• Over 50,000 digitized pieces of vinyl can now be listened to on Internet Archive

    9 days ago - By The Verge

    New York's ARChive of Contemporary Music has been preserving audiovisual materials since 1985, and a little over a year ago, it partnered with the Internet Archive to bring its Great 78 Project to the public. Along with audiovisual digitization vendor George Blood L.P. and additional volunteers, the Great 78 Project to date has put over 50,000 digitized 78rpm discs and cylinder recordings on the Internet Archive, which can be listened to in all their crackling glory.
    An ongoing project, the Internet Archive actually has over 200,000 donated physical recordings, most of which are from the...
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  • Hyperefficient Agriculture, 50 Years Ago and Now

    Hyperefficient Agriculture, 50 Years Ago and Now

    9 days ago - By Scientific American

    Innovation and discovery as chronicled in Scientific American
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