Everyday Objects

Home Politics: Textiles as American History – Isthmus

press release: Politics at Home: Textiles as American History, open September 1 to November 7, 2021 in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery, explores how the making, exhibiting and collecting of textiles were used throughout the American history as expressions of political beliefs, ideals and affiliations. The exhibition draws exclusively on …

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Winchester Public Library announces virtual programs

Winchester Public Library programs are virtual, unless otherwise noted. Meeting instructions for all programs are available at http://winpublib.org/events. Upcoming virtual programs FUN FRIDAY TALE TIME: July 23 at 11:00 am Join us on the library lawn (weather permitting) for a fun story hour for all ages with song and dance. …

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Thumb Drive Vs Flash Drive Vs Jump Drive

Thumb Drive Vs Flash Drive – A Matter of Semantics When you reduce it, the USB drive and USB drive refer to the same type of device. A small storage device that uses USB (Universal serial bus) interface to connect to a computer is a flash drive. The term flash …

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Chanel Factory 5 Pop-Up Lands in Hong Kong

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the iconic N ° 5 perfume, Chanel has landed its FACTORY 5 pop-up space in Landmark, Hong Kong, offering an immersive experience in the creation of the classic perfume. With bright colors complementing the monochrome aesthetic of Chanel and everyday objects of surreal size …

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Dyson Omni Glide vacuum: get around easily

It’s always nice to see a new product out of the box from Dyson. The constant re-imagining of everyday household objects speaks of a company that has innovation as its very DNA. That’s why I was pretty excited to see a new take on the company’s handheld vacuum. I have …

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Best summer skincare launched in July 2021

It’s summer, all of you! This means it’s time to change up your skin care routine, because when the seasons change, your regimen probably should, too. So, to help you out, we’re sharing the novelty that we know you’ll love. Changing your diet can be scary. Is this serum worth …

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” From engagement rings to recipe cards

For years, every time Frieda Hughes opened her kitchen drawer, she saw her mother’s embossed rolling pin wink at her. “My dad gave it to me when I was about 11 and I’ve always had it with me ever since,” she says. “I even used it once, but I didn’t …

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A family saddened by the removal of the memorial

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) – A Rockford couple are saddened after someone has repeatedly removed their memorial. “It was pretty awful, but it was even worse than losing it all together,” said Aida White. Aida and William White have created a memorial in honor of their son Willie, who died on …

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Science teacher explains: Why dark matter matters

The universe is around 13.8 billion years old, and we haven’t even started to understand its makeup despite scientific and technological advancements. When we think of the makeup of our universe, we automatically think of the stars, planets and galaxies, which rotate gracefully in space. But in the 1960s and …

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The # 1 cause of dementia, according to science

According to Centers for Disaster Control and Prevention, an estimated 5 million adults have dementia, and that number is increasing every year. In fact, by 2060, they predict that number will multiply to nearly 14 million. Although it is often referred to as a disease or illness, dementia is actually …

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Shazam uses the body to charge smartwatches

Sunghoon Ivan Lee shows how the portable device is charged by the contact of his left forearm with the power transmitter under the keyboard. UMass Amherst As smartwatches are increasingly able to monitor vital signs of health, including what happens when we sleep, a problem has arisen: these wireless wearable …

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21 awesome AR and VR tools to learn

Almost everyone has experienced augmented reality and virtual reality to some extent, and while they are fun, augmented reality and virtual reality can also be incredibly powerful when incorporated into it. classroom learning. During an engagement ISTELive 21 session, Jennifer Hall, NBCT, an educational technology specialist with Atlanta Public Schools, …

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3 top tech stocks that could make you rich

Tech stocks have seen volatile trading in the first half of 2021, and there could be more swings on the horizon. However, no matter what happens in the short term, it is likely that the tech sector will continue to produce big winners and play a disproportionate role in fueling …

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“Artists are used to being alone; it’s our way of thinking, creating and changing ‘: Subodh Gupta

