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“CRISPR is emerging as a convenient tool that...

“CRISPR is emerging as a convenient tool that scientists can use to edit the DNA of almost any living thing, including humans. It could potentially be used to cure disease, enhance the human body, or even change DNA for future generations--which raises a lot of big questions.” http://bit.ly/2uwzzHD

    Should We Edit Our Evolution?
    Maybe you watched the movie Rampage and had nightmares about animals turning into gene-edited monsters . Maybe you saw John Oliver's recent (hilarious and pretty accurate, albeit NSFW due to adult language) take on the hype vs. reality of CRISPR gene editing.
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Cerulean Arts Gallery and Studio added 3 new ...

What better way to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the gallery expansion than with our Collective member artists - thanks for a great year!

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Our 350-ton Baldwin 60000 Steam Engine was mo...

Our 350-ton Baldwin 60000 Steam Engine was moved into The Franklin Institute as our current building was nearing completion. It has resided in our Train Factory exhibit on the museum’s first floor ever since. http://bit.ly/1MPRKJ9 IMAGE: Baldwin 60000 nearing The Franklin Institute | 1933 | The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia

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    Our 350-ton Baldwin 60000 Steam Engine was moved into The Franklin Institute as our current building was nearing completion. It has resided in our Train Factory exhibit on the museum's first floor...
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It's the last day of Parks on Tap: Glendinnin...

It's the last day of Parks on Tap: Glendinning Rock Garden! Enjoy the hidden gem one last time before the traveling beer garden heads to Burholme Park next week. 🍻

    Fairmount Park Conservancy
    It's the last day of Parks on Tap: Glendinning Rock Garden! Enjoy the hidden gem one last time before the traveling beer garden heads to Burholme Park next week. 🍻
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Tomorrow marks the 49th Anniversary of the la...

Tomorrow marks the 49th Anniversary of the launch from Kennedy Space Center in Florida of the Apollo 11 mission that would land two Americans, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, on the Moon. http://go.nasa.gov/1OVBz1c Follow us on Twitter (@TheFranklin) as we will be providing a real-time retelling of the mission and its most significant milestones from the missions launch through splashdown on July 24. http://bit.ly/1KCbvBp IMAGE: The Prime Crew of the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing Mission | 1969 | NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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    Tomorrow marks the 49th Anniversary of the launch from Kennedy Space Center in Florida of the Apollo 11 mission that would land two Americans, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, on the Moon....
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In the fall, the mural will be installed at 1...

In the fall, the mural will be installed at 13th and Arch streets.

    Help paint a mural at Farm for the City this weekend
    On Sunday, July 15, pick up a paintbrush and get to work. Mural Arts Philadelphia and the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) are inviting the public to help paint a mural at the new Farm for the City by City Hall.
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“We now know that Cassini also recorded a sou...

“We now know that Cassini also recorded a soundtrack of sorts—data that has now yielded a series of thrillingly eerie whooshes and warbles that represent the relationship between the ringed planet and Enceladus, one of its moons.” http://bit.ly/2NQbuEy

    Listen to the Mournful Wails of Planets and Moons
    Before NASA's spacecraft burned up in Saturn's atmosphere in September 2017, it captured a massive trove of data, including striking close-ups of the planet and images of its cosmic neighborhood. ( And ours.)
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    Learn the basics of drawing the human figure. Emphasis will be placed on a thorough understanding of the body's underlying geometry and anatomical structure. Learn to draw the figure as convincing volumetric form through the study of proportional accuracy, foreshortening, spatial relationships, and basic use of light and shadow.
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27 hours ago

Last chance to see exhibitions by Kitty Capar...

Last chance to see exhibitions by Kitty Caparella, Tilda Mann, Amanda Moseley, Rob Sigafoos & Carol Taylor-Kearney - don't miss it! Also on view is Cerulean Arts 6th Annual Juried Exhibition featuring work selected by this year's juror, Patricia Traub. Stop by the gallery today! https://ceruleanarts.com/pages/exhibitions

    Current Exhibitions
    HARMONIC SUMMATIONS Philippa Beardsley & Brian Boutwell January 31 - February 24, 2018 Opening Reception: Friday, February 2, 5-8pm Artists' Talk: Sunday, F
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27 hours ago

Happy Bastille Day from The Franklin Institut...

