Climate Change Could Erase Human History. These Archivists Are Trying to Save It
Climate change making the word hotter, more humid, and more stormy—all conditions that put sensitive paper archives at risk. This problem is forcing us to ask, which histories will we choose to remember?
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Border Patrol Union Just Deleted a Webpage Saying a Wall Would Be 'Wasting Taxpayer Money'
Digital archives show that the page was deleted after the union's president supported building a border wall with Donald Trump in the White House Briefing Room.
NASA Just Released Two Years’ Worth of Apollo 11 Mission Audio
That's more than 19,000 hours of audio from the first moon landing mission.
Cruel Diagonals 'Disambiguation' Is a Lonely, Decay-Obsessed Wonder
The brilliant debut album from Megan Mitchell's experimental electronic project brings together a field recordings, disquieting beats, and an eerily clear voice.
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Porn from the 1920s Was More Wild and Hardcore Than You Could Imagine
And the NSFW art form is disappearing.
Smoke Some Weed, Take a Walk, and Read This Interview With Neil Young
Sixty years into an iconic career, Young is still fighting back against the recording industry. In a rare interview, he talks to Noisey about art, algorithms, and the likelihood of music saving the world.
Alex Robert Ross
2,000,000+ Photos Archive 50 Years of Aussie Life—in Arkansas
This LA art dealer just bought 2 million vintage photographs from the Sydney Morning Herald archive; now he’s sorting it.
Shana Nys Dambrot
Archiving Vintage Liquor Ads Is a Job with Spirit (Pun Intended)
The archivists behind three of the biggest liquor brands share what it takes to keep the history of their drinks alive.
The Brooklyn Academy of Music Just Put 70,000 Art Objects Online
The extensive online archive spans 150 years of performance history.
Yes, These Botanical Collages Look Like They Are Delightfully ‘Womanspreading’
Pristinely stacked floral collages by Tel Aviv artist, Ayala Tal, encourage love and respect for all genders.
Underappreciated Photos Re-Emerge for a Second Life in Philly
6 contemporary Philadelphia artists fill a gallery with bizarre, seemingly auspicious photography.
GIF Competition Gives Antique Imagery a Digital Age Update
These animated cultural heritage materials are decidedly un-stuffy.
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