Stunning Glass Animal Sculptures By Scott Bisson | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
Scott Bisson of Quantum Creative Glass was first fascinated by the medium in high school chemistry class, at age seventeen. Since then, he has studied with five different masters, as well as at the world renowned Pilchuck School with Robert A. Mickelson, and has met and observed Dante Marioni, W
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Lynda Barry’s Syllabus: An Illustrated Field Guide to Keeping a Visual Diary and Cultivating the Capacity for Creative Observation

Lynda Barry’s Syllabus: An Illustrated Field Guide to Keeping a Visual Diary and Cultivating the Capacity for Creative Observation | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
How to master the infinitely rewarding art of "being present and seeing what's there."

"It gives me such a sense of peace to draw; more t
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30 reasons why you should visit Iceland

30 reasons why you should visit Iceland | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
Think of Iceland and there are several familiar associations: this is the land of boiling mud pools, spurting geysers, glaciers and waterfalls. Its breathtaking…

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Maricarmen Husson's curator insight, May 12, 2014 2:06 PM

30 RAZONES POR LAS QUE VISITARÍAS ISLANDIA LA TIERRA DE LOS GEYSERS, GLACIARES, CATARATAS .....

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Authorities Adopt New Technologies to Fight Illegal Ivory Trade in Togo | IdeaFeed | Big Think

Authorities Adopt New Technologies to Fight Illegal Ivory Trade in Togo | IdeaFeed | Big Think | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
Despite the ivory trade having been prohibited for 25 years, tens-of-thousands of elephants are illegally killed in Africa every year. The West African nation of Togo has turned to technology to help it combat ivory smuggling.
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#Penguin #Sanctuary Plan Would Double World's Protected #Oceans

#Penguin #Sanctuary Plan Would Double World's Protected #Oceans | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
About 75 percent of all penguins are threatened and a campaign to double the area of protected reserves is being considered by an international commission.

Penguins are aquatic birds. They do no...

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Nature Crafts: Clay Sculptures - Red Ted Art's Blog

Nature Crafts: Clay Sculptures - Red Ted Art's Blog | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
Today’s Nature Craft, is something that we have wanted to have a go at for a looong looong time: creating clay sculptures in nature. Clay sculpturs become part of the trees and the environment around us – a great way for connecting with nature. This a great art activity of all ages. We had 4, …
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Take Action: Orcas and Dolphins Do Not Belong in Captivity! | SaveJapanDolphins.org

Take Action: Orcas and Dolphins Do Not Belong in Captivity! | SaveJapanDolphins.org | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
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The Travelling Library of the Mekong | Literature Projects in Laos

The Travelling Library of the Mekong | Literature Projects in Laos | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
Discover how a local library in Luang Prabang is trying to promote reading to children living in the villages along the Mekong River in Laos.
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18 owl species with irresistible faces

18 owl species with irresistible faces | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
Owls have some of the most unforgettable faces in the avian kingdom. With their huge eyes and abundant feathers, owls demand our attention. These 18 species in particular have faces with expressions just begging for a caption.
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9 Life Lessons Everyone Can Learn From Their Favorite Classic Children's Books

9 Life Lessons Everyone Can Learn From Their Favorite Classic Children's Books | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
Our very favorite children's books left an irreversible impression on our childhoods and on our lives. Some of our most cherished storybook characters are so real and palpable in our memory that it feels as if we were introduced to them yesterday. Be...
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Aquarium on Ice, a Lure for Skaters in Japan, Appalls Them Instead

Aquarium on Ice, a Lure for Skaters in Japan, Appalls Them Instead | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
A Japanese theme park tried to draw visitors by freezing 5,000 fish beneath its ice rink, but a public outcry forced it to close the attraction after just two weeks.
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Want to ‘train your brain’? Forget apps, learn a musical instrument

Want to ‘train your brain’? Forget apps, learn a musical instrument | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
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Vertical Panoramic Photographs of New York Churches by Richard Silver | Colossal

Vertical Panoramic Photographs of New York Churches by Richard Silver | Colossal | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it

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Maricarmen Husson's curator insight, September 24, 2015 9:16 PM

Fotografías panorámicas verticales de Iglesias de New York por Richard Sylver

Colosal!

Doug Shear's curator insight, September 25, 2015 11:09 AM

So cool.

Brandon Rodriquez's curator insight, September 28, 2015 9:39 PM

Wow that's great view. So beautiful and stunning.

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30 Melancholic Cats Waiting For Their Humans To Return

30 Melancholic Cats Waiting For Their Humans To Return | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
Many people say that cats aren't as affectionate with their owners as dogs, but these cats definitely look like exceptions. We collected this list of cats waiting by windows for their owners to return to show you that cats can also show us love and affection in their own way.
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20 Of The Best Beaches in South Africa - Travelstart's Travel Blog

20 Of The Best Beaches in South Africa - Travelstart's Travel Blog | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
We recently asked our fans on Facebook what they thought were the best beaches in South Africa. We had quite a large number of responses and had votes for spots all the way up the West Coast to the wild, … Continue reading →

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Maricarmen Husson's curator insight, July 11, 2014 1:43 AM

LAS  20 MEJORES PLAYAS  DE SUDÁFRICA 

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Antikythera Wreck Expedition Will Use Robotic Diving Suit ...

Antikythera Wreck Expedition Will Use Robotic Diving Suit ... | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
Antikythera Wreck Expedition Will Use Robotic Diving Suit. AddThis Social Bookmark Button Share. Thursday, June 05, 2014. WOODS HOLE, MASSACHUSETTS—A suit designed to be worn in New York City's water treatment plants will be ...

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The 26 Best Cities In The World To See Street Art

The 26 Best Cities In The World To See Street Art | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
The street art world has undergone a massive shift in the past few years, with famous figures like Banksy and Shepard Fairey elevating the medium to mainstream consciousness. What was once a clandestine act of art vandalism is now, more often, a cele...
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art Puts 400,000 High-Res Images Online & Makes Them Free to Use

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Puts 400,000 High-Res Images Online & Makes Them Free to Use | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
On Friday, The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced that 'more than 400,000 high-resolution digital images of public domain works in the Museum’s world-renowned collection may be downloaded directly from the Museum’s website for non-commercial use.' Even better, the images can be used at no charge (and without getting permission from the museum). In making this announcement, the Met joined other world-class museums in putting put large troves of digital art online.
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Ramon Pavia's curator insight, May 21, 2014 2:03 AM

Awesome bank of digital images...

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21 Stunning Photos Of The Spring Cherry Blossoms In Japan (It's Happening Right Now!)

21 Stunning Photos Of The Spring Cherry Blossoms In Japan (It's Happening Right Now!) | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
If you can't physically get to Japan *right now* this is your next best bet!
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Introduction to the “Seeds of Hope” Blog Series | the Jane Goodall Institute

Introduction to the “Seeds of Hope” Blog Series | the Jane Goodall Institute | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
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7 Famous Authors Who Made It Okay To Commit Grammar No-No's

7 Famous Authors Who Made It Okay To Commit Grammar No-No's | Green Art Cafe | Scoop.it
You have to learn the rules before you can break them. At least that's what our English teachers told us when we cited Dickens as a defense for our use of run-on sentences.

It's true that not all grammar violations are created equally. Some indic...
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