Happy Bastille Day from The Franklin Institute. Benjamin Franklin served as the United States Ambassador to France from 1776 until 1785. As ambassador to France, he was in charge of securing aid for the American Revolution from abroad and forming an alliance with the French, both of which were instrumental in the success of American independence efforts. Due to his wit, charm and reputation as a renowned intellectual, Franklin was beloved there and charmed the French with his uniquely American style, especially his iconic fur hat. http://bit.ly/1SkrJX6 IMAGE: The reception of Benjamin Franklin in France | 1888 | The Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Happy Bastille Day from The Franklin Institute. Benjamin Franklin served as the United States Ambassador to France from 1776 until 1785. As ambassador to France, he was in charge of securing aid for...
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28 hours ago

The Spring Gardens Community Garden shared Po...

    Pop up Yoga Fairmount
    Join Maggie Santella Yoga and Wellth for yoga in The Spring Gardens Community Garden! Tomorrow at 8:30am. $10 and BYO mat xo
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28 hours ago

Love Philly parks? By becoming a Conservancy ...

Love Philly parks? By becoming a Conservancy member you can help ensure that Philadelphia’s parks are maintained and enhanced for generations to come. PLUS members can enjoy FREE events in the park and discounts on other park events. Become a park champion today! https://myphillypark.org/support/become-a-member/

    Become a Member - Fairmount Park Conservancy
    The needs of Philadelphia's parks far surpass the public resources available. By becoming a member you can help ensure that Philadelphia's parks are maintained and enhanced for generations to come. PLUS members can enjoy FREE events in the park including guided hikes, runs and more and discounts on other park events.
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29 hours ago

Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse added 2...

Creative Play Time is Cancelled Today! We're sorry that our staff is not available to lead creative play activities at Smith today, however every day is a great day to lead your own #creativeplay time at Smith! Did you know that there is free, weekly programming at Smith? Visit http://smithplayground.org/programs/ for more details! #smithplays

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    Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse added a new photo.
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30 hours ago

Master our very own 8-bit video game, “The Ad...

Master our very own 8-bit video game, “The Adventures of Benjamin Franklin” to earn your way to a discount for “Game Masters: The Exhibition.” Play now: http://bit.ly/8bitben “Game Masters: The Exhibition” is on view at The Franklin Institute now through September 3, 2018. http://bit.ly/2GzEw7u

    The Franklin Institute
    Master our very own 8-bit video game, "The Adventures of Benjamin Franklin" to earn your way to a discount for "Game Masters: The Exhibition." Play now: http://bit.ly/8bitben "Game Masters: The...
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30 hours ago

"Could [Jean Renoir] not see that he had done...

"Could [Jean Renoir] not see that he had done so much more than imitate, that he had transformed his medium in ways even more profound than the elder Renoir did his?" @nytimes Jean Renoir acknowledged that he could not escape his father's influence. The Times, which calls the exhibition "terrific and heartfelt," reveals there's more to it than mere imitation. 🔎 As you explore the show, think about a father figure in your life. How has he influenced your perspective and practice? #DadandMe ✒ Book tickets: http://bit.ly/Renoir-Father-Son 🔗 Read the review: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/30/arts/design/renoir-father-and-son-painting-and-cinema-review-barnes-foundation.html

    The Barnes Foundation
    "Could [Jean Renoir] not see that he had done so much more than imitate, that he had transformed his medium in ways even more profound than the elder Renoir did his?" @nytimes Jean Renoir...
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Today was #Music Day at Smith, and we had a blast! We officially opened up our new music house, music wall, and giant xylophone and families got to make their own instruments with recycled materials. Learn more about our #funfridays and other #free weekly programming at Smith at smithplayground.org/programs! #smithplays #creativeplay #learningthroughplay @ Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse

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47 hours ago

“In the early 1950s, just as rock ‘n’ roll wa...

“In the early 1950s, just as rock ‘n’ roll was hinting at social change, the first video games were quietly being designed in the form of technology demonstrations—and a scientist was behind it.” http://bit.ly/2zdKhZd

    Level up: How video games evolved to solve significant scientific problems
    In the early 1950s, just as rock 'n' roll was hinting at social change, the first video games were quietly being designed in the form of technology demonstrations-and a scientist was behind it. In October 1958, Brookhaven National Laboratory physicist William Higinbotham created Tennis for Two.
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2 days ago

Drink me...Espolon, lime, blueberry and pinea...

