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Ukrinform. Ukraine and world newsUNESCO approves #decision on #monitoring #mission to CrimeaUkrinform. Ukraine and world news"UNESCO's Executive Board adopted an important decision on Crimea. It actually opens up the possibility of sending a monitoring mission and struggling for educational rights, science, protection of cultural monuments in Crimea, including the ...and read more...

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Southern Poverty Law CenterWeekend Read: "The Civil War is over, the Confederacy lost and we are better for it."Southern Poverty Law CenterAs the nation mourned the victims in Charleston, grassroots organizers like Take 'Em Down NOLA modeled the kind of work necessary to persuade local governments to remove these monuments to slavery, white supremacy and oppression from public places. In read more...

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El Dorado News-TimesQuest to save DC's #1st federal monuments: Boundary stonesEl Dorado News-Times"The National Park (Service), they got a $100,000 #grant, and I'm not sure where that grant came from exactly," Janet McFarland, state regent for the Daughters of the American Revolution, told WTOP. "With that grant, they were going to go around, there read more...

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El Dorado News-TimesQuest to save DC's #1st federal monuments: Boundary stonesEl Dorado News-Times"The National Park (Service), they got a $100,000 #grant, and I'm not sure where that grant came from exactly," Janet McFarland, state regent for the Daughters of the American Revolution, told WTOP. "With that grant, they were going to go around, there read more...

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All3DP 3D Printing NewsOpen Heritage Project by CyArk and Google Helps Preserve Monuments in 3DAll3DP 3D Printing NewsThe Open Heritage initiative is a joint #project between Google Arts and Culture and nonprofit CyArk to preserve monuments around the world in 3D and make them available to the public. Many people's dream is to travel the world and see its wonders. But read more...

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Washington PostKourtney Kardashian visits the monuments and dines around DCWashington PostHey isn't that ? Kourtney Kardashian playing tourist in D.C.? There may be a state dinner tonight, but another visiting dignitary, in the form of the oldest Kardashian sibling, had D.C. residents and visitors alike in a frenzy. Kardashian shared ...and read more...

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3DPrint.comTourists Can Experience India's Monuments All in One Place with 3D Technologies3DPrint.com3D printing and 3D scanning technology have been used to reproduce historic #monuments and works of art before, such as the Palmyra Arch and other locations and items threatened or destroyed by terrorism and war. The monuments to be reproduced in Delhi read more...

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The Sydney Morning HeraldWanted: someone who can fix the Taj MahalThe Sydney Morning HeraldThe remarks were a damning indictment of the failure of the Archeological Survey of India, entrusted with running the country's monuments, to protect the mausoleum against two main threats: primarily the smoke from nearby industries but also from the ...and read more...

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Taiwan NewsMinistry of Culture rolls out 3D modeling program to recreate Taiwan's #historical monumentsTaiwan NewsTAIPEI (Taiwan News) ? A number of Taiwan's past iconic monuments will be brought back to life as part of the Ministry of Culture's (MOC) initiative to establish the ?Taiwan High-Resolution 3D Digital Model Database,? reports said on May 6. Moonshine read more...

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On Tap MagazineScience, Faith, Virtual Reality and Archaeology meet at National Geographic Museum's The Tomb of ChristOn Tap MagazineThis is where #the scientists come in. Professor Antonia Moropoulou and her team have a reputation for saving historic monuments, including the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul and the Acropolis in Athens. Work on the Edicule, however, comes with a twist. The read more...

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WUNCToppling Confederate Monuments The Legal WayWUNCThe community group Hillsborough Progressives Taking Action has helped students petition #the commission to relocate a Confederate monument, known as Silent Sam, from UNC Chapel Hill's Campus. The law in question is N.C. Statute 100-2.1, read more...

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Governance Now"We will be involving #community #volunteers to #effectively police the park"Governance NowThe work on Sunder Nursery, a lush green refuge from urban chaos in central Delhi, started in 2007, when the Aga Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC) undertook a conservation and renewal project. The 90-acre complex houses 15 monuments (out of which six date ...and read more...

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Albuquerque JournalNorthern #states taking down #vestiges of #racism, intoleranceAlbuquerque JournalSome residents say the piece is racist toward Native Americans. Others argue that it is art and can teach people about history. Only time will tell if calls to remove monuments will continue to grow, according to Paul Brest, professor emeritus and ...and read more...

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Star2.comEarly Euro #history inspires British Museum-Royal Selangor pewter collaborationStar2.comArtistic legacies are an important part of human history, preserved in museums and monuments the world over. Relics and priceless artefacts can be immortalised in other ways as well. Royal Selangor is collaborating with the British Museum on a read more...

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Star2.comEarly Euro #history inspires British Museum-Royal Selangor pewter collaborationStar2.comArtistic legacies are an important part of human history, preserved in museums and monuments the world over. Relics and priceless artefacts can be immortalised in other ways as well. Royal Selangor is collaborating with the British Museum on a read more...

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Mountain XpressAsheville Archives: The Lost Cause narrativeMountain XpressAmong her many talking points, Cox will address #the South's ?Lost Cause? narrative, which took shape in the aftermath of the Civil War. From textbooks to newspapers, from monuments to public orations, the Lost Cause mythology sought to present read more...

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CBC.caNASA launch pad, #theme #parks, gardens among 200 ideas sparked by Alexander Docks competitionCBC.ca"We have everything from children who are looking at creating underwater theme parks and cool experiences like that to really well thought-out parks, monuments, pop-up shops, smaller restaurants," said Aaron Pollock, who came up with the idea for the read more...

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CBC.caNASA launch pad, #theme #parks, gardens among 200 ideas sparked by Alexander Docks competitionCBC.ca"We have everything from children who are looking at creating underwater theme parks and cool experiences like that to really well thought-out parks, monuments, pop-up shops, smaller restaurants," said Aaron Pollock, who came up with the idea for the read more...

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Report: 110 Confederate #monuments, #symbols removed nationwide since Emanuel AME shootingLive 5 NewsThe Southern Poverty Law Center says 110 Confederate monuments and symbols across the country have been removed since nine people were killed inside the downtown Charleston church. Removals included 47 monuments, four flags, 37 school read more...

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KBZK Bozeman NewsThe #state leading the way in removing Confederate monuments? TexasKBZK Bozeman News(CNN) -- There was a big push to get rid of Confederate monuments, memorials and symbols after the Charleston church shooting left nine African-Americans dead three years ago. Since then, more than 100 monuments and symbols have been removed ...and read more...

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