21/02/28

There are plenty of ways for people to save without making more money. Take a look at these 25 creative and painless ways.

 

 

 

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21/02/20

In 1925, Frida Kahlo was on her way home from school in Mexico City when the bus she was riding collided with a streetcar. She suffered near-fatal injuries and her disability became a major theme in her paintings. Over the course of her life, she would establish herself as the creator and muse behind extraordinary pieces of art. Iseult Gillespie dives into the life and work of Frida Kahlo.

Art, Personalities, pic: circa 1930’s, Frida Kahlo, Mexican born artist/painter (c1907-1954) (Photo by Popperfoto via Getty Images/Getty Images)

 

 

 

 

 

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21/02/14

Stellar astronomer and TED Senior Fellow Lucianne Walkowicz works on NASA’s Kepler mission, searching for places in the universe that could support life. So it’s worth a listen when she asks us to think carefully about Mars. In this short talk, she suggests that we stop dreaming of Mars as a place that we’ll eventually move to when we’ve messed up Earth, and to start thinking of planetary exploration and preservation of the Earth as two sides of the same goal. As she says, “The more you look for planets like Earth, the more you appreciate our own planet.”

 

 

 

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21/02/05

Design legend Michael Bierut tells the story of the accidental success of one of the most famous maps in the world – the London Tube Map.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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