If you look carefully you can see there’s a terrific difference in the way they look or, in the ‘resolution’. The image on the right has already broken up into small pieces (pixels) (I hope) you can readily see. The picture on the left was magnified several times more than the one on the right which should give you an idea of how big you can enlarge it and still retain a fairly decent result.
Alondra Nelson was an eight year old when the television adaptation of Alex Haley’s Roots aired in 1977 to an audience of 130 million people. “We knew it was very important,” she said. “My parents were fairly strict about bedtimes and television time, but allowed us to stay up until 11 pm for eight nights.”.
What three things would you want with you if you were stranded on a deserted island?: There’s always tension between the fun/cool and the practical with this question a map, flare guns, Swiss Army, etc. In truth, an endless supply of fountain Diet Coke, some Ray Ban aviators, and a good book sound like bliss as of this moment. Ask me later and I’m sure I could muster a more sensible answer..
The Onion has some fun with the alarming consumer behavior revealed through statistics news story genre, and while the story is of course totally made up and meant as a goof, there actually a valid point here. It name brand sneakers, an all in one espresso maker, or a pair of hip and stylish Ray Ban sunglasses, we devote tremendous resources each year toward our conspicuous attempts at stature enhancement. Pretty much an epidemic at this point, the 52 year old professor added before pausing momentarily to adjust a small gold earring in his freshly pierced earlobe..
A professor of European medieval history at the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton and the first woman to hold the title of University Professor at Columbia, Bynum has produced groundbreaking studies on gender, identity, ritual and symbolism within medieval Europe. Her book, Holy Feast and Holy Fast, was instrumental in introducing the concept of gender into medieval studies. Bynum has served as president of both the American Historical Association and the Medieval Academy of America, as well as the Jefferson Lecturer, the highest honor given by the federal government to a humanities scholar.
One of the first things he did when he started his freshman year was to join DDC as a volunteer to work with kids much like himself low income, college bound students from Upper Manhattan. “It’s double discovery in the truest sense, in my case,” said the 22 year old economics and political science major, who graduated this week. “I’ve been on both sides of that.”.