Posts Tagged ‘1808’

Timelapse Mosaic: A Year’s Worth Of Sky, Shot Every 10 Seconds

Saturday, March 17th, 2012

A rooftop camera on the Exploratorium museum in San Francisco takes a photo of the sky every 10 seconds for one whole year, resulting in a timelapse mosaic depicting every single day. Found at YouTube from obeyken.

Mounseer Nongtongpaw, Or The Discoveries Of John Bull In A Trip To Paris

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

“Mounseer Nongtongpaw, or the Discoveries of John Bull in a Trip to Paris” is a lavishly illustrated children’s book in verse which was first published in 1808 by William Godwin’s Juvenile Library firm. It is believed to have been a collaborative work including contributions from “Frankenstein” author Mary Wollstonecraft [Godwin] Shelley. Simon Jones narrates this version of the book, animated by Jonathan Blanc, a digital producer for The New York Public Library. Found at YouTube from NewYorkPublicLibrary.