Is Science in Trouble ?

A call to scholars of all types to help redesign science itself: How to make the in-human sciences humanistic. Roger Malina Aug 11 2019: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3399-3865 When I arrived at UT Dallas, Dennis Kratz infected me with the idea of ‘hard humanities’; how do we take all the knowledge from the arts, humanities and design, and …

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Our First Podcast in Tamil on Creative Disturbance: Aadhavan Sibi Mathivanan with Gautam Sharma

Skip to content Aadhavan Sibi Mathivanan is proud to announce the creation of the new Creative Disturbance Channel: அ முதல் America வரை In this first podcast he is in dialog in Tamil with Gautam Sharma Skip to content Channels Explore அ முதல் America வரைC Visa வில்லங்கம் முதல் மடல்: ‘அ’ முதல் அமெரிக்காவரை. முதலாவது ‘விசா வில்லங்கம்”. எப்படியெப்படி தப்பு …

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1 book that made Roger happy, 1 that made him unhappy; 1 that he has yet to read, so his future state of mind is un-prestatable due to constraint closure.

A World Beyond Physics: The emergence of evolution and Life; Stuart A. Kauffman, Oxford University Press, 2019 ISBN 978-0-19-087133-8 Reviewed by Roger F. Malina, Professor of Physics and Art and Technology, UT Dallas https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3399-3865 A book that made Roger happy. It is not often a book just makes me happy. As I read this book …

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Escape from the Earth and Human Foibles

Colleagues I need to give you advance warning of a book about to come out, which describes the work of my father Frank Malina and his leadership of the team that launched the first human made object to reach outer space. Ironically his mistreatment by the US governement of the time, during the so called …

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Space Artists of the Universe Meet at MIT oct 28/29 2019

colleagues in the space exploration and the arts villages- amdelighted to announcethis major conference on the arts and space explortion !roger malina STEAM FOR SPACE LEADERS OF TOMORROW The International Academy of Astronautics is holding the SecondSymposium on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics forSpace on October 28-29, 2019 at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.The …

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INVITATION:Tale of Thirty Thinking Systems: Art Science Education at US National Academy of Science

Colleagues If you are attending the US National Academy of Science Convening on April 12 http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/bhew/branches/ on the Integration of Arts, Humanities, and STEMM in Higher Education We invite you to discuss, critique and collaborate with us on our TOTTS initiative The initiative for teaching and learning art and science in the way that brains …

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Incentivising Transdisciplinary Individuals and Teams: Donate to the Marjorie Duckworth Fund as a nudge

Colleagues Our community of practice, or networks of villages face a number of obstacles to crossing the arts, sciences and technologies. Among these are the ways that most institutions are organised around “Disciplines” or narrow “Professions”. Ranging from physics to marketing to everything in between. I hate to tell you but the earth’s ecology does …

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Publish-ing when the intended audience are artificial beings such as primitive A.I. life forms

Colleagues The recent months ave been hectic and productive in our UTD ArtSciLab ( https://artscilab.atec.io/  ) . This semester our seminar is around the topic of expertimental publishing and experimental curating (EXPUCU in our local artscilab dialect). This is a continuation of the Leonardo experimental publishing initiatives over the last 50 years; we have been seeking …

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After the Internet : Leonardo call for ideas on what will replace the internet

Leonardo Colleagues OK how can Leonardo launch a publication for space tourists ? check out http://www.olats.org/space/sasc21/2019/sasc21_2019.php As you will remember Leonardo was an early adopter of on-line publishing, Our fineart forum started in 1988 with ray lauzana’s brilliant initiative and the Leonardo web site was one of the first 400 web sites on the web …

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ArtSciLab Grey Paper: Data Listening, Listening to Data, Data Sonification podcast channel update

colleagues Scot Gresham-Lancaster of the UTD ATEC ArtSciLab is the producer of a podcast channel Data and Sound on Creative Disturbance ( https://creativedisturbance.org/ ). He has been interviewing key researchers in the emerging field called variously Data Listening, Listening to Data and Data Sonification. If you are interested in being interviewed for this channel please …

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