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Using the Patent Graphic Telescope

3:21

In 1811, British scientist and artist Cornelius Varley patented a curious device. With the aid of his Patent Graphic Telescope, Varley was able to make beautiful, detailed drawings and watercolors of objects small and large like never before. Brent Wahl, an artist and lecturer at University of Pennsylvania gives a demonstration of Varley's invention in Independence Square using a replica.

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Fifth Anniversary Special

The University City neighborhoods each have their own unique characteristics and feel.

58:47

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Friday Arts

The Brandywine Workshop

Founded in 1972, the organization remains committed to preserving diverse American art.

9:02

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All for a Shoe

Ricardo Rivera talks about his team's experience in turning an NBA player into a hologram.

4:04

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NIGHTSCAPE

KLIP Collective, as the name might suggest, is not a commune of barber hippies.

8:51

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Brazilian Fare at COOK

Leticia Moreinos Schwartz shares her passion for her native Brazilian cuisine.

8:29

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Brazilian Fish Stew

Leticia shares her passion for her native Brazilian cuisine.

5:58

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Friday Arts

Preview: Fifth Anniversary Special

The University City neighborhoods have their own unique and distinctive characteristics.

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