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Burning Man is an annual gathering that takes place at Black Ro...

wikipedia - 22 Sep 2017
Burning Man is an annual gathering that takes place at Black Rock City—a temporary city erected in the Black Rock Desert in Nevada. The event is described as an experiment in community and art, influenced by 10 main principles: "radical" inclusion, self-reliance, and self-expression, as well as community cooperation, civic responsibility, gifting, decommodification, participation, immediacy, and leaving no trace.
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Is Burning Man Just a White-People Thing?

The Root - 23 Sep 2017
Last year I attended Burning Man for the first time, convinced by a friend who had returned from the event in 2015 bubbling over with excitement. “You have to come with me,” she told me and another (black) friend. “We'll make our camp the blackest one ...
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Pizarro: Bringing the art of Burning Man to San Jose

The Mercury News - 23 Sep 2017
It was at Burning Man in 2016, and a traveling version was in London this summer. The piece will be unveiled at a 6 p.m. ceremony on Nov. 3, Adams-Hapner said, and will remain at San Jose City Hall — on the Santa Clara Street sidewalk from Fourth to ...
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Burning Man attendee dies after running into flames

CNN - 03 Sep 2017
He called it a tragedy for all "burners," as followers of Burning Man are called -- especially for "juveniles who are allowed to attend the festival and may not have the same coping skills as adults do when they see something this tragic happen before ...
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Thousands of bikes abandoned at 'leave no trace' Burning Man

SFGate - 14 Sep 2017
Burning Man cyclists are taking flak after an Instagram photo showing a sea of dusty bicycles abandoned on the playa was widely shared on social media. The haunting photo by Logan Mirto shows some of the 3,000 to 4,000 bicycles left by Burners who ...
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This Man Ran His Fifth Ultra Marathon At This Year's Burning Man

Your EDM - 24 Sep 2017
Running a marathon is hard enough, but how about running an ultra marathon at Burning Man?? The ultra marathon at Burning Man happens every year, put on by the Pink Lightning camp on the playa, and Ryan Van Duzer just participated in his fifth event.
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Loveland inventor goes big at Burning Man with giant sculpture

The Coloradoan - 18 Sep 2017
And, after almost three weeks in Nevada's Black Rock Desert showcasing it at Burning Man, they were driving back to Colorado earlier this month in a used — and unpredictable — RV VanDyne had purchased just for the journey. "On the way home, we were ...
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At Burning Man while your startup burns

TechCrunch - 04 Sep 2017
Whether you're going to Burning Man, Ibiza, SXSW, or some big international tech conference, the message you send is the same. If your startup isn't succeeding, you're skipping out on the dirty work while hoping some miracle revelation or networking ...
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'Burners' abandon thousands of bikes in Nevada desert

Sacramento Bee - 16 Sep 2017
While abandoned bicycles at Burning Man, an annual weeklong counterculture event in the Nevada Black Rock Desert, is a normal – if undesired – occurrence, event organizers said this year 3,000 to 4,000 bikes were left and given to charitable groups.
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Why Newcomers Can't Ruin Burning Man

Fortune - 28 Aug 2017
Some critics charge that with Burning Man's growing popularity, its community has been ruined by people who attend but don't adhere to the 10 Principles. While newcomers invariably introduce changes, ultimately it doesn't matter whether Burning Man ...
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Bicycles left at Burning Man will be donated to local nonprofits

KRNV My News 4 - 13 Sep 2017
Have you seen the crazy images of the thousands of bicycles left after Burning Man? This is where about 700 of them end up -- the Reno Bike Project repairs them, stores them, and then sells them back to burners next year. The best part -- the profits ...
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Woman passes out breast milk at Burning Man: 'It's just human'

SFGate - 07 Sep 2017
Miki Agrawal didn't plan to pass out her breast milk at Burning Man. But when the first-time mom got to the playa and needed to relieve her engorged breasts by pumping, it made sense to share the milk with others. "It just kind of happened where I didn ...

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