Drink me...Espolon, lime, blueberry and pineapple syrup, orange bitters, topped with Mezcal. #cocktailoftheweek #phillycocktails #barhygge

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    Drink me...Espolon, lime, blueberry and pineapple syrup, orange bitters, topped with Mezcal. #cocktailoftheweek #phillycocktails #barhygge
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2 days ago

Are you ready for #seeingtheBarnes in a more ...

Are you ready for #seeingtheBarnes in a more immersive way? Consider taking a class this fall. No art background required. Registration is now open and scholarship applications are being accepted now through August 12. https://www.barnesfoundation.org/classes A scholarship student recently shared: “Thank you for continuing to offer this generous learning opportunity so that individuals without financial means can study at the Barnes. I began taking classes through the Violette de Mazia Foundation and was able to pursue my interest in art as well as complete the certificate program because of this scholarship opportunity.” #StudentStories

    The Barnes Foundation
    Are you ready for #seeingtheBarnes in a more immersive way? Consider taking a class this fall. No art background required. Registration is now open and scholarship applications are being accepted...
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2 days ago

On this day in 1762, Benjamin Franklin descri...

On this day in 1762, Benjamin Franklin described his glass armonica in a letter to physicist Giambatista Beccaria. In this letter, Franklin had nothing to report on relating to their shared interest of electricity, so instead, he wrote about his new invention, the glass armonica. http://bit.ly/2aCfOYr #FranklinFriday IMAGE: Benjamin Franklin (American, 1706-1790) | Glass Armonica | 18th Century | The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia

    The Franklin Institute
    On this day in 1762, Benjamin Franklin described his glass armonica in a letter to physicist Giambatista Beccaria. In this letter, Franklin had nothing to report on relating to their shared interest...
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2 days ago

Swingin' into the weekend! 9 Benefits of Pla...

Swingin' into the weekend! 9 Benefits of Playing on Swings for Children | AAA State of Play #learningthroughplay #playmatters https://blog.aaastateofplay.com/2018/06/9-benefits-of-playing-on-swings-for.html

    9 Benefits of Playing on Swings for Children
    Photo by tanakawho (Flickr) There's no other feeling in the world quite like swinging. From the moment we sit down on the swing until we feel ourselves flying through the air as we cling with all our might to the swing's chain, the experience is invigorating and exhilarating.
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2 days ago

Gryffindor, Slytherin, Hufflepuff or Ravencla...

Gryffindor, Slytherin, Hufflepuff or Ravenclaw? Be there when Harry, Ron, and Hermione return for their third school year. Get your tickets, grab your wands and join us on July 26th for a night of music and magic ✨

    The Mann Center for the Performing Arts
    Gryffindor, Slytherin, Hufflepuff or Ravenclaw? Be there when Harry, Ron, and Hermione return for their third school year. Get your tickets, grab your wands and join us on July 26th for a night of...
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2 days ago

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    Collage Workshop with Anthony Ciambella
    Develop rich and complex imagery through the art of collage. Learn to combine a wide variety of materials including your own photographs, colored papers, book/magazine cut-outs, and fabric swatches using appropriate adhesives. Includes tips on creating interesting compositions and a history of the medium. Bring your ideas - and your scissors!
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2 days ago

It's Friday and that means it's just ONE WEEK...

It's Friday and that means it's just ONE WEEK until The Oval opens for its biggest season yet: More PARK, More PLAY! Here's everything to know about this year's awesome season at The Oval! http://bit.ly/2Ko5bWx

    Fairmount Park Conservancy
    It's Friday and that means it's just ONE WEEK until The Oval opens for its biggest season yet: More PARK, More PLAY! Here's everything to know about this year's awesome season at The Oval!...
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2 days ago

Tune into WHYY’s The Pulse this morning, July...

