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 Bird sounds from the lyre bird - David Attenborough - BBC wildlife. If I saw this video without the Inimitable David Attenborough in it, I'd assume it was faked. Lyrebirds are AMAZING mimics! Love Birds, Beautiful Birds, Eagles, Wilhelm Busch, David Attenborough, Australian Birds, Mundo Animal, Fauna, Bird Species

Amazing! Bird Sounds From The Lyre Bird - David Attenborough - BBC Wildlife

Want more natural history and wildlife videos? Visit the official BBC Earth channel: http://bit.ly/BBCEarthWW BBC Earth The BBC Earth YouTube channel is home...

The Atlantic Slave Trade in Two Minutes: 315 years. Millions of lives. Usually, when we say “American slavery” or the “American slave trade,” we mean the American colonies or, later, the United States. But as we discussed . History Education, History Teachers, History Class, Us History, History Facts, Ap Human Geography, Modern World History, Black History Month, Before Us

This Haunting Animation Maps the Journeys of 15,790 Slave Ships in Two Minutes

Usually, when we say “American slavery” or the “American slave trade,” we mean the American colonies or, later, the United States. But as we discussed ...

This Is Modern Art was a six-part TV series written and presented by the English art critic Matthew Collings. It was broadcast in 1999 on Channel Ep 1 Foc. Modern Art, Contemporary Art, Artist Film, High Art, Sketchbook Inspiration, Painting Videos, Whimsical Art, Teaching Art, Famous Artists

This Is Modern Art / 1 of 6 / I Am a Genius / 1999

This Is Modern Art was a six-part TV series written and presented by the English art critic Matthew Collings. It was broadcast in 1999 on Channel 4. Ep 1 Foc...

Selfie Mirror is also a Smart Mirror Visualising, Built In Speakers, Tracking System, Brushing, Creative Thinking, Smart Home, First World, Gadget, Techno

SELFIE MIRROR - World first SMART MIRROR

Pre-order Selfie Mirror now! http://www.selfiemirror.me/ SELFIE MIRROR takes photos, posts them to Facebook and manages Smart Home. For all selfie lovers goo...

Man on Rooftop with Eleven Men in Formation on His Shoulders (Unidentified American artist, ca. Image courtesy: The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Faking It: A Visual History of 150 Years of Image Manipulation Before Photoshop" Photoshop World, No Photoshop, Photoshop Photos, Photomontage, Vintage Photography, White Photography, Photoshop Photography, Photography Tricks, Funny Photography

Aesthetic Consumerism and the Violence of Photography: What Susan Sontag Teaches Us about Visual Culture and the Social Web

“Needing to have reality confirmed and experience enhanced by photographs is an aesthetic consumerism to which everyone is now addicted.”

Photo by Fred Stein. Portrait of Hannah Arendt wearing a dark collar shirt leaning over an ashtray Hannah Arendt, Jüdisches Museum, Berlin Museum, Mary Mccarthy, Short Term Goals, Portraits, Human Condition, Street Photographers, Loneliness

The Life of the Mind: Hannah Arendt on Thinking vs. Knowing and the Crucial Difference Between Truth and Meaning

“To lose the appetite for meaning we call thinking and cease to ask unanswerable questions [is to] lose not only the ability to produce those thought-things that we call works of art but also…

Two Centuries of US Immigration Visualized Watch 200 years of U. immigration history in one animated map. Migration flows are visualized as colored dots, each one representing people. World History, Family History, First Animation, Thing 1, Interactive Map, World Cities, Cartography, Data Visualization, Social Studies

Hypnotic animated map shows 200 years of US immigration in 1 minute (VIDEO)

A mesmerizing and very colorful animation of the migration flows into the US has been created, showing where in the world people arrived from over the past two centuries.

