Link Love: 11/5/2010

Cockpit of the Bowlus BA-100 Baby Albatross, National Air and Space Museum, Image Number: WEB11659-2

  • NPR interviews Richard Oram of UT Austin’s Harry Ransom Center about to how deal with archiving digital materials. First, assemble a museum of obsolete technology . . .
  • Looks really fun: the Muybridgizer iPhone app from the Tate Britain museum (free during the duration of their Muybridge photo exhibition) allows you to transform a moving image into vintage-style freeze-frame pictures.
  • We here at SIA are familiar with preserving old recordings, but these folks are making them. Musicologists dipped into pages of Sumerian musical notations to recreate this ancient music. Listen below [via Neatorama]:

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