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Movies, Music, And Books That Enter The Public Domain Today

Movies, Music, And Books That Enter The Public Domain Today

Today isn’t just a day to nurse your hangover from New Year’s Eve—it’s also a day to celebrate the public domain. Movies, books, music, and more from 1924 are all entering the public domain today, meaning that you’re free to download, upload, and share these titles however you see fit….

These 19th Century Drawings Of Planets Are Abstract Wonders

These 19th Century Drawings Of Planets Are Abstract Wonders

Image Cache: The New York Public Library is a treasure trove of public domain images. Among them are the Trouvelot Astronomical Drawings, which have images of space as observed throughout the late 1800s. Above is Mars from 1877, which looks less like we see in NASA images and more like…