Items tagged with: publicdomain
"Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself."
John Dewey died #OTD in 1952.
Dewey was one of the primary figures associated with the philosophy of pragmatism and is considered one of the fathers of functional psychology. He was also a major educational reformer for the 20th century, he founded the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools.
Books by John Dewey at PG:
Évariste Galois died #OTD in 1832.
While still in his teens, he was able to determine a necessary and sufficient condition for a polynomial to be solvable by radicals, thereby solving a problem that had been open for 350 years. His work laid the foundations for Galois theory and group theory, two major branches of abstract algebra. via @Wikipedia
Oeuvres mathématiques d'Évariste Galois at PG:
#ProjectGutenberg #ebooks #PublicDomain
Oeuvres mathématiques d'Évariste Galois by Évariste Galois
Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by volunteers.Project Gutenberg
#PublicDomain / #PD picks of the day:
➡️ @gutenberg_org - Project distributing public domain ebooks
➡️ @publicdomainrev - Journal exploring interesting items of PD
➡️ @art - Bot posting historical art
➡️ @wikidata - Collaboratively-edited PD knowledge base
➡️ @CuisineLibre - French-language PD & CC recipes
➡️ @internetarchive - Archive of PD, CC & other licensed content
➡️ @rstv - Livestreaming PD films 24/7
➡️ @AmigaBoing - Amiga PD & shareware
➡️ @opensciencevids - PD & CC science videos
Project Gutenberg have joined the Fediverse via a Mastodon account here:
If you aren't familiar, they're the group that OCRs and verifies out-of-copyright print works, then makes them available in electronic form to everyone ^_^
Third place in #Wikimedia #Commons Picture of the Year (you've probably seen this one before)
Young stars form in 'The Pillars of Creation' as seen by the James Webb Space Telescope’s near-infrared camera.
Attribution: NASA, ESA, CSA, STScI; image processing by Joseph DePasquale (STScI), Anton M. Koekemoer (STScI), Alyssa Pagan (STScI) / public domain
Full results: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Special:MyLanguage/Commons😛icture_of_the_Year/2022/Results
Content warning: Erotic art (from 1300-1310)
#EroticArt #artwork #art #fresco #vintage #VintageArt #PublicDomain #FrescoFriday
All 22 of Beatrix Potter's animal tales are public domain and available in beautifully formatted ebooks on Standard Ebooks:
#OpenSource #OpenAccess #PublicDomain #ebook
Source (article) https://www.pcgamer.com/duelyst-source-code-is-now-free-for-everyone-no-strings-attached/
Source (code) https://github.com/open-duelyst/duelyst/tree/main/app/resources/units
THANK YOU COUNTERPLAY!
#gamedev #duelyst #publicdomain
duelyst/app/resources/units at main · open-duelyst/duelyst
Duelyst is a digital collectible card game and turn-based strategy hybrid, developed by Counterplay Games. - duelyst/app/resources/units at main · open-duelyst/duelystGitHub
Using Moises and #Ardour to remaster old songs from 1927.
Here's a stereo mix of "I'm Looking Over a Four Leaf Clover" by "Ben Bernie and His Orchestra"
I think I did a decent job.
Welcome to the #PublicDomain:
🎞️ The Cat and the Canary, a silent comedy horror film directed by Paul Leni
@internetarchive you are great, please do post stuff here first (or at least at the same time 😅)
The Cat And The Canary : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming : Internet Archive
This film has fallen into the Public Domain.Internet Archive
#PublicDomainDay #PublicDomain #Copyright
Public Domain Day 2023 | Duke University School of Law
Tweet By Jennifer Jenkins, Director of Duke’s Center for the Study of the Public Domain January 1, 2023 is Public Domain Day: Works from 1927 are open to all! On January 1, 2023, copyrighted works from 1927 will enter the US public domain.web.law.duke.edu
“Public Domain Day (PDD) is an observance of when copyrights expire and works enter into the public domain. This legal transition of copyright works into the public domain usually happens every year on January 1 based on the individual copyright laws of each country.” 📚
There are tons of literary classics that you can finally read freely in your country 👇
#PublicDomain #NewYear #NewYear2023 #PDD #Copyright
«Standard Ebooks is a volunteer-driven project that produces new editions of public domain ebooks that are lovingly formatted, open source, free of copyright restrictions, and free of cost.»
#standardebook #ebook #publicdomain #book #reading
VidCommons is an instance dedicated to #CreativeCommons and #PublicDomain content that I've been funding and maintaining for years. It's intended to provide new instances with something to watch from a singular source, with licenses that encourage resharing and remixing.
If you're interested in talking about it, please read this thread and reach out.
Adopt VidCommons.org as an official PeerTube project · Let’s improve PeerTube!
VidCommons is a PeerTube instance that I started long ago as a type of “content starter pack” for other PeerTube instances to follow. It’s populated pideas.joinpeertube.org
More info behind window 6 of our advent-style countdown calendar for works entering the #publicdomain on Jan 1st: https://publicdomainreview.org/features/entering-the-public-domain/2023/ #PDin2023 #film #metropolis
What Will Enter the Public Domain in 2023?
At the start of each year, on January 1st, a new crop of works enter the public domain. Find our highlights of what lies in store for 2023 here.The Public Domain Review