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Karen Brazell

Visual Designer and Photo Editor

Photo: A real change-up

On this day in 1947, baseball’s Fall Classic saw several firsts.


Photo: Cow-abunga!

An itty-bitty bovine makes a big name for herself.


Photo: Hey, let’s hang out!

Spread the word: It’s World Rabies Day.


Slideshow: Science meets circus at the World Maker Faire

The World Maker Faire in Queens was a carnival of robots, engineers, rockets and computer geekery. Plus, a giant mousetrap!


Photo: Build a bigger mousetrap

More photos: Slideshow: Science meets circus at the World Maker Faire


Photo: Happy Birthday Jim!

Jim Henson is one of the most widely known puppeteers in history. He was born September 24, 1936. In 1966, he was approached by public television producer Joan Ganz Cooney to create a family of characters for a new children’s television show that, through skits, songs and performances, would teach children more than just letters […]


Photo: FDR defends Fala

On this day in 1944, during a speech to the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Chauffeurs, Warehousemen and Helpers of America, President Franklin D. Roosevelt addressed a recent political attack against his dog, Fala. He defended his dog’s honor by saying:


Photo: Here’s lookin’ at you, kid

Photography fans are snap happy in Cologne.