• Cannabis Vaping in Teens Skyrocketing
    by Elle Gellrich on July 4, 2022 at 7:06 pm

    Teenagers smoking cannabis is not a new phenomenon for the drug has recreationally been used for years. Recently, a growing number of teens are vaping cannabis, a form of smoking that may be more harmful and addictive than the ‘traditional’ way of consuming the drug, say specialists from United Recovery California. E-cigarettes and vaping products [...]

  • Americans For The Arts Debuts Improved Arts + Social Impact Explorer
    by Ms. Ann Marie Watson on May 20, 2022 at 4:00 pm

    Friday, May 20, 2022Category: Americans for the Arts NewsAmericans for the Arts has introduced a new 2.0 version of the Arts + Social Impact Explorer, the most comprehensive clearinghouse of example projects and research about the role of arts in community life available today. The Explorer provides examples, datapoints, links to research papers, and lists of active organizations to illustrate the impact of arts and culture in 30 aspects of […]

  • La Otra Historia
    by María Álvarez on June 30, 2022 at 5:28 pm

    I had every right to inhabit a space. If I were in Madrid to simply drink and eat and wander the city, I should be able to do so without being accused of mediocrity by the locals.

  • the death of john belushi -- 7/1/22
    on July 1, 2022 at 7:20 am

    Today's selection -- from Where Did I Go Right by Bernie Brillstein. Bernie Brillstein, agent for John Belushi, commenting on the life and death of the comedian: "One day in early March 1982, I flew with John Belushi from Los An­geles to Martha's Vineyard in a private jet. We had it all to ourselves. He was thirty-three. I was fifty-one. The accommodations were first class and we should have been having the time of our lives. We weren't. In […]

  • Nadia’s songs
    by Aeon Video on July 4, 2022 at 10:01 am

    Nick takes a nostalgia trip to the 1990s and Nadia, the mysterious girl whose used CDs shaped his teenage years in Ontario - by Aeon Video Watch at Aeon

  • Online Dating: Does Education Matter?
    on January 13, 2017 at 6:51 pm

    Online daters are most likely to contact people with the same level of education as them, but are less fussy about an intellectual match as they get older, according to new research.

  • What the Metaverse Means For Designers
    by ID Blogger on June 3, 2022 at 6:11 pm

    What the Metaverse Means For Designers The Metaverse might be an all new term for designers; something that they are newly becoming familiarized with. The Metaverse acts as a digital frontier for designers to create unique experiences through the virtual world of social connection. You might be wondering, well what does this mean for designers? Well, in simple terms; it means designers will be able to turn the industry on its head, providing an […]

  • Turtles, Ducklings, and Pheasants Comprise an Adorable Menagerie of Miniatures by Fanni Sandor
    by Grace Ebert on July 1, 2022 at 6:45 pm

    Hungary-based artist Fanni Sandor (previously) expands her already minuscule menagerie with even tinier creatures. Using polymer clay, feathers, fur, and other materials, Sandor sculpts biologically accurate miniatures at a 1:12 scale, and many of her recent pieces include newborns and adolescents: a trio of joeys cling to their mother’s back, a chick slurps a worm, and a duckling grasps a monarch in its bill. Sandor shares more of the […]

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  • Viral TikTok Trend Leads to Disruptions of “Minions” Screenings
    by Patrick von Sychowski on July 4, 2022 at 3:16 pm

    The record-breaking run of “Minions: the Rise of Gru” over the July 4th weekend has been marred by a viral TikTok trend that has led to the disruption of some cinema screenings. The #GentleMinions trend has seen youths turning up in screenings wearing suits and filming themselves clapping and cheering to the film. While someRead More The post Viral TikTok Trend Leads to Disruptions of “Minions” Screenings appeared first on Celluloid […]

  • From the Archives: An Interview with Gerhard Demetz
    by Nastia Voynovskaya on May 23, 2020 at 5:00 pm

    It is often said that children are privy to a certain wisdom inaccessible to adults, that their naivete allows them to gaze at the world without the cynicism that comes from a long time of living in it. In his large-scale wood sculptures, Italian artist Gehard Demetz presents children as powerful figures — knowing, self-aware and bold. A master craftsman, Demetz creates his compositions within a surrealist framework, portraying his subjects […]