Tune into WHYY’s The Pulse this morning, July 13, 2018 at 9 a.m., as our very own Chief Bioscientist, Jayatri Das, takes over hosting duties this week in a special episode titled “DNA, adapted.” (If you miss the show, it will be rebroadcast on WHYY on Sunday, July 15, 2018, at 12 pm and available as a podcast). http://bit.ly/2zx5EEL

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    Tune into WHYY's The Pulse this morning, July 13, 2018 at 9 a.m., as our very own Chief Bioscientist, Jayatri Das, takes over hosting duties this week in a special episode titled "DNA, adapted." (If...
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Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ University Dining Days, Bastille Day At Eastern State Penitentiary, Pizzadelphia Pizza Festival At Navy Yard and More!

...visitors to enjoy seating, public art, greenery and elevated city views! The area stretches from Broad and Noble streets, jumps up to the Reading Viaduct overhead and ends above the 1100 block of...

...Broad and Noble streets, jumps up to the Reading Viaduct overhead and ends above the 1100 block of Callowhill Street. ~ The Rail Park Opening...

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...Pop Philly ~ July 13 – August 30 ~ 3 pm to 11 pm at the Philadelphia Building, 1315 Walnut Street. Enjoy an interactive pop-up exhibit that showcases the creative work of local artists! The...

Spruce Street Harbor Park & UNIVESTival ~ July 13 – September 3 ~ Held at Spruce Street Harbor Park, 301 S. Columbus Boulevard. Enjoy the beer garden and the relaxing waterfront hangout. There will be a weekend-long...

Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest ~ July 13 – September 3 ~ Held at the Blue Cross RiverRink, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard. Enjoy the roller rink, mini-golf course, The Midway (with the giant Ferris wheel!) and...

...Cinema ~ July 13 – September 3 ~  FREE on every 1st Sunday. Held at the Barnes Foundation, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway. The exhibit explores the relationship between impressionist master Pierre-Auguste Renoir and master filmmaker Jean...

PHS Pop-Up Garden ~ July 13 – until fall ~ Relax while enjoying food & beer at two different locations! South Street, 1438 South Street and University City Square, 36th & Filbert streets. ~ PHS Pop-Up Garden ~

PHS Pop-Up Garden ~ July 13 – until fall ~ Relax while enjoying food & beer at two different locations! South Street, 1438 South Street and University City Square, 36th & Filbert streets. ~ PHS Pop-Up Garden ~

Wine Garden At Collins Park ~ July 13 ~ From 4 pm – 9 pm at 1707 Chestnut Street, the Wine Garden at Collins Park offers wine and craft beer in one of Center City’s most picturesque parks. ~ Wine Garden At Collins Park ~

Liberty Lands Market ~ July 14 ~ From 9 am until 3 pm at 926 N. American St in Northern Liberties. One can find everything from fresh organic produce to hand crafted wears...

Clark Park Farmers’ Market ~ July 14 ~ From 10 am to 2 pm, The Food Trust holds an outdoor market at 43rd St and Baltimore Ave. Enjoy fresh vegetables & food from favorite local farmers and producers. ~ Clark Park Farmers’ Market ~ 

40th Street Summer Series ~ July 14 ~ FREE – Starts at 6 pm at 40th and Walnut streets. Enjoy Las Cafeteras  – Born and raised east of the Los Angeles River, Las Cafeteras...

...to watch (pay-as-you-go) – 10 am – 5 pm outside of Brauhaus Schmitz at 718 South Street. The 700 block of South Street will be closed off for a huge World Cup...

...you-go) – 10 am – 5 pm outside of Brauhaus Schmitz at 718 South Street. The 700 block of South Street will be closed off for a huge World Cup viewing party. Seating is first come...

...pm in the South Street Headhouse District, Experience the creativity and energy of the fabulous Fourth Street and South Street business communities with an evening of extended hours, art, music, food and shopping along Historic...

    Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ University Dining Days, Bastille Day At Eastern State Penitentiary, Pizzadelphia Pizza Festival At Navy Yard and More!
    Things to do in Philadelphia ~ July 13 - 19 ~ Visiting Philadelphia or living in or nearby Philly? We have it all for you. Anything from free events in Philadelphia, to food festivals, historical sites, museums and much more. With so many things to do in Philadelphia, you can't go wrong.
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    Carol Taylor-Kearney: American Prayer Flags: Portraits
    American Prayer Flags: Portraits, oil on canvas painting by Collective Member Carol Taylor-Kearney. From her solo exhibition June 16 - July 14, 2018. Note: Painting will ship at end of exhibition. H 8" x W 8"
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    Rob Sigafoos: Cocktail Attire
    Cocktail Attire, forged steel and wood sculpture by Collective Member Rob Sigafoos. From his solo exhibition June 16 - July 14, 2018. Note: Sculpture will ship at end of exhibition. H 48" x W 24" x D 24"
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3 days ago

15 New Breweries And Cideries To Check Out In Philadelphia This Summer

Love City Brewing, 1023 Hamilton Street

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Kurant Cider, 436 E. Girard Avenue

Goose Island Brewhouse, 1002 Canal Street

Yards Brewing Company, 500 Spring Garden Street

Original 13 Ciderworks, 1526 N. American Street

Fishtown Brewpub, 1101 Frankford Avenue

Fermentery Form, 1700 N. Palethorp Street

Urban Village Brewing Company, 1001 N. 2nd Street

Where:Wissahickon Brewing Company, 3705 W. School House Lane

Where:Chestnut Hill Brewing Company, 8221 Germantown Avenue

Where:Evil Genius Beer Company, 1727 N. Front Street

Where:Second District Brewing, 1939 S. Bancroft Street

Where:Brewery ARS, 1927-29 W. Passyunk Avenue

    15 New Breweries And Cideries To Check Out In Philadelphia This Summer
    A real beer drinker's town since the very beginning, Philadelphia has played - and still plays - a crucial role in American brewing. In the past year-and-a-half alone, small to larger breweries have tremendously grown Philadelphia's craft brewing scene. Philadelphia's well-established players have expanded into both exciting new digs ( Yards) and experimental upstarts ( Fermentery Form, Roy-Pitz Barrel House).
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“The installations were made using BioRock – ...

“The installations were made using BioRock – a method that enables steel structures running low-voltage direct current to interact with seawater minerals, allowing solid limestone to grow on it.” http://bit.ly/2ubbIwO

    How Minecraft player creations are being used to help rebuild coral reefs
    In-game ocean sculptures created by Minecraft builders have been brought to life as part of a coral reef restoration project. The initiative, called Coral Crafters, gives players a chance to build virtual underwater worlds with the aim of promoting the rebuilding of real-life corals.
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Our summer residency with The Philadelphia Or...

Our summer residency with The Philadelphia Orchestra kicks off next week with the Tchaikovsky Spectacular, a beloved summer tradition at the Mann. Then we have two special Movies @ the Mann performances: Star Wars: A New Hope™ and Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban™. The orchestra will play the scores to the films live as the movies are projected on three large screens 🎥 We hope you'll join us for one of these exciting evenings at the Mann 🎻

    The Mann Center for the Performing Arts
    Our summer residency with The Philadelphia Orchestra kicks off next week with the Tchaikovsky Spectacular, a beloved summer tradition at the Mann. Then we have two special Movies @ the Mann...
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    Tilda Mann: Feeling Ten Feet Tall
    Feeling Ten Feet Tall, oil and mixed-media on panel painting by Collective Member Tilda Mann. From her solo exhibition June 16 - July 14, 2018. Note: Painting will ship at end of exhibition. Image size: H 10" x W 10"; frame size: H 11.25" x W 11.25"
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3 days ago

Save your seat for the 2018/2019 Season! Che...

Save your seat for the 2018/2019 Season! Check out the new Wilma 4 Play Packages: - Reserve your seats for all four productions - Save on tickets - Experience living, adventurous art at The Wilma Theater --> https://goo.gl/29FF2p Photo by Bill Hebert.

    The Wilma Theater
    Save your seat for the 2018/2019 Season! Check out the new Wilma 4 Play Packages: - Reserve your seats for all four productions - Save on tickets - Experience living, adventurous art at The...
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3 days ago

Grammy-nominated Alphabet Rockers and Shine &...

Grammy-nominated Alphabet Rockers and Shine & the Moonbeams Perform at Smith Next Friday! #Kidchella #smithplays https://mailchi.mp/smithplayground/join-us-for-party-in-the-playground-at-smith-memorial-playground-playhouse-898883

    Grammy-nominated Alphabet Rockers and Shine and the Moonbeams Perform at Smith Memorial Playground Next Friday!
    Kidchella Music Festival 2018 | Friday, July 20, 4-7:30pm
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Grammy-nominated Alphabet Rockers and Shine a...

