Announcing the Heart of Knowledge contest: Help us illustrate why knowledge matters

Communications

From time immemorial, human beings have obsessed over knowledge. It’s one of our most precious resources, and our most jealously guarded. We’ve accumulated it gathering in circles under trees and squeaky chairs in sloped lecture halls, distributed it in etchings on stone tablets and inky letters on paper pages, even sought to hide it by….

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Winners announced in Europeana’s First World War portfolio contest

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"Each of their portfolios," Europeana's Liam Wyatt says, "demonstrated the potential of open-access heritage to help understand European history through diverse, innovative, and qualitative projects."

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Freely licensed magic at Eurovision

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Thanks to Albin Olsson, free photographic mastery was on display at the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest.

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See the stunning winning photographs from Wiki Loves Earth 2015

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Wiki Loves Earth, a photo competition where participants picture protected areas and upload their photos to Wikimedia Commons, was held internationally for the second time in 2015 and gathered 26 countries. The contest is over, and we are now able to present the international winners.

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