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World Heritage Site: Huangshan of China « Flickr Blog

World Heritage Site: Huangshan of China « Flickr Blog.  The photo-sharing social media site, Flickr, has once again placed a spotlight on a World Heritage Site; this time, they chose Huangshan to highlight.   I find it curious that this … Continue reading

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Arashiyama « Flickr Blog

Arashiyama « Flickr Blog.  Once again, the editors of the Flickr Blog have chosen to highlight an internationally famous, registered historic site, this time the Arashiyama (“Storm Mountain”) area of Japan.  Just as when I noticed this inclusion of World … Continue reading

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5 Lessons In UI Design, From A Breakthrough Museum

1 | 5 Lessons In UI Design, From A Breakthrough Museum | Co.Design: business + innovation + design. Although focusing on what the Cleveland Museum of Art’s successful use of interactive media means for effective design in public spaces, this … Continue reading

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The Science of Preservation: A Podcast on the Conservation of a Crumbling Church in Philadelphia

Episode 169: Neighborhood Preservation | Chemical Heritage Foundation. “March 19, 2013 | Distillations Staff Download Subscribe in iTunes Majestic old buildings testify to the rich history of cities across the world. But why do some of these buildings seem unaged while … Continue reading

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Arches: Mapping Cultural Heritage for Better Management Practices

For a while, I have been considering how I would eventually like to learn a GIS program in order to better conceive of issues or events in heritage management across space for my long-term research projects.  I have long loved … Continue reading

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World Heritage Site: Huanglong « Flickr Blog

World Heritage Site: Huanglong « Flickr Blog. A World Heritage Site is today’s featured topic on Flickr!  As the Flickr Blog usually highlights photos on a particular photographic theme or an intriguing photographer, rather than a place – and then … Continue reading

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American Historic House Museums, Strategies for Survival

Some American historic house museums, struggling to attract visitors, turn to strategic use of digital media, while others end up going under.  In this article from the Washington Post, we can see how older forms of presenting historic museums are … Continue reading

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