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 …

 

becoming animal

becoming animal

The rather mind mind-boggling news about the Californian woman giving birth to eight babies (and she already has six), made me think of Patricia Piccinnini’s …

 

Architecture and processing change

Architecture and processing change

For many, architects largely offer frameworks for boutique living and institutional arrangements. Ushering in formal expressions of individual luxury and collective organisation, they are servants …

 

radioactive journey

radioactive journey

chernobyl-land-of-the-wolves If you ever consider becoming a nuclear power supporter, have a read through this site. It is very illuminating. One inquisitive, brave woman on a …

 

open source urbanism

open source urbanism

Scott Mitchell and Rory Hyde’s project web site is worth a look. Two clever people, doing a very interesting project: opensourceurbanism

 

great physics-drawing game

great physics-drawing game

http://www.crayonphysics.com/ this is lovely, and exercises a particular kind of physics/machinic thinking. thanks to Paul Minifie for sending it.

 

on emergence and architectural models

on emergence and architectural models

link to a personal favourite of my papers

 

Foreskins for the face

Foreskins for the face

I recently discovered an anti-aging beauty treatment with the primary ingedient of ‘Human Fibroblast Conditioned Media’. They make this with newborn foreskins. But the process, …

 

Plastic Futures; adaptation and the molecular

Plastic Futures; adaptation and the molecular

Latest idea of seminar 09 title.

 

books

books

In picking up a book to get an idea of what its like, eyes flick through thin leaves of words that offer up a semblance …