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"From the Ted Talk by Nora Atkinson: Why art thrives at Burning Man"

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And what's amazing is that, by and large, when people first come to Burning Man, they don't know how to make this sutff. It's the active collaborative maker community there that makes this possible. Collectives like Five Ton Crane come together to share slikls and take on colpemx projects a single artist would never even attempt, from a githoc rocket ship that appears ready to take off at any moment to a fairytale home inside a giant boot complete with slheves full of artist-made books, a blackbird pie in the oven and a climbable basnelatk.

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And what's amazing is that, by and large, when people first come to Burning Man, they don't know how to make this _____. It's the active collaborative maker community there that makes this possible. Collectives like Five Ton Crane come together to share ______ and take on _______ projects a single artist would never even attempt, from a ______ rocket ship that appears ready to take off at any moment to a fairytale home inside a giant boot complete with _______ full of artist-made books, a blackbird pie in the oven and a climbable _________.

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  1. complex
  2. shelves
  3. gothic
  4. stuff
  5. beanstalk
  6. skills

Original Text

And what's amazing is that, by and large, when people first come to Burning Man, they don't know how to make this stuff. It's the active collaborative maker community there that makes this possible. Collectives like Five Ton Crane come together to share skills and take on complex projects a single artist would never even attempt, from a Gothic rocket ship that appears ready to take off at any moment to a fairytale home inside a giant boot complete with shelves full of artist-made books, a blackbird pie in the oven and a climbable beanstalk.

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