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Burning Man Just Bought A Permanent Outpost In The Nevada Desert

Burning Man Just Bought A Permanent Outpost In The Nevada Desert

For the past few years the future of the most famous temporary city on Earth has been in limbo. The annual Burning Man festival has grown larger than its site can feasibly accommodate from an environmental perspective, causing some Burners to break off and start their own events. Now, the…

The Fingerprints Of Water On Sand Are Like A Living Organism

The Fingerprints Of Water On Sand Are Like A Living Organism

Image Cache: Nature is filled with repeating patterns. Take this image of dried-up riverbeds in Oman, which could just as easily be the subterranean root structure of a giant tree, or the threadlike tendrils of a fungal mycelia network, or a microscopic collection of neurons.