A Once-in-a-Lifetime Festival of Science, Music, and Celestial Wonder. August 19–21, 2017 in Eastern Oregon.
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Real/Fake Science: An Interactive Experiment Salon
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Hidden Venice with a Psycho-Mambo Twist
Jul 10–Jul 16, 2017
Chernobyl by Day, Kyiv by Night
Sep 08–Sep 14, 2017
Festivals and Mountaintop Temples of Bhutan
Sep 28–Oct 06, 2017
Day of the Dead in the Yucatán
Oct 28–Nov 03, 2017
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All the Animals That Love Touchscreens
From wolves to penguins to tortoises, creatures of all stripes are discovering the joys of computing. Could it improve their lives?
June 23, 2017
Borax Visitor Center
Everything you always wanted to know about borates is here.
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Artificial Intelligence Gave Some Adoptable Guinea Pigs Very Good Names
AI is good.
June 21, 2017
Vintage Radio and Communications Museum
More than a century of radio history is told in these displays.
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Plein Rond de Eik
The gargoyles of the 21st century are here—22 emoji built into a new building in the Netherlands.
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Listen to Artificially Created Sounds No One Has Ever Heard Before
AI-made mash-ups offer all-new noises.
May 22, 2017
The Largest Centaur in the Solar System Has Rings
That's the minor planet, not the mythical creature.
April 28, 2017
Homemade Computers Found Hidden in a Prison Ceiling
Some inmates went on an "illegal surfing spree."
April 12, 2017
Akihabara Electric Town
Once a black market electronics marketplace, now an otaku shopper's paradise.
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The First Pirate Bay Server
From under the bed of one of the co-founders, this server helped launch the notorious file-sharing website.
Added by Ivana Grubor
Los Altos, California
The Apple Garage
The garage at the childhood home of Steve Jobs was a hangout for the founders of Apple, even if they never built computers there.
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Found: Time Crystals, a New Phase of Matter
Pretty pretty cool.
March 09, 2017
Found: Internal Apple Computer Memos From 1979, Left at a Seattle Goodwill
A local discovered them by chance.
February 24, 2017
Help This Computer Program Draw the World's Freakiest Felines
This is what happens when you tell an AI bot that everything is cats.
February 22, 2017
The Voder, the First Machine to Create Human Speech
It spoke like a creepy demon.
January 16, 2017
Grace Hopper's Bug
A computer bug so primitive it was an actual insect.
Added by Molly McBride Jacobson
Here Are the Real Boundaries of American Metropolises, Decided by an Algorithm
How is the U.S. actually split geographically?
November 30, 2016
See What People of 1967 Imagined the World Would Be Like in 1999
Spoiler: lots of egg chairs, turtlenecks, and computer servants.
November 28, 2016
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