Category Archives: Technology and Culture

My Whales Speak In Poetry

“What might whales have to talk or sing about? They have no manipulative organs. They can’t make great engineering constructs as we can. But they’re social creatures. They hunt and swim, fish, browse, frolic, mate, play, run from predators – … Continue reading

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Uncanny Valley Digest: Metropolis

Last night’s Metropolis discussion was so Babylonian-modern that I forgot which century we were in! Turnout was almost entirely via call-ins and I was delighted. Sadie put it best when she said, “It’s like we’re in the future.” That comment … Continue reading

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Metropolis Screenshot Slideshow (Prelude & Intermezzo)

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Hello readers! For those of you who may not have time to watch Metropolis (a beautiful restored version is currently streaming on Netflix), I have taken the Executive Nerd initiative and created a learning aid for you. Following is a … Continue reading

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