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How Maths Geeks Almost Doxxed Banksy

How Maths Geeks Almost Doxxed Banksy

Describing graffiti as a “minor terrorism-related act”, researchers in the UK have used a technique developed for crime-fighting to tag the identity of Banksy, a highly prolific but secretive street artist. The system could thwart more serious crimes, but its use in outing an anonymous artist shows the potential for…

This Office Tower Is Being Demolished, But Not Before A Giant Art Party

This Office Tower Is Being Demolished, But Not Before A Giant Art Party

Buildings get old — most office towers aren’t designed to stand for centuries, as they once were. In Tokyo, a team of artists and curators got permission to interrupt this a near-perpetual cycle of construction and demolition by throwing one last party inside a tower destined for the scrap heap.