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Avery Green

Avery Green

  Avery Green the house-person (see TED talk) Avery Green is the name of a Victorian terrace house, built around 1895. The house has been named as …

 

TED talk: Can a building be a person?

TED talk: Can a building be a person?

Can a building be a person?

 

Architectural Animality: drawings out for a walk

Architectural Animality: drawings out for a walk

“In play, the human enters a zone of indiscernibility with the animal. When we humans say ‘this is play’ we are assuming our animality.” Brian …

 

syndebio

syndebio

http://syndebio.com/symposium-01/

 

innovation vs design?

innovation vs design?

Here are some examples of articles/texts that address the conflation or relationship between design and innovation (I will keep adding to this): John Thackara’s ‘In …

 

oxytocin + the emergent property of love.

oxytocin + the emergent property of love.

Oxytocin is a hormone involved in the process of giving birth, but has also been called the ‘hormone of love‘ and is claimed to be …

 

Cancer as a talent.

Cancer as a talent.

Eva Vertes looks to the future of medicine | Video on TED.com. This is a talk by a 19yr old who is trying to find a …

 

love latex?

love latex?

How to make your own latex leggings | Making Latex Clothing. this has got them twittering :-) and it might just get me making (not pants though).

 

extreme change

extreme change

So what the hell’s going on in the Eastern States of Australia in the last month? Massive floods in the north, drought and unprecedented …

 

emergent devolution

emergent devolution

If the evolution of species is a clear case of emergence, this article would seem to point to a case of emergent devolution, where the …