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Plants chatter amongst themselves to spread information, a lot like humans and other animals, new research suggests.
Paul Ralph Ehrlich (born May 29, 1932) is an American biologist and educator who is the Bing Professor of Population Studies in the department of Biological Sciences at Stanford University and president of Stanford's Center for Conservation Biology . [ 2 ] By training he is an entomologist specializing in Lepidoptera (butterflies), but he is also a prominent ecologist and demographer. Ehrlich is best known for his dire warnings about population growth [ 3 ] and limited resources.
Kenneth C. Knowlton (born 1931 in Springville, New York ), is a computer graphics pioneer, artist, mosaicist and portraitist, who worked at Bell Labs . In 1963, Knowlton developed the BEFLIX (Bell Flicks) programming language for bitmap computer-produced movies, created using an IBM 7094 computer and a Stromberg-Carlson 4020 microfilm recorder.
World on a Wire is a gloriously paranoid, boundlessly inventive take on the future from German wunderkind Rainer Werner Fassbinder. With dashes of Stanley Kubrick, Kurt Vonnegut, and Philip K. Dick, Fassbinder tells the noir-spiked tale of reluctant hero Fred Stiller (Klaus Löwitsch), a cybernetics engineer who uncovers a massive corporate conspiracy.
Tree Drawings By Tim Knowles
For the electronic music project, see Chroma Key .
Not to be confused with John Cale .
Data Garden interviews artist, Bartholomäus Traubeck . For people that are seeing Years for the first time, can you give a brief description? It’s basically a modified turntable that uses a camera as a pickup and that samples a microscopically small image of the year rings.
Radio Event No. 20: Rhododendron Early bio-sensing electronics wiz Tom Zahuranec invited an audience to a special radio event situated in the KPFA Music Office.
Data Garden interviews bio-art pioneer Richard Lowenberg . The artist has exhibited internationally since the late ’60s- trailblazing the fields of bio-sensing, video-media-performance arts, tele-community development, information ecology and bio-regional activism & planning.
Mount Roraima ( Spanish : Monte Roraima [ˈmonte roˈɾaima] , also known as Tepuy Roraima and Cerro Roraima ; Portuguese : Monte Roraima [ˈmõtʃi ʁoˈɾajmɐ] ) is the highest of the Pakaraima chain of tepui plateau in South America . [ 4 ] :156 First described by the English explorer Sir Walter Raleigh in 1596, its 31 km 2 summit area [ 4 ] :156 is defended by 400-metre-tall cliffs on all sides.