On Monday, an 81-year-old man became the first witness to testify in London after 40,000 Kenyans sued the British government for alleged torture and mistreatment under colonial rule.
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Lead image: Flowers (2014), the latest image in the Colonies series. Courtesy Vik Muniz and Tal Danino. The last thing Brazilian multidisciplinary artist Vik Muniz imagined upon meeting MIT postdoctoral fellow, and self...
'Colonies,' the new bio art collaboration between artist Vik Muniz and MIT synthetic biologist Tal Danino, features striking images produced from microscopic photos of bacteria, cells infected with viruses, and cancer cells.
"Outbreak" by Rogan Brown actually makes us want to stare at bacteria for hours on end.
The Central African Republic's capital of Bangui has seen its Muslim population drop from 130,000 to under 1,000 during the past few months. This week we met with the Séléka, the mostly Muslim rebel alliance that overthrew the corrupt government of...
This Mexico City-based duo are really into Soviet-era synths, Krautrock, sci-fi soundtracks, and Alan Parsons.