Grammy-nominated Alphabet Rockers and Shine and the Moonbeams Perform at Smith Memorial Playground Next Friday! - https://mailchi.mp/smithplayground/join-us-for-party-in-the-playground-at-smith-memorial-playground-playhouse-898883

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    Grammy-nominated Alphabet Rockers and Shine and the Moonbeams Perform at Smith Memorial Playground Next Friday! -...
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3 days ago

"An idea that's overdue: Pierre-Auguste Renoi...

"An idea that's overdue: Pierre-Auguste Renoir is one of the monuments of Western Art, and his son is a filmmaker revered by movie writers and directors." @franceameriquemag The Barnes, with its 181 paintings by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, is a fitting venue for the exhibition, as the US is where Jean lived most of this life. 🔎Watch an excerpt from “The River,” Jean Renoir’s first film in color. ✒ Book tickets: http://bit.ly/Renoir-Father-Son 🔗 Read the review: https://france-amerique.com/en/what-jean-renoirs-films-owe-to-his-father/

    What Jean Renoir's Films Owe to his Father
    An exhibition at the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia explores the influence of Pierre-Auguste Renoir, the painter, on his son Jean Renoir, the filmmaker. When American filmmaker Martin Scorsese was nine he was taken to see Jean Renoir's film The River.
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    Kitty Caparella: Lunar Leap
    Lunar Leap, paint-stick on wood painting by Collective Member Kitty Caparella. From her solo exhibition June 16 - July 14, 2018. Note: Painting will ship at end of exhibition. H 18" x W 18"
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3 days ago

Ever wonder if the National Archives and Reco...

Ever wonder if the National Archives and Records Administration has records of aliens and UFOs in our holdings? If so, you’re in luck! Our colleague Joseph Gillette, an Archivist on a cross-training assignment in the National Archives History Office, wrote a series about the Air Force’s Project Blue Book, as well as its precursors, Project Sign and Project Grudge. The purpose of these projects was to investigate the increasing number of unidentified flying object (UFO) sightings throughout America and determine their nature and any potential threat. This blog posted, entitled “INVASION! (of privacy),” is the first in a three part series which explores the Project Blue Book and discusses records of UFOs in the holdings of the National Archives! You can find Part II, “UFOs: Natural Explanations,” and Part III, “UFOs: Man-Made, Made Up, and Unknown,” on the Pieces of History blog here: www.prologue.blogs.archives.gov https://prologue.blogs.archives.gov/2018/04/09/invasion-of-privacy/

    INVASION! (of privacy)
    Today's post comes from Joseph Gillette, an archivist on a cross-training assignment with the National Archives History Office. It is part of a series concerning the Air Force's Project Blue Book investigation. In the mid-1970s, the National Archives prepared to absorb the records of the Air Force's Project Blue Book, as well as its precursors,...
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3 days ago

Born today in Italy during 1884, Amedeo Modig...

Born today in Italy during 1884, Amedeo Modigliani moved to Paris in 1906 where he met artists such as Pablo Picasso. He devoted much of his production to portraits in both sculpture and painting, such as this one depicting his lover, Jeanne Hébuterne, whose stylized form draws inspiration from African sculpture. #SeeingtheBarnes 🎨 Amedeo Modigliani. “Jeanne Hébuterne,” 1919

    The Barnes Foundation
    Born today in Italy during 1884, Amedeo Modigliani moved to Paris in 1906 where he met artists such as Pablo Picasso. He devoted much of his production to portraits in both sculpture and painting,...
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This full disk view of Earth from NOAA’s GOES...

This full disk view of Earth from NOAA’s GOES-East weather satellite shows the third named tropical cyclone in the Atlantic of 2018, Hurricane Chris, off the coast of the United States. http://bit.ly/2zAyFQe IMAGE: GeoColor Full Disk Image - GOES-East | 2018 | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

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    This full disk view of Earth from NOAA's GOES-East weather satellite shows the third named tropical cyclone in the Atlantic of 2018, Hurricane Chris, off the coast of the United States....
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