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Reading, Writing, Making

Help kids design, hack, tinker, and create by supporting a pilot program to build makerspaces in schools.
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Eyes Underwater

So much of the world's waters remain unexplored — but this portable underwater drone could change the tides of ocean exploration.
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The Ark

Support the making of a VR experience to document the lives of the last four northern white rhinoceros on earth.
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Exhibition Catalogues for 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair

by Touria El Glaoui

Support Contemporary African Artists in the International Art Market.

1.21 GIGAWATTS: Back To The Future Tribute Exhibition

by New Rule

1.21 GIGAWATTS is an illustrated tribute to the classic movie trilogy Back To The Future! Featuring work from 30 international artists.

7th Element - Organic - Vegan - All Purpose Balm

by Nicholas Shepard

Vermont Vegan Supply has created an amazing all purpose balm just in time for winter! It's Organic, Vegan and anyone can use it!

"Braxon Vs. Oregon" San Francisco Premiere

by ENTITY Contemporary Dance

"Braxon Vs. Oregon," an emotive dance theater production surrounding the Death with Dignity Act, makes its San Francisco debut!

Holga Digital - Restyle the Retro Vintage Into New Condition

by Holga Digital

Revolutionize digital camera with the World’s Most Creative Digital Camera System Packed all the Fun Features. Adopted from the Vintage

L O U I S E K Ö R N E R - Contemporary Womenswear Label


High end Contemporary Womenswear label creating clothing with unique prints focusing on great fit and comfort #LKMovement #WearCosmic

Slow Burn

by Jeff Mertz

Slow Burn is a documentary which examines the racial, economic, and culinary tensions of the BBQ scene in Austin's East Side.

Omnivore Limone - for seafood, poultry and vegetables!

by Angelo Garro

Bring the flavors of Sicilian tradition into your home kitchen with Angelo's newest creation – a zesty and herbaceous seasoning!

De Mambo - A spicy, single-screen action platformer

by The Dangerous Kitchen

De Mambo is what happens when you make a game for the price of a coffee a day.

Conceivable Future website

by Conceivable Future

Conceivable Future is a women-led network of Americans bringing awareness to the threat climate change poses to childbearing.

VULFPECK /// Thrill of the Arts

by Jack Stratton

Countdown to Vulfpeck's debut full-length — OCT 9th.

Displaced — Stories from the Syrian Diaspora

by Majd Taby

Personal photos and stories from the men, women, and children behind the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Don't Feed Your Pets Weird Stuff - A Children's Book

by Conor O'Neill Barry

A wildly funny, poetic story that helps children learn about the dangers of feeding their pets strange things.

FLUID - The Learning Water Meter


Get insight into your water use like never before. Conserve water, save money and detect leaks by monitoring usage in real time.

All-Star Video: A 90's Trope

by Bryan Ortiz

Grab your flannel because the 90s are back at the Overtime Theater.

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