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Professor Sun Ra’s Afro-futuristic reading program

The jazz master once taught a course at Berkley. It included a rather eccentric reading list…

Jabir, the extraordinary alchemist who imitated God

Beyond the folklore of the golem, alchemy sought practitioners in tribute to God and to God’s secrets.

Conserve the Sound: An audio museum of extinct technologies

Everyday devices once made sounds that have been forgotten over time. An online repository brings them back to life…