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Optimism and the Inquisition: The Extraordinary Life of Girolamo Cardano

Polymath Girolamo Cardano was beaten, imprisoned, survived a plague, and was banned by the church. Yet his work in medicine, engineering, mathematics and more is present in our lives today.

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Here Be People: Florida Renaissance Festival 2013

We need more of these places—not just special events like renaissance festivals, comic cons, and indie craft fairs, but every day events that build this welcoming come-as-you-are sense of community.

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Renaissance (2006)

Illusion is frequently the threat in noir (the dark alley hides a killer, the femme is fatale), but the SF angle in Renaissance tweaks the possibilities.

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