Jane Goodall Now Teaching a Free Online Course on Developing Compassionate Leaders: Enroll and Start Today
A Huge Scale Model of Ancient Rome at Its Architectural Peak, Originally Commissioned by Mussolini
It’s all at 1:250 scale. Behold.
Hannah Arendt Explains How Propaganda Uses Lies to Erode All Truth & Morality: Insights from "The Origins of Totalitarianism"
10 Hours of Ambient Arctic Sounds Will Help You Relax, Meditate, Study & Sleep
How to Spot Bullshit: A Primer by Princeton University Philosopher Harry Frankfurt
Marjorie Eliot Has Held Free Jazz Concerts in Her Harlem Apartment Every Sunday for the Past 25 Years.
Watch scenes from her gigs. And pay her a visit when you're in NYC.
The Mastermind of Devo, Mark Mothersbaugh, Shows Off His Synthesizer Collection
Beautifully Designed Map Shows the Literal Translations of Country Names: “Place of Abundant Fish” (Panama), “Land of Many Rabbits” (Spain), and More
Stephen Hawking Picks the Music (and One Novel) He’d Spend Eternity With: Stream the Playlist Online
Download 10,000 of the First Recordings of Music Ever Made, Thanks to the UCSB Cylinder Audio Archive
Albert Einstein Imposes on His First Wife a Cruel List of Marital Demands
It’s Einstein’s birthday today. Here’s something that balances out the hagiography.
Stephen Hawking (RIP) Explains His Revolutionary Theory of Black Holes with the Help of Chalkboard Animations
Jorge Luis Borges Selects 74 Books for Your Personal Library
Princeton University Digitizes 70,000+ Religious Texts, Letting You Immerse Yourself in the Curious Works of Great World Religions
The Map of Mathematics: Animation Shows How All the Different Fields in Math Fit Together
Hear 55 Hours of William Shakespeare’s Plays.
The Tragedies, Comedies & Histories Performed by Vanessa Redgrave, Sir John Gielgud, Ralph Fiennes & Many More