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Hemingway, Thoreau, Jefferson and the Virtues of a Good Long Walk

Hemingway, Thoreau, Jefferson and the Virtues of a Good Long Walk | museums | Scoop.it
“ Solvitur ambulando -- "it is solved by walking." This phrase refers to the 4th-century-B.C. Greek philosopher Diogenes's response to the question of whether motion is real -- he got up and”
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The Scary Japanese Museum Where Kids Can Mess With Mona Lisa

The Scary Japanese Museum Where Kids Can Mess With Mona Lisa | museums | Scoop.it
“Kids should be seen and not heard” isn’t a rule the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokoyo wants to enforce at its kid-oriented Ghosts, Underpants and Stars (three keywords that symbolize children, according to organizers) summer exhibit.

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Digital Literacy, Part 1: Cadence

Digital Literacy, Part 1: Cadence | museums | Scoop.it
“ What does it mean to be literate in a digital age? While our conventional definition implies reading and writing, that definition also pays no mind to new media’s inherent malleability.”
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