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Cool Shades

Cool Shades

Cool Shades provides the first in-depth exploration of the enduring appeal of sunglasses in visual culture, both historically and today. Ubiquitous in fashion, advertising, film and graphic design, sunglasses are the ultimate signifier of 'cool' in mass culture; a powerful attribute pervading much fashion and pop cultural imagery which has received little scholarly attention until now. Accessible and highly engaging, this book offers an original history of how sunglasses became a fashion...

Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses

Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses

Pete the Cat is back in New York Times bestselling artist James Dean's picture book Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses, written by Kimberly Dean. Pete the Cat wakes up feeling grumpy—nothing seems to be going his way. But with the help of some magic sunglasses, Pete learns that a good mood has been inside him all along. Fans of Pete the Cat will love watching him take his positive outlook and transform a grumpy day into an awesome day!

Sammy's Sunglasses

Sammy's Sunglasses

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The Meaning of Sunglasses

The Meaning of Sunglasses

A deputy fashion editor at The Guardian examines the modern world's obsession with fashion, in an encyclopedic volume of instructional and philosophical mini-essays that celebrates fashion's joys and foibles.

Popular Science

Popular Science

Popular Science gives our readers the information and tools to improve their technology and their world. The core belief that Popular Science and our readers share: The future is going to be better, and science and technology are the driving forces that will help make it better.

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9 things only Doctor Who fans will get this Christmas

With a flick of the wrist, the pincers (which were fixed in the last version) spring open and the green diode lights up. Sunglasses not included... We like to think that this cosy double duvet cover is what Rory and Amy slept under during their time in the ...

WATCH: Bono invited this little guy on stage in Belfast last night, and he rocked it

Sporting a pair of ‘Bono inspired’ sunglasses and a Mexican flag, brothers Paco and Alex were quickly given guitars to play along with the band’s hit Angel of Harlem - after a rendition of ‘Olé Olé Olé’ of course. We are not gonna lie ...

Sharon schools looking to brighten up Tiger Stadium

SHARON – Next football season Sharon Tiger fans may have to consider wearing sunglasses to night home games. The school district’s goal is to erect new lights – possibly atop higher towers – installed by the time football practice starts up in August.

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