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Exploring the Future With World's Fair Transit; Desk Camping

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TOMORROWLAND—A new exhibition about transportation as presented at the 1939 and 1964 World's Fairs is opening at the New York Transit Museum annex at Grand Central Terminal on July 26. The exhibit entitled Traveling in the World of Tomorrow: The Future of Transportation at New York's World's Fairs will use postcards, photographs, ephemera, and souvenirs from the events to portray how transportation was thought to symbolize the future, how it was thought it would impact modern American life, and how American corporations believed it could lead to a "better world." The exhibit will run through November 2. [CurbedWire inbox; previously]

THE INTERNET—Need a place to work and Starbucks isn't cutting it? Say hello, then, to DeskCamping, a website that allows people to rent desk space across the city by the day, week, or month. Consider it to be the StubHub of desks: anyone can rent their desk for a rate. The site also comes with offers for cubicles, communal desks, et al. [DeskCamping]