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Sacred Geometry Taught in a Donald Duck Cartoon

Donald Duck gets taught about Pythagoras, sacred geometry, and the fibonacci sequence! Who would have thought that something like this Disney cartoon from 1959 even existed? For centuries a belief in the geometric underpinnings of the cosmos persisted among artists, musicians … Continue reading

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What Is Freedom Of Speech? A Genuinely Illuminating Exchange

 Cathy Newman  grills University of Toronto professor Jordan Peterson on gender and equality Freedom of speech is the right to say whatever you like about whatever you like, whenever you like, right? Wrong. Freedom of speech and the right to freedom of expression … Continue reading

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Babel – Light Installation by Tom Estes at The Shell Centre, London

Babel, Light installation by Tom Estes at The Shell Centre, London.  Art is a very broad term and possibly one of its best virtues is its lack of precision, which means that it can mean basically anything. A lot of … Continue reading

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Should We Be Worried? Artist Tom Estes On Net Neutrality

  Chosen by high profile judges from over 900 entries from around the globe, The AVBIV Selected Artists for 2017 at La Biennale di Venezia include Tom Estes’ Live Art Performance: The Anomaly Tom Estes‘ Live Art performance, The Anomaly, … Continue reading

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The Cryogenics Lab That Doesn’t See Death As The End Of Life

  One Michigan cryogenics lab is promising people the chance at a longer life that extends even after they die. Though the practice is more fiction than science at this point, the hope is that in the future, cryo-preserved bodies will be revived … Continue reading

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We The Explorers: Tom Estes And His Art on NASA’s OSIRIS Spacecraft

   As part of NASA’s We The Explorers, the work ‘Blitz’ by Artist Tom Estes is on board a small spacecraft known as OSIRIS-REx, which is using gravity’s pull to help propel it to a near-Earth asteroid called Bennu.  The mission OSIRIS-REx, … Continue reading

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An Artificial Glacier That Crystallizes Fresh Water

  Educationalist-environmentalist Sonam Wangchuk won the prestigious Rolex Award in 2016 for the Ice Stupa Artificial Glacier project in Phyang village, Ladakh. Among 30 finalists from 10 countries, Wangchuk was chosen for his project that conserves water and battles climate … Continue reading

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