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Trilobites: Taking Photos Won’t Take You Out of the Moment, Study Suggests

Tempted to grab that once-in-a-lifetime eclipse snapshot? Feel free: Taking pictures helps people engage with and remember experiences more deeply, according to new research. Source: US Feeds Link: Trilobites:...

16 Members of White House Arts Committee Resign to Protest Trump

Artists, authors, performers and others stepped down from the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities after Mr. Trump’s remarks about white nationalists. Source: US Feeds Link: 16...

Late-Night Summer Offerings Include ‘Firestarter’ and ‘Crash’

Nitehawk Cinema in Brooklyn and the IFC Center in Greenwich Village are offering films into the wee hours. Source: US Feeds Link: Late-Night Summer Offerings Include ‘Firestarter’ and ‘Crash’

Ready for the Solar Eclipse? ‘Nova’ on PBS Has You Covered

On Aug. 21, when a coast-to-coast total solar eclipse crossed the United States, PBS will provide a companion show. Source: US Feeds Link: Ready for the Solar Eclipse? ‘Nova’...

A New Hologram of Serena Williams at Martos Gallery

The artist J.P.W.3’s exhibition also includes a wall of ribbons and a pro shop that sells custom-designed tennis gear, featuring Ms. Williams. Source: US Feeds Link: A New Hologram...

Maira Kalman and ‘The Principles of Uncertainty’ Head to Jacob’s Pillow

The visual artist and her friend, the choreographer John Heginbotham, have collaborated on an absurd travelogue incorporating dancers and complex sets. Source: US Feeds Link: Maira Kalman and ‘The...

Best of Late Night: Jimmy Kimmel Says Trump Tower Is Now Its Own Monument to Racism

Late-night TV hosts were already flatly calling President Trump a racist. Then he tweeted to mourn the loss of “beautiful” Confederate statues. Source: US Feeds Link: Best of Late...

America’s Quintessential Maverick Composer, at 100

Lou Harrison, who died in 2003, is celebrated for his iconoclasm. But, our critic writes, he should also be recognized as a modern musical master. Source: US Feeds Link:...

Film by Beijing Students Explores Being Young and Transgender in China

The high school students made “Escape,’’ a film about a transgender teenager’s journey to self-acceptance, to raise awareness about the struggles of transgender people. Source: US Feeds Link: Film...

What’s on TV Friday: ‘Marvel’s the Defenders’ and White Supremacists

Netflix brings some familiar superheroes together for a singular purpose in its latest Marvel series. And two news programs investigate white supremacists in the United States. Source: US Feeds...