March 29, 2019

Ogawa Kazumasa’s Hand-Colored Photographs of “Some Japanese Flowers”

Ogawa Kazumasa (1860–1929) was a photographer and printer in the Meija era. Besides the beautiful hand-colored flower collotypes here, his subjects included geisha in traditional Japanese costumes and landscapes of Mount Fuji. These images are… Continue Reading

March 1, 2019

36 Questions to Ask your Partner that Generate Closeness

In a landmark study from 1997, psychologist Arthur Aron succeeded in making two strangers fall in love in his laboratory -- simply by asking one another 36 questions and then gazing at each other in… Continue Reading