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From Gallery to Reality (… and Back): The Display of Art and the Art of Display in the Digital Age | EV & N – 314 | CCTV YouTube Version Instant digital integration through QR codes makes it possible to link exhibits in galleries directly with their wider-world context beyond the gallery space. This provides a radically new and effective technology for museums of all sizes, … Continue reading

History in the Digital Age: New Technologies, New Data, New Insights, New Questions | EV & N – 313 – CCTV YouTube Version Recently developed digital technologies enable the elaboration of new insights and research strategies to learn more about the Atlantic slave trade and its aftermath.  At least three major digital initiatives have developed over the last several … Continue reading

Enduring Principles in a Changing Ecosystem: Revolutionary Metaphors for Human Survival in an Evolutionary World | EV & N – 312 | CCTV YouTube Version Humans did not create the ecosystem. We do not understand it. We cannot control it. We must not destroy it. Yet this is what we are doing. As the world water crisis illustrates, as a species … Continue reading

George Monbiot on U.K. Climate Emergency & the Need for Rebellion to Prevent Ecological Apocalypse

Democracy Now! Published on May 2, 2019 On Wednesday, the House of Commons became the first parliament in the world to declare a climate emergency. The resolution came on the heels of the recent Extinction Rebellion mass uprising that shut … Continue reading

Economist Jeffrey Sachs: U.S. Sanctions Have Devastated Venezuela & Killed Over 40,000 Since 2017

Written in Stone: The Silent and Eerie Eloquence of Stone Structures in the Atlantic Trade | EV & N – 311 | CCTV Europeans oversaw the construction of massive stone castles and forts in Africa to conduct the slave trade from the 15th through the early 19th centuries.  These enduring stone structures and their surrounding areas can now be studied in … Continue reading

Sleepwalking Beyond the Point of No Return: Non-thought and Nonsense in High Places | EV & N 309 | CCTV YouTube Version Those in control of the dominant institutions in our society are acting on misplaced metaphors and serious delusions of power in a fragile ecosystem.  The insights of Zheng He, Columbus, Magellan and many others since their … Continue reading

Killing the Soil that Feeds Us: Food, Profit & the Fatal Impact of Petro-Dependent Agriculture | EV & N 308 | CCTV YouTube Version In the face of menacing climate change, agricultural systems around the world are under pressure to produce more food — fast.   In response many “agricultural experts” are promoting the expansion of petro-intensive growing techniques, deploying ever … Continue reading

Greta Thunberg & The Radical Realism of Youth – “…I don’t for one second believe that you will rise to that challenge.”

For further information on the impact of Greta Thunberg’s action and words on global conscience and consciousness see: Greta Thunberg (background information) “Unite behind the science.  That is our demand.” as well as: The Youth Challenge the Fatal Myopia, Greed … Continue reading

This week….The President and Billionaires Fight to Destroy Science and Veto the Future | EV & N – 307 | CCTV YouTube Version Through budget cuts, personnel changes and mobilizing “industry scientists” with questionable credentials and little experience the President and the GOP are destroying science for the pursuit of increasing immediate profits in the extractive fossil carbon industries … Continue reading