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Wednesday links

13 Facts You Might Not Know about the Movie Dune.

This Bill of Mortality shows the death tally of all city parishes in London for the week of Aug 15 – 22, 1665.  The Plague is the number 1 cause of death, followed by various fevers, consumption, and Griping in the Guts.

What’s it like to use the first Apple Mac today.  And here’s a Long Lost Video of Steve Jobs Unveiling the Macintosh to the Public for the First Time.

Gallery: Animals In Winter.

Propaganda lithographs from Russia 1917-1922.

ICYMI, Monday’s links, including Leonardo da Vinci’s handwritten resume from 1482 and fascinating 2.5D animation of classic paintings are here.

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