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Nike’s Profitable Wokeness, Justice KavanaUGHhhhhh 9.5.18

Nike’s Profitable Wokeness, Justice KavanaUGHhhhhh 9.5.18

In episode 225, Jack and Miles are joined by Go Fact Yourself's J. Keith van Straaten to discuss Colin Kaepernick's Nike sponsorship, polls showing that Democrats are gaining advantage in midterms,
11,800-pound meteorite withstands a devastating fire at Brazil's National Museum

11,800-pound meteorite withstands a devastating fire at Brazil's National Museum

The hefty metal Bendegó meteorite still sits unscathed inside the charred entrance to Brazil's palatial National Museum, after flames spread through the 200-year-old halls Sunday night. The

Starting Monterey Car Week At Canepa

Car Week in California’s Monterey Bay has officially begun. Vintage race cars have already graced the tarmac at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, an inordinate quantity of Porsches have descended upon
How to Get Free Tickets for September's 'Museum Day' Now

How to Get Free Tickets for September's 'Museum Day' Now

On September 22nd, museums across the country will offer free admission as part of the Smithsonian’s annual museum day. While admission is free, in order to get in you’re still going to need a ticket,
You no longer have to go to Italy to study these 300 museum artifacts up close

You no longer have to go to Italy to study these 300 museum artifacts up close

The Uffizi Galleries partnered with Indiana University to digitize their entire sculpture collectionThe Uffizi Digitization Project currently hosts over 300 interactive 3D scans of the Gallery's
A treasure trove of 3D scientific specimens is now free to see online

A treasure trove of 3D scientific specimens is now free to see online

Thanks to the California Academy of Sciences, you can access more than 700 scientific specimens and artifacts from the world-class collection via the online 3D and virtual reality platform

The Sleeper Shop Outside Los Angeles

I was in Torrance, Calfornia to shoot a certain Group 5 BMW E21 when the owner mentioned there was a shop a few blocks away that I might be interested in. Naturally, this is all it took to pique my

The Petersen’s Vault Unlocked

If you’re reading this, I’m sure you’re already well-versed in the greatness that is the Petersen Automotive Museum. I know for certain that many of you have been there yourselves, too. I’ve already

The Porsche Effect at The Petersen

What is it about Porsche that’s so special? It’s not a particularly difficult question to answer; much harder would be to deliver a concise response. Porsche has had decades’ worth of success in so
The World’s First Digital Art Museum Opens in Tokyo

The World’s First Digital Art Museum Opens in Tokyo

Is it art or merely spectacle? The world's first digital-only art museum in Tokyo has now opened.
America's First Comedy Museum Preserves a Time When We Knew How to Laugh

America's First Comedy Museum Preserves a Time When We Knew How to Laugh

The National Comedy Center in Jamestown, New York, the birthplace of Lucille Ball, opens its doors this Wednesday.

The Japanese Invasion At The Petersen

The Petersen Automotive Museum has always done a great job of displaying a vast variety of cars. This time, though, they have outdone themselves. In the upstairs area where a number of prestigious

A Prelude To The Petersen, The Greatest Automotive Museum on Earth

The Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles is a destination that should need no introduction. It’s a special place. We’ve stopped by plenty of times before, and even given you a rare photographic
'Workshop of Lights' is the first digital museum in Paris

'Workshop of Lights' is the first digital museum in Paris

The Atelier des Lumières was once a factory. Now it's home to Paris' first immersive digital museum, which relies on projectors and speakers to give fine art a new medium of representation.
Morwellham Quay: A Historic Copper Port

Morwellham Quay: A Historic Copper Port

Just four miles to the southwest of Tavistock, in Devon, England, “bordering the beautiful River Tamar, amidst towering cliffs and gently rolling farmland”, lies Morwellham Quay—a historic river port
Japan’s first digital art museum makes visitors a part of the installation

Japan’s first digital art museum makes visitors a part of the installation

Tokyo's MORI Building DIGITAL ART MUSEUM has opened its doors and invites visitors to immerse themselves in its psychedelic installations. Inside the museum's 107,000 square-foot space, patrons can
Become one with art at Tokyo's psychedelic digital museum

Become one with art at Tokyo's psychedelic digital museum

Japan's TeamLab has created some of the most trippy, interactive and Instagram-able digital art installations ever. It's only fitting, then, that the group is getting its own digital museum in Tokyo,
The Louvre created an entire art tour based on Beyoncé and Jay-Z's 'Apesh*t' video

The Louvre created an entire art tour based on Beyoncé and Jay-Z's 'Apesh*t' video

Have you ever seen regular old museum attendees go apeshit? No? Well, thanks to the Louvre, now you can! The Paris museum — home to famous works like Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa, and more recently,
Woman creates tiny portable micro-museums

Woman creates tiny portable micro-museums

Amanda Schochet created MICRO, a fleet of six foot tall museums that can go anywhere: the DMV, an office lobby, a classroom, wherever. (more…)
The Japanese Museum With The Most Flexible Opening Times

The Japanese Museum With The Most Flexible Opening Times

Ichimura Mamoru stands in front of his museum in Kyoto. Photo credit: thornet_/Flickr In a quiet residential street in Kyoto, Japan, just around the corner from Kennin-ji Temple, stands a tiny,