Ocean Plastic Debris
All of these pieces of plastic were removed from the stomach of a single north fulmar, a seabird, during a necropsy at the National Wildlife Health Lab.
Evolving Robots Learn To Lie To Each Other:
"The foundationalist reasoning of identity politics tends to assume that an identity must first be in place in order for political interest to be elaborated and, subsequently, political action to be taken. My argument is that there need not be a ‘doer behind the deed,’ but that the ‘doer’ is variably constructed in and through the deed."
Judith Butler in Gender Trouble
Everything I Know: 42 Hours of Buckminster Fuller’s Lectures Free Online (1975)
Map of London on Glove for the Great Exhibition of 1851, George Shove ca. 1851 Printed map on leather Created for the 1851 Great Exhibition (a.k.a. the First World’s Fair). The Victorian lady who owned this glove would have Hyde Park in the palm of her hand and the River Thames wrapped around her little finger.
This short computer generated film by Kieran Baxter tells the story of settlement at Jarlshof in the Shetland Islands.. Reconstructed elements are speculative and based upon current understanding of the sites remains and context.
Is Math Liberal? Math is more than just calculations. Beneath it all lies a nuanced way of thinking.
"analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies."
E. B. White