archives

archives

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.
Caroline Haskins
1.11.19
Apollo 11

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.
Samantha Cole
8.1.18
Premieres

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.
Alex Robert Ross
7.9.18
Sex

Porn from the 1920s Was More Wild and Hardcore Than You Could Imagine

And the NSFW art form is disappearing.
Mark Hay
4.5.18
Music

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.
Andrea Domanick
Alex Robert Ross
3.23.18
photojournalism

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
8.7.17
ADVERTISING

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.
Giaco Furino
8.4.17
archives

The Brooklyn Academy of Music Just Put 70,000 Art Objects Online

The extensive online archive spans 150 years of performance history.
Nathaniel Ainley
7.17.17
digital art

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.
Diana Shi
3.11.17
Art

Underappreciated Photos Re-Emerge for a Second Life in Philly

6 contemporary Philadelphia artists fill a gallery with bizarre, seemingly auspicious photography.
Diana Shi
1.29.17
Art

GIF Competition Gives Antique Imagery a Digital Age Update

These animated cultural heritage materials are decidedly un-stuffy.
Masha (Maria) Koblykova
12.3.16
history

Activists Release Nearly 100 Years of TIME Magazine Issues For Free

Michael Best, a freedom of information activist, pulled the files from TIME’s subscriber’s only vault.
Joseph Cox
7.16.16
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