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Art for everyone — Met Museum makes 375,000 images publicly available

Art for everyone — Met Museum makes 375,000 images publicly available Underscoring the notion that art should be available to as broad a spectrum of the public as possible, the Metropolitan Museum of Art has made its veritable treasure trove of stunning imagery available to the public.Earlier this week, the world-famous museum announced the adoption of a new policy — all images of public-domain artworks in the Museum’s collection would be made available for free and unrestricted use.

Robots take over London Science Museum with the largest ever humanoids display

Robots take over London Science Museum with the largest ever humanoids display And a variety of these machines are on display at the Science Museum in London’s current exhibition, Robots.But what’s even more striking is that this is “the greatest collection of humanoid robots anyone has ever put together,” curators told The Guardian.

Women’s often unsung role in electronic gaming focus of Museum of Play project

Women’s often unsung role in electronic gaming focus of Museum of Play project The Strong National Museum of Play in Rochester, New York, is a collections-based museum focused on the “exploration of play.The museum has announced an upcoming Women in Games project aimed at recognizing the contributions of women in creating electronic games.

The look on this man's face in Melania Trump's latest tweet is actually perfect

The look on this man's face in Melania Trump's latest tweet is actually perfect to visit the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture with Sara Netanyahu, wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.Thus, the sight of a black man gazing towards the sky during FLOTUS's visit to the historical museum is kind of perfect.

Art exhibit features virtual museum thanks to Microsoft’s Hololens

Art exhibit features virtual museum thanks to Microsoft’s Hololens From a small segment of digital graffiti in an art gallery, to becoming the focus of its own small virtual museum in another.In this case, it’s being used to create a functional “virtual museum,” in a project called “Concrete Storm,” as per Fortune.

This politician doesn't like that there's no 'enduring reminder' of Britain's colonial atrocities

This politician doesn't like that there's no 'enduring reminder' of Britain's colonial atrocities In a searing piece in Al Jazeera, Tharoor stressed upon the need for an "enduring reminder" of the atrocities meted out to 35 million Indians "in totally unnecessary famines caused by British policy, or the 'divide and rule' policy that culminated in the horrors of Partition in 1947.He writes: “This famous monument stands testimony to the glorification of the British Raj in India.

There's a museum for penises, but not for vaginas - yet that could change

There's a museum for penises, but not for vaginas - yet that could change UK-based Science YouTuber Florence Schechter has launched a campaign to set up the world's first vagina museum.But there is no vagina museum.

David Attenborough’s ‘Hold the World’ will teach you about fossils

David Attenborough’s ‘Hold the World’ will teach you about fossils In partnership with Sky and London’s Natural History Museum, he’ll be narrating a new experience called Hold the World, a VR application that looks to teach you about objects that you can (virtually) hold in your hands.The Natural History Museum in London is an enormous building and institution, containing more than 80 million artifacts from Earth’s storied history.

Historical photos part 1 AD

Historical photos part 1 AD Army in April 1945 Babe Ruth lying unconscious after running into a wall chasing a fly ball.He would regain consciousness 5 minutes later and get 2 more hits in the game.

Night at the Museum

Night at the Museum okay but why don' t more people talkabout Night at the Museum likepoo characters and people beingportrayed by poo peopleand it has one of the funniest, best,most ridiculous friendships in moldshistoryand you have Robin Williams as TeddyRoosevelt l meanand if all that didn' t convince youthere' s also a tiles skeleton that playsfetch with one of its own ribsTH IS MOVIE

Oh no, a pop-up O.J. Simpson museum is coming to L.A.

Oh no, a pop-up O.J. Simpson museum is coming to L.A. J.The museum will feature a white 1994 Ford Bronco — reportedly for attendees to take pictures with — although it is not the original car from Simpson's notorious high-speed highway chase.

Namco Museum Collection Comes to the Nintendo Switch eShop Today

Namco Museum Collection Comes to the Nintendo Switch eShop Today The Nintendo Switch is about to get another shot of retro love when the Namco Museum Collection releases tomorrow.The Namco Museum Collection has been released on many different platforms over the years.

No, that ancient fidget spinner wasn't one after all

No, that ancient fidget spinner  wasn't one after all You know that 4,000-year-old fidget spinner that everyone was on about?Yeah, turns out it wasn't one after all.