GreenPIX, The Zero Energy Media Wall by Simone Giostra & Partners and Arup. Download the GreenPIX Simulator. (Via FayerWayer.)
2min15 koksidje, la mer du nord. From the 2min15 blog: “We created this blog to share videos, photos and music of urban life in different cities. Videos with a length of 1min to 2min15 using digital cameras and basic editing software is the base of the project. This blog was created with non commercial purposes.” “If you like it you can collaborate with us from any other...
Unschooling and Messiness
Jessica Shepherd reviews the recently published How Children Learn at Home in the Guardian. The review seems to focus more on the unschooling subset of home education and the part that I find most interesting is the comparison to the messiness that often results in creative leaps. It reminds me of a variety of articles that have been emphasizing the importance of random events and...
Holographic Interface - round interface - Ringo (via 10 Futuristic User Interfaces via Bruce Sterling)
Rain flows down hill on Flickr - Photo Sharing! Looks like a nice way to help understand the Big Here.
Doris Lessing on education
“You are in the process of being indoctrinated. We have not yet evolved a system of education that is not a system of indoctrination. We are sorry, but it is the best we can do. What you are being taught here is an amalgam of current prejudice and the choices of this particular culture. The slightest look at history will show how impermanent these must be. You are being taught by people who...
“Aurora is a concept video exploring one possible future user experience for the Web, created by Adaptive Path as part of the Mozilla Labs concept series. For more, visit adaptivepath.com/aurora”