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Good morning. ’When honeybees and zebra fish, isolated from each other, were allowed to interact through robot intermediaries,…

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‘The documents were written on hundreds of strips of bamboo, about the size of chopsticks, that seemed to date from 2,500 years…

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’Government funding and tourism revenues … have their limitations. But the mayor of Easter Island has come up with an innovative…

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’Seek out the faceted moments of geomediation at the Hermits Rest, after staring down The Abyss. Layers upon layers, Bright…

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Srinivas: Anthropology cannot be satisfied to train students for a crumbling world, but rather should allow them to imagine a…

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’The Anti-Locust Research Centre (ALRC) was set up in London, United Kingdom, by the Colonial Office in 1945, with the aim of…

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’How do you learn to ‘experience’ Bigfoot, to ‘see’ traces of Bigfoot, to accomplish the evidential practices of Bigfooting when…

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‘The Orkney electron gives me hope that the future can be otherwise, that there is another way of being and living that is not…

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‘“He wrote some incomprehensible books that no one standing here has read and never will read,” said Russian Navy vice-admiral…

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‘The dinosaurs never die outright, and the new age of abundance never quite gains its inviolable foothold. The future just keeps…

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’Kalashnikov has been looking to take its brand in different directions and recently launched a clothing line and a catalogue of…

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Members of Special Forces Cavalry—one of them with a snake around his neck—walk in front of Paraguay’s new president during a…

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Free PDF downloads of the two-volume Global Encyclopaedia of Informality; a catalogue of gift-giving, bribery, interest-driven…

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‘Unless we introduce a different business model, we will end up with more of the same. It is time to try a mixed economy in…

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’If the invention of general purpose computation and robotics had occurred in a society much earlier—one founded on the woven…

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Pitch: seminar course on ‘failed’ technologies across time and space; OLPC, Free Basics, the Qinhuangdao straddling bus, the…

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’[Mongolia’s] monasteries are increasingly run by millennial monks, the first generation to come of age after decades of…

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