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Art and Empathy

Empathy is a term we hear a lot, but what does it mean and how does it work? Looking back through art history, we find many moments when art has allowed us to share in the feelings of others, from … Continue reading

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Laughter is vital | Aeon

Emily Herring is a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Ghent in Belgium. She is the co-editor of The Past, Present, and Future of Integrated History and Philosophy of Science (2019). A Catholic nun and a young Hispanic immigrant in Central … Continue reading

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What does a 1920s BIRTHDAY CAKE taste like?

I make myself a chocolate birthday cake using a 100 year old recipe, and I explore the history of birthday cake and why we put candles on them. Help Support the Channel with Patreon: Follow Tasting History with Max … Continue reading

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Tânio Mendonça, Brazilian Carnaval Samba Composer, Dies at 52 — News Territory

This obituary is part of a series about people who have died in the coronavirus pandemic. Read about others here. The refrain of Tânio Mendonça’s final samba song was definitely of the moment. It called on people to maintain distance, … Continue reading

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Covid-19 survivor, 104, gets back to crosswords and crochet

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[ad_1] Image copyright Crystal Apollonia Image caption When Grace contracted Covid-19 she told her granddaughter it was “water off a duck’s back” Crosswords and crochet might be new hobbies for some people during the coronavirus pandemic,…

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How Did Giant Pterosaurs Fly?

The largest pterosaurs like Quetzalcoatlus were closer in size to airplanes than birds. No flying animal alive today comes close to their huge size. So did giant pterosaurs actually fly? I went to see the fossil bones of the largest … Continue reading

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Everybody Loves The Sunshine ft. Bas van Lier // FREE DL

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Conceptual Photographs by Can Dagarslani and Sophie Bogdan Fall at the Intersection of Joy and Absurdity

A Berlin-based creative duo, photographer Can Dagarslani and model Sophie Bogdan consider the curvature and adaptability of the human body in a series of quirky, spirited photographs. Generally shot outdoors with only natural light, each image employs heavily composed elements … Continue reading

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Alfred Fauchet, à droite, à gauche

Alfred veut se désencombrer mais s’éparpille, sa voiture avance mais trop vite. Alfred wants to get rid of things, but gets lost in the process. The car is moving, but too fast. Animated and directed by Mathieu Georis Price and … Continue reading

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