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Burning Man

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The Burning Man event has taken place on public lands on the Black Rock Desert Playa every year but one since 1990.

The annual festival draws 70,000 people to create a temporary city in the northern Nevada desert, and the week each year culminates with the burning of the Man structure Saturday night and then the Temple structure on Sunday.

April 2018: Larry Harvey, countercultural guru who founded Burning Man, dies at 70

Dates
August 26-September 3, 2018

Key Links
http://burningman.org
http://burningman.org/timeline

Videos

Headlines
https://www.rgj.com/story/life/arts/burning-man/2018/09/22/747-airplane-burning-man-days-away-getting-home/1381601002
https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/burning-mans-mathematical-underbelly/

Spoilers: Drone shots of Burning Man 2018

I was gifted a scenic flight over Black Rock City ​


https://journal.burningman.org/2018/04/news/official-announcements/larry-harvey-passes/
http://m.sfgate.com/local/article/5-000-bikes-abandoned-Burning-Man-12195262.php
https://www.citylab.com/life/2017/08/the-many-rules-of-burning-man/538389
https://www.wired.com/story/behold-burning-mans-awesome-and-totally-bizarre-architecture
https://www.wired.com/story/burning-man-reveals-chaos-cities
http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Burning-Man-2017-Black-Rock-Desert-playa-12034567.php
http://www.rgj.com/story/life/arts/burning-man/2017/07/31/burning-man-gets-permit-officially-not-cancelled/526428001
https://twitter.com/blackrockdesert/status/892144151927508992
http://boingboing.net/2017/06/18/a-40-foot-tall-pink-flamingo-i.html
http://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2015/09/photos-from-burning-man-2015/404095
http://www.npr.org/2015/08/22/433816670/bugs-leave-as-quickly-as-they-swarmed-in-days-before-burning-man
http://www.rgj.com/story/life/arts/burning-man/2015/04/14/burning-man-conference-talks-culture-art-politics/25752989
http://outbounding.org/articles/view/burning-man-conference-talks-culture-art-politics
http://thisisreno.com/2013/07/blm-issues-permit-for-2013-burning-man-event
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/07/24/burning-man-permit_n_3646701.html
http://theweek.com/article/index/249295/watch-burning-man-2013-as-captured-by-drones
http://www.fest300.com/blog/should-i-share-my-burning-man-pics-on-facebook
http://www.songkick.com/festivals/16446/id/16226609-burning-man-2013

Quotes
Burning Man is retooling itself, trying to figure out how to bring the conditions of Black Rock City to your local life. You all will have your own challenges.
– Steven Raspa, special events lead (rgj.com)

Photos
24

Burning Man 2014: Caravansary

Embedded Tweets

Wikipedia
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Bureau of Land Management (BLM)

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