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Majestic as a sea snail (or a history of purple)

In antiquity, Tyrian purple was the color of the royalty. The still dazzling tincture bears the secret history of a snail in the Mediterranean.

Can dreams predict the future?

A brief tour through the history of dream interpretation and its ineffable power over humankind.

The costume and allegory of Mardi Gras; A guide to turning fantasy into reality

On the festivities typical of New Orleans, an eccentric aesthetic and the forgotten creators who conceived of it all.