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The Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Association Marcel Duchamp and the Centre Pompidou have launched an online Marcel Duchamp research portal with more than 18,000 documents and 50,000 images.

Ulysses at 100: the birth of the modern.

Martha C. Nussbaum on not hating the body.

Alex Ross on Thomas Mann’s brush with darkness.

Andreas Reckwitz on the sociology of loss (in German).

A recent book surveys different styles than can be used to prove a single theorem.

Neural noise shows the uncertainty of our memories.

How the physics of resonance shapes reality. The same phenomenon by which an opera singer can shatter a wineglass also underlies the very existence of subatomic particles.

What an extreme ultraviolet (EUV) lithography system looks like (from the outside). Designed and manufactured by the pride of Dutch technology firms, ASML.

Joan Didion (1934-2021). A guide to Joan Didion's books.

100 ways to slightly improve your life without really trying.