Recalling the Citizens' Commission to Investigate the FBI.
Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity
Examining daredevil choreographer Elizabeth Streb.
Watch a transgendered teacher inspire a young girl to claim leadership of an all-male hula troupe.
Solar Mamas: Preview
Welcome to India's Barefoot College, founded by Bunker Roy to provide rural women living in poverty with an education that empowers them to make their communities self-reliant and sustainable.
American Denial: Preview
“American Denial” uses the story of Gunnar Myrdal’s 1944 investigation of Jim Crow racism as a springboard to explore the power of unconscious biases and how the ideals of liberty, equality and justice still affect notions of race and class today.
Through A Lens Darkly: Preview
Learn about black photographers who recorded the lives of generations, from slavery to the present.
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Think origami is just paper planes and cranes? A determined group of theoretical scientists and fine artists has abandoned careers and scoffed at graduate degrees to forge new lives as modern-day paper folders. Through origami, these offbeat and provocative minds are reshaping ideas of creativity and revealing the relationship between art and science.
Try it yourself: download a folding diagram below, and try your hand at the art of origami!
Vintage Movie Camera Cut & Fold
by Erik and Martin Demaine (PDF, 312K)
by Robert J. Lang (PDF, 400K)
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