Famous paintings. Old science-fiction magazines. Information on rare artifacts. Every day more and more objects of intrigue are being uploaded to collections and archives all across the internet. While digital archiving efforts are helping to preserve the world’s cultural heritage, making it more accessible than ever before, it’s also A LOT. But Atlas Obscura is here to help you explore the world’s most fascinating online archives and collections so you can discover the mind-blowing wonders and beautiful curiosities that have been at your fingertips this whole time!
About this Series:
During this hour-long deep dive into some of the internet’s most amazing online archives, we’ll unearth some of each collection's most incredible items, explore their history and importance, and answer some of your burning questions about the internet's hidden gems. Join us for the only show that celebrates all the wonders that’re best explored from home!
Senior Producer at Atlas Obscura Experiences. After nearly a decade with Atlas Obscura, Eric heads up AO's online experiences program, hosting and producing shows that bring our curious world to life! He lives in Brooklyn with his comic book collection. His work has been featured on Slate, NPR, Vanity Fair, The AV Club, Motherboard, Smithsonian, and a bunch of other places where reasonable content is sold. Helluva guy. Have any issues? firstname.lastname@example.org
Once registered, you can access the Zoom room for this experience through your confirmation email or Eventbrite account. Atlas Obscura online experiences are recommended for attendees age 13+.
This online experience will be recorded. A temporary link to the recording will be provided in a follow-up email to all ticket holders within 72 hours after the event. Access to this recording will be available for seven days.
This event is one of Atlas Obscura’s Online Experiences. At Atlas Obscura, our mission has always been to inspire wonder and curiosity about the incredible world we all share. Now, more than ever, there’s a need to stay connected—not only to our sense of wonder, but to each other.
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