Don’t Romanticize the Present

Don’t Romanticize the Present

16 Views Steven Pinker and Jason Hickel have recently engaged in a back-and-forth about whether or not global poverty is decreasing. The first salvo was an essay by Hickel in the Guardian targeting claims made by Bill Gates. Pinker responded here, and Hickel posted his rejoinder at his site. I’ll let you dive in to the […]

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Cool Present Relays Methods images

54 ViewsSome cool Present Relays Methods images: Image from page 237 of “Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution” (1846) Image by Internet Archive Book Images Identifier: annualreportofbo1908smitfo Title: Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution Year: 1846 (1840s) Authors: Smithsonian Institution. Board of Regents United States […]

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Image taken from page 291 of ‘Palestine, past and present. With biblical, literary, and scientific notices … original illustrations and a new map of Palestine, by the author’

142 ViewsSome cool Scientific images: Image taken from page 291 of ‘Palestine, past and present. With biblical, literary, and scientific notices … original illustrations and a new map of Palestine, by the author’ Image by The British Library Image taken from: Title: "Palestine, past and present. With biblical, literary, and scientific notices … original illustrations […]

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