Citing a snippet from Browning’s long poem ‘Bishop Blougram’s Apology‘ as an epigram for all his works:
Watch: Vegan leather made out of mangoes Boing Boing
Bob Smith got the Watergate break-in leak before the Washington Post. But the New York Times, then as now, avoids tough political stories.
AND YET IF THEY EAT LESS, THEY’LL LOSE WEIGHT: Lockdown weight gain: Telling people to eat less has never been the answer.
Astronomers have spotted x-rays from behind a supermassive black hole MIT Technology Review
The IPPA Photographer of the Year Award is open to photographers who use an iPhone or iPad to take photos, and the winners of the 2021 competition demonstrate just how capable these devices are (and how much photography is not about your equipment). I’m struck by how many of the winners were not taken with the latest phones — the grand prize winner (above, top) was shot with an iPhone 7, which came out in 2016. Photos above by Istvan Kerekes, Jeff Rayner, and Enhua Ni.