OPEN OBSERVATORY CHALLENGE ROGER MALINA AND THE NEW LEONARDOS

Interview with Roger Malina: Txt: Teresa De Feo / Eng: Mimi Peña Full interview is posted at http://www.digicult.it/digimag/article.asp?id=1764 Teresa De Feo: Mister Malina, you believe in the relationship between science and humanity and particularly in the relationship between science, art and technology and seeing as, according your ideas, seem to be the most fruitful solutions …

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Editorial: Intimate Science and Hard Humanities (Leonardo, February 2009)

Intimate Science and Hard Humanities Leonardo Journal Editorial by Roger Malina to appear 2009 Re-reading Darwin’s Origin of Species on its 150th anniversary, one is struck by the lucidity and humility of the argumentation and the transformative power of its conclusions. Yet the theory of evolution is still not widely understood or accepted. Arrhenius first …

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LIMITS OF COGNITION: ARTISTS IN THE DARK UNIVERSE

LIMITS OF COGNITION – MUTAMORPHOSIS 2008 text ABSTRACT Discoveries in cosmology reveal that 97% of the energy and matter content of the universe is in a form that is of an unknown nature, called dark matter and dark energy. For all of human history, our species has been studying only the same kind of matter …

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The SCANZ 2011: Eco sapiens symposium

The SCANZ 2011: Eco sapiens symposium will be an event involving individuals from a number of different worlds (e.g scientists, artists, social activists and community change agents, cultural commentators, educators, tangata whenua). Our primary aim is to facilitate connections and foster innovative, and practical solutions to the issues we are facing. Accordingly, a mixture of …

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