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ilovecharts:

Mitosis Explained Through Donuts

ilovecharts:

Mitosis Explained Through Donuts

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onthemedia:

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nprmusic:

We sent Yo-Yo Ma and many of his close friends from all over the world to a theatrical props warehouse in Brooklyn to jam and it is ridiculous

Classical musicians goin’ nuts. Love it. -Emily

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theparisreview:

“Whoever alighted upon the virus as a metaphor for computer trouble was shrewd, but cruel. To declare that a computer can ‘get sick’ … is a stroke of empathetic genius; to this kid, at least, it transformed the prospect from one of mild inconvenience to hysterical terror.”
Dan Piepenbring on living in fear of the Melissa virus, first launched fifteen years ago.

theparisreview:

“Whoever alighted upon the virus as a metaphor for computer trouble was shrewd, but cruel. To declare that a computer can ‘get sick’ … is a stroke of empathetic genius; to this kid, at least, it transformed the prospect from one of mild inconvenience to hysterical terror.”

Dan Piepenbring on living in fear of the Melissa virus, first launched fifteen years ago.