Well known for his sculptural work, Subodh Gupta’s designs feature everyday objects like metal plates, bowls, tiffin boxes, milk buckets and other kitchen utensils. Nicknamed the ‘Damien Hirst of Delhi’, the leading contemporary artist often explores the concept of dislocation through his creations. With his works exhibited across the world …

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West Newbury Library Offers Summer Programs |

WEST NEWBURY – The summer reading program at GAR Memorial Library, Tales and Tails, kicks off with a story of endurance and transformation as author, adventurer and TV host Jeff Belanger leads a 19,341-foot virtual climb to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro – one of the famous Seven Summits. Based …

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Brain damage caused by small amounts of plasticizers

Plasticizers in many everyday objects can alter important brain functions in humans. Biologists from the University of Bayreuth warn of this danger in an article by Communications biology. Their study shows that even small amounts of the plasticizers bisphenol A and bisphenol S disrupt the transmission of signals between nerve …

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WSAV NOW WEATHER: Lightning load path

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – We are now in a typical summer pattern of tracking daily thunderstorms with lightning as the main threat. However, this is not part of the criteria for a storm to become severe. With so many outdoor activities here (swimming, enjoying the beach and pool, strolling in …

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What if gravity disappeared? – Explica .co

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On stage Orange City returns this summer | New

ORANGE CITY — Windmill Park will be bustling with activities Wednesday evenings this summer thanks to the return of Onstage Orange City. The live entertainment series, organized by the nonprofit Orange City Arts, was shut down last year due to the coronavirus pandemic. That’s why Abby Rockhill predicts that this …

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Designer of the day: Nik Bentel – SURFACE

Here we ask designers to take a selfie and give us a glimpse into their lives. Age: 27 Occupation: Designer, artist or something in between. Instagram: @nikbentel Hometown: Locust Valley, New York. Workshop location: Harlem. I currently live in a very nice brownstone which needs a lot of maintenance. However, …

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Archaeologists find ancient curse tablets in Athens

Part of a curse tablet against Pytheas, ordered by his adversary in an Athenian court. Photo credit: Dr. Jutta Stroszeck – German Archaeological Institute A major, and somewhat dizzying, archaeological find of a treasure trove of ancient curse tablets was recently made in Athens’ downtown area of ​​Kerameikos (Ceramicus) by …

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The future of smart home accessories – Bharat Hapani

Homes of the future will be sufficiently equipped to interpret various biometric-based needs, such as body temperature, fingerprints and even our heartbeat! Talk about being scientifically crazy! The boom in technological advancements has not affected just one sector, but all sectors of the economy as a whole. It allowed people …

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Antiques column: Stanhope, a little novelty souvenir

I find it a lot of fun, especially when you’re at it. A recently screened program (perhaps not too recently recorded though) featured one of the hunters with a Stanhope. A great novelty. Stanhopes are small novelty keepsakes that contain a miniature peephole revealing a mysterious photograph. The Stanhope is …

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Day 8: Take a photo of gratitude

The challenge Take a fresh look at the people, places and things in your life. Now take a picture. It could be a building you haven’t noticed before, a tree in your yard, children at play, or your pet. Fill out the form below to share your photos with us! …

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A&E Briefs – May 26, 2021

Local high school artists shine The recent Peninsula Olympic High School Art Exhibition at Peninsula College featured 39 works of art including ceramics, collage, digital art, drawings, mixed media, paintings, photographs and videos of local high school students. Sequim won three individual awards, including Michaela Vogel, who won first and …

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TV spotlight falls on soap maker Chorley

Droyt’s Products has been trading in Chorley since 1937 in Progress Mill, a Victorian cotton mill. He makes traditional glycerin soap using old machines and most of the process is still done by hand. Droyt’s is one of the last factories in the world to create soap using such a …

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Draw, paint in these Atlanta workshops

A 2019 study by a developmental psychologist Jennifer drake at Brooklyn College, 10 minutes of drawing was enough to improve mood when participants drew for self-expression or entertainment over the course of a month. Drake’s findings have been published in the journal Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts. More …

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