Profile

Cover photo
Kirstin Butler
929 followers|8,043 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube

Stream

Kirstin Butler

Shared publicly  - 
 
The New Yorker breaks down what Google looks like now, and why
1
1
MADHAV SINGH's profile photo
Add a comment...

Kirstin Butler

Shared publicly  - 
 
The author who got unusual access to the set of Lindsay Lohan's new movie - and wrote about it - shares his thoughtful reading list.
1
Add a comment...

Kirstin Butler

Shared publicly  - 
 
Crowdsourcing provides Google Maps with updated cartography of North Korea
1
Add a comment...

Kirstin Butler

Shared publicly  - 
 
"In 1889, the Urania Astronomical Society of Berlin put together an illusion of a trip to the moon."
In 1889, the Urania Astronomical Society of Berlin put together an illusion of a trip to the moon and a solar eclipse, created with painted scenery, transparent screens, and a variety models, created live before an audience. Three years later, the same show was presented at Andrew Carnegie's Music Hall, as covered in Scientific American, a decade before Le Voyage dans la Lune, the film by Georges Méliès (previously). The stage show was documented...
1
Add a comment...

Kirstin Butler

Shared publicly  - 
 
Frankenfont: a fictional classic meets typography nerddom
With Frankenfont, Form Follows Fiction. In the latest quirky-adaptations-of-literary-classics news (as opposed to Quirk Books Adaptation News), the Frankenfont project has reconstructed Mary Shelley&#...
1
1
Keith Link's profile photo
Add a comment...
Have her in circles
929 people
Gabriel Ziica's profile photo
Ben Loehnen's profile photo
Hilary Dunn's profile photo
Ali Bahiri's profile photo
Emily Lodish's profile photo
Nadia Mahdvar's profile photo
Scorewith German's profile photo
Jirat Arinrith's profile photo
MUSTAFA JUNAID's profile photo

Kirstin Butler

Shared publicly  - 
 
How about a human head based on your DNA droppings?
Call her the gum scavenger. The human hair collector. The DNA sculptor. The Creators Project recently interviewed New York City artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg, who creates three-dimensional portraits of strangers' heads using DNA samples they've left behind in public: on...
1
Add a comment...

Kirstin Butler

Shared publicly  - 
 
When I grow up I want to be Uruguayan president Jose Mujica. He works his own land & gives away 90% of his salary: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20243493
1
Add a comment...

Kirstin Butler

Shared publicly  - 
 
"Under new regulations, live alligators up to 20 inches in length are the only live alligators Uncle Sam will handle." USPS celebrates its 100th bday this year
The US Postal Service is celebrating the 100th anniversary of Parcel Post by renaming it "Standard Post". Introduced on January 1, 1913, Parcel Post was called "A New Year's gift by the American government to the American people": In actual operation, it is expected that the parcel post will bring the factory and the farm into closer touch with the consumer, and that it may reduce the cost of living. The largest city and the most obscure hamlet a...
1
Add a comment...

Kirstin Butler

Shared publicly  - 
1
Add a comment...

Kirstin Butler

Shared publicly  - 
 
When was the term Great Depression first linked to the 1929 crash?
2
1
Roscoe Dunwoody's profile photo
Add a comment...
People
Have her in circles
929 people
Gabriel Ziica's profile photo
Ben Loehnen's profile photo
Hilary Dunn's profile photo
Ali Bahiri's profile photo
Emily Lodish's profile photo
Nadia Mahdvar's profile photo
Scorewith German's profile photo
Jirat Arinrith's profile photo
MUSTAFA JUNAID's profile photo
Links
Basic Information
Gender
Female