Etheridge Knight - Born in Etheridge Knight was a prominent member of the Black Arts movement. Purple Lips, Yellow Eyes, Black Arts Movement, Wise Up, In The Hole, American Poets, Dark Eyes, His Eyes, My Father

Hard Rock Returns to Prison from the Hospital for the Criminal Insane

Hard Rock Returns to Prison from the Hospital for the Criminal Insane - Hard Rock / was / "known not to take no shit

This original piece of art by Debbie Millman accompanies my remembrance of the late, great Oliver Sacks (at the link). I’m donating all proceeds to the Oliver Sacks Foundation. Vivian Maier, Oliver Sacks, Amin Maalouf, Debbie Millman, Lynda Barry, D Lab, Ignorance, Thing 1, Human Nature

Aldous Huxley on How You Become Who You Are, How to Get Out of Your Own Way, and the Necessity of Mind-Body Education

“In all the activities of life, from the simplest physical activities to the highest intellectual and spiritual activities, our whole effort must be to get out of our own light.”

Humanity goes too far with an automatic wind-effect selfie stick Small Fan, Taking Selfies, Selfie Stick, Woman Standing, Video Clip, Hold On, Youtube, Campaign, Smile

Automated Selfie Stick - UnREAL

http://www.mylifetime.com/shows/unreal Tune in June 6th at 10/9c on Lifetime. The world's first fully automated selfie stick has arrived. The Selfie Stick Un...

"Yearning for Praxis: Writing and Teaching Our Way Out of Oppression," by Maha Bali, Hybrid Pedagogy, October 2015 Essay Topics, Article Writing, Yearning, Oppression, Change The World, Writer, Outline, Bali, October

Yearning for Praxis: Writing and Teaching Our Way Out of Oppression

“The problem is writing articles instead of making sure the articles actually change the world.” —Martin Bickman, “Returning to Community and Praxis” I’ve been writing all my life, as my mom often reminds me, but I didn’t start thinking of myself as a writer until

The Shock of the New - Ep 1 - The Mechanical Paradise How the development of technology influenced art between 1880 and end of WWI. History Of Modern Art, Art Terms, Art Story, Ways Of Seeing, Iconic Movies, Paris Photos, Cubism, Paris Travel, Wwi

The Shock of the New - Ep 2 - The Powers That Be

This video is for educational purposes only. The Powers That Be - Examining the relationship between art and authority.

 The garden: . The Chelsea Flower Show is one of the minor Great British Occasions — a stroll in the park with some of the Kingdom’s finest. Chelsea Flower Show, Great British, Riding Helmets, Garden, Flowers, Plants, Words, Garten, Gardening

Blog Archive » In memoriam: a tipi and a garden, II

. 2. The garden: . The Chelsea Flower Show is one of the minor Great British Occasions — a stroll in the park with some of the Kingdom’s finest...

Dark image with some waves of blue across it Dark Images, Transcription, Waves, Writing, This Or That Questions, Digital, Blue, Words, Dark Pictures

Resounding Silence - Digital Writing Month

Simon Ensor aka @sensor63 aka Dodger (deceased) is an exiled Francophile Blackpudlian who writes wrongs and other puzzling stories. His blog is the largely self-composted Touches of Sense. Resounding Silence Writing aloud. Transcription. “How do you like to write?” This is a question that I’ve been asking myself recently. “How do I like to write?” …

God as Silence? - Pastor Keith Anderson :: Lutheran Pastor, Author of The Digital Cathedral Lutheran, Cathedral, Stone, Digital, Pastor, Words, Cathedrals, Rocks, Rock

God as Silence? - Pastor Keith Anderson :: Lutheran Pastor, Author of The Digital Cathedral

Pastor Keith Anderson, Lutheran pastor and author of The Digital Cathedral

Inner Voice, Criticality, and Empathy - Hybrid Pedagogy How Many People, People Like, Social Research, If I Stay, Make Sense, Critical Thinking, White Man, About Uk, The Voice

Inner Voice, Criticality, and Empathy

I am deeply disturbed by dominant discourses in society that silence the voices of others, particularly women and ethnic minorities. I am frustrated by people who put others down, particularly online. And I am always surprised by teachers and academics who talk of empowering and encouraging their students while they