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Design & Art Magazine: Architecture: Ludwig Mies Van der Rohe's Villa Tugendhat One of the icons of early twentieth century Modernism, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe's Villa Tugendhat has been restored to it's austere 1929 splendour after a two-year renovation. Filled with many of the architect's influential furniture designs still produced today, the house looks serenely across to the historic centre of Brno in the Czech Republic, write Andreas Romagnoli & Jeanne-Marie Cilento. Photographs by Andreas Romagnoli MIES van der Rohe’s Villa Tugendhat retains it's revolutionary purity and cutting-edge style even after nearly a century of minimalist design. The architect's famous less is more dictum is fully evinced in the functional design of the house.

USTREAM - ISS HD Earth Viewing Experiment Black Image = International Space Station (ISS) is on the night side of the Earth. No Audio = Normal. There is no audio by design. Add your own soundtrack. Chimie [Flash Info Chimie] #50 Production solaire bio-inspirée d’ammoniac La synthèse de l’ammoniac à partir du diazote atmosphérique, c’est un peu la star de l’industrie chimique. Des tonnages formidable (136.5 millions de tonne en 2012), qui alimentent l’industrie des engrais, des polymères, des explosifs… Pourtant, c’est toujours le même procédé … Continue reading

International Migrant Population by Country of Origin and Destination International Migrant Population by Country of Origin and Destination Based on estimates from the UN Population Division, this map shows the immigrant and emigrant populations by country of origin and destination. Select a country from the drop down menu. It’s happening, you’re watching real time video from space - Article An Airbus Defence and Space project could revolutionise observation from space. GO-3S satellite would potentially be capable in just a few minutes of directing its 100km x 100km field of observation to a target zone to transmit images and video to the ground in real time. An optical observation satellite in geostationary orbit would be able to continuously monitor a specific location on Earth, opening up unprecedented prospects in the fields of defence, natural disaster management, infrastructure protection, security and many others. June 2025, a humanitarian disaster in a country in the Sahel forces tens of thousands to flee to borders with the neighbouring countries. This emergency management scenario could soon become a reality, thanks to Airbus Defence and Space, whose GO-3S (Geostationary Observation Space Surveillance System) project could revolutionise the satellite imaging market. “The GO-3S satellite is part of Airbus Defence and Space’s innovation approach.

Ludmilla Science Conjuguer théâtre et science : le pari réussi de la compagnie qui a inventé les visites olfactives. « On peut toucher seulement avec les yeux » c’est ce qu’on a dit, et qu’on continue à dire, à des générations d’enfants qui visitent un musée. Dans les musées modernes, et surtout dans les musées où on fait de la vulgarisation des sciences, on ne peut plus omettre une section dédiée à « voir avec les mains », autrement dit toucher pour connaître, manipuler pour comprendre. Sans compter l’intérêt pour les visiteurs handicapés. Bucolismo El bucolismo ensalza las bellezas de la vida rural. El bucolismo es una temática habitual de la literatura, la pintura y el teatro que suele ambientar en lugares naturales rústicos como bosques y montañas, en cercanía de prados y agua, diálogos de temática amorosa y disputas musicales protagonizadas por pastores, a veces encubriendo personajes o historias de amor reales. En la literatura se refleja a través de géneros como el idilio, la égloga, la serranilla, la pastorela, la égloga dramática o farsa pastoril y la novela pastoril. El género[editar]

When Mexicans crossed our border to feed Americans in need Mexican troops arrive in San Antonio on Sept. 8, 2005, with aid for Hurricane Katrina victims. (William Luther/San Antonio Express-News via Associated Press) By Stephen R. Kelly August 28 Hong Kong's human battery hens: Claustrophobic images show how slum families squeeze their lives into the tiniest apartments Bird's-eye images released by social group documenting plight of poorest in one of world's richest citiesGroup's director: 'Lurking beneath this prosperity is great inequality and a forgotten group of poor people' With a land mass of 1,104sq km and a population of 7 million, it is also one of the most densely populated By Simon Tomlinson Published: 11:21 GMT, 22 February 2013 | Updated: 13:39 GMT, 22 February 2013

Titles with full-text online "The 1688 Paradise Lost and Dr. Aldrich": Metropolitan Museum Journal, v. 6 (1972) Boorsch, Suzanne (1972) 20th-Century Art: A Resource for Educators Paul, Stella (1999)