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Playing Tourist at LACMA

One  of the things I love the most about where I grew up is that no matter how long you live here in Los Angeles, there is always something new to see and do. 296 more words


Buffy meets The Mummy

Another day, another museum… Today it was the turn of the Petrie Museum, UCL’s Egyptian archaeology teaching collection. It was compiled by some dude called Flinders (I know crazy name!) Petrie who galavanted around Egypt in the late 1800s collecting everything from beads, a man in a pot (seriously, a real life skeleton packed in a pot), the world’s oldest Ancient Egyptian garment, stelae, mummy cases, soul houses and pottery shreds. 174 more words


5 things to see at the Norton Museum before it closes Monday

Get some culture before it’s too late.

The Norton Museum of Art will close for two weeks beginning Sept. 8 to refresh its exhibits. The museum closes annually just before the start of the winter season to put up new items from its permanent collection. 387 more words


Geschichten aus Südtirol: Die Riesin aus Ridnaun

Das Ridnauntal, ein naturbelassenes Seitental des Wipptales, befindet sich bei Sterzing in Südtirol. Am Ende des 18 Kilometer langen Tales liegt der Schneeberg, der als das höchstgelegene Bergwerk Europas und aufgrund seiner 900 Jahre alten Bergbaugeschichte bekannt ist. 473 more words

After Party for Monte Carlo: Jet Set

After Party for Monte Carlo: Jet Set

Museum of Contemporary Art
700 Prospect Street
La Jolla, CA 92037

September 6, 2013
9:30 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. 137 more words

Community Event

Self-publishers spread the know-how from 1974 on...

Virginia Tech Professor,  Dave Larsen, started reaching beyond his classroom with self-published Bugbooks in 1974.  Most of his readers were hobbyist or in other professions, not computer scientists. 436 more words