Monthly Archives: February 2012

Can you help us identify these images?

The Eames Office is calling upon you to help with an exciting project.  You might call it a treasure hunt—and it’s most certainly an opportunity to flex your cultural, art historical and mathematical muscles! In the 1960s, the Eameses’ created a beautiful timeline of the history of mathematics from 1000 AD to the present as [...]

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Saving the World’s Languages

According to the National Geographic, “Every 14 days a language dies. By 2100, more than half of the 7,000 (10+04) languages spoken on Earth—many of them not yet recorded—may disappear, taking with them a wealth of knowledge about history, culture, the natural environment, and the human brain.”  How can we attribute a specific Power of [...]

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