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5 Cross-Disciplinary Cookbooks
5 Cross-Disciplinary Cookbooks

What Dracula, liquid nitrogen and hackers have to do with IKEA furniture.

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Through the Eyes of the Vikings: The Aerial Arctic
Through the Eyes of the Vikings: The Aerial Arctic

From fjords to humpbacks, or what 11th-century nostalgia has to do with polar bears.

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13 Words: Lemony Snicket + Maira Kalman
13 Words: Lemony Snicket + Maira Kalman

A despondent dog, a busy bird, and what iconic illustration has to do with the iPad.

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Street Knowledge: An Encyclopedia of Street Art
Street Knowledge: An Encyclopedia of Street Art

Globe-trotting via Banksy, or what 1980’s New York has to do with contemporary Iranian art.

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On Words
On Words

A modern-day Helen Keller moment, or why the currency of communication is more complex than we think.

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