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Faut-il arrêter le selfie ?

Faut-il arrêter le selfie ? | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
L’autoportrait pris à bout de bras avec son smartphone ou sa tablette est devenu un rituel incontournable. Mais ce phénomène apparemment inoffensif s’avère aussi néfaste.
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Thousands of Children Each Year Are Born After Rape. Should They Know Their Origins?

Thousands of Children Each Year Are Born After Rape. Should They Know Their Origins? | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
Although GOP leaders have condemned Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin’s claim that “legitimate rape” rarely causes pregnancy, the party on Tuesday adopted anti-abortion platform language that does not include an exception for rape. If a mother decides to carry a child conceived in rape to term, should she tell him...
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The Legitimate Children of Rape - The New Yorker

The Legitimate Children of Rape - The New Yorker | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
Writing in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Dr. Felicia H. Stewart and Dr. James Trussell have estimated that there are twenty-five thousand rape-related pregnancies each year in the United States. While these numbers make up only a small part of this country’s annual three million unwanted pregnancies, the numbers are still extremely high. Nonetheless, the relationship between rape and pregnancy has been a topic of highly politicized debate since long before Todd Akin’s comments on
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[Derrida, l'archive]

[Derrida, l'archive] | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
1. Commencement.
Archive fait résonner la mémoire du mot arkhè, qui nomme à la fois le commencement et le commandement. Pour qu'il y ait archive, il faut un lieu soumis à une aut
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EXHAUSTED DILIGENCE: Immaculate Hoardes: Visual Correlatives of Swarm Fear

EXHAUSTED DILIGENCE: Immaculate Hoardes: Visual Correlatives of Swarm Fear | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
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Inventor of the Web Is Right: We Need an Internet Bill of Rights | WIRED

Inventor of the Web Is Right: We Need an Internet Bill of Rights | WIRED | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
Tim Berners-Lee believes the open web is under constant threat from the governments and corporations that want to control the internet. And to fight back, he's calling for the creation of a kind of constitution for the internet.
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Tim Berners-Lee calls for internet bill of rights to ensure greater privacy

Tim Berners-Lee calls for internet bill of rights to ensure greater privacy | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
Web inventor says world needs an online ‘Magna Carta’ to combat growing government and corporate control
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Civilisation numérique, le retour du primitif

Civilisation numérique, le retour du primitif | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
Le digital raviverait nos croyances les plus archaïques. Plongée avec le philosophe Hervé Fischer, le biologiste Cyrille Barrette et le sociologue Sami Coll
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Il y a 20 ans, ils appelaient ça « septembre sans fin »… | Culture numérique

Il y a 20 ans, ils appelaient ça « septembre sans fin »… | Culture numérique | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
Au début de l'Internet ou un peu après, quand il n'y en avait qu'un seul, avant Wanadoo — si, je vous assure qu'il y a eu une vie numérique avant Wanadoo qui ne s'appelait pas encore Orange —, au début des années 90 du précédent siècle, les rentrées universitaires constituaient l'événeme...
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Wake Up, Geek Culture. Time to Die | WIRED

Wake Up, Geek Culture. Time to Die | WIRED | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
Nerd-dom is now mainstream, which means everything is ruined. But comedian and author Patton Oswalt has a plan to revive the subculture.
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The Twenty Science Fiction Novels that Will Change Your Life

The Twenty Science Fiction Novels that Will Change Your Life | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
Click to viewSpring equinox will be here in just a few weeks, and there's no better way to get ready for the seasonal change than to dig into some great science fiction books. io9 wants to help you get in the mood for transformation by offering this list of twenty science fiction novels that could change the way you see the world, and maybe even change your life. Whether it's because they've altered the course of science fiction writing, or simply provide a genuinely alien perspective on ordinar
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Kim Noble: The woman with 100 personalities

Kim Noble: The woman with 100 personalities | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
There's Judy the teenage bulimic, devout Catholic Salamoe, gay Ken and over 100 more. Artist Kim Noble talks about living with multiple personality disorder
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When Rape Brings Babies | TIME.com

When Rape Brings Babies | TIME.com | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
Conceived in violence, raised in neglect and shame, children born of rape in other countries have become a lost generation
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Amazing Digital Painting Landscapes - 50 Examples

Amazing Digital Painting Landscapes - 50 Examples | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
I’m always amazed by digital painting landscapes because the artists manage to catch in their works images that photographers aren’t able to, images out of this
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Star Trek: 20 Basic Principles « Alan N. Shapiro, Senior Lecturer, Art and Design University, Offenbach, Germany

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Civilisation numérique, le retour du primitif

Civilisation numérique, le retour du primitif | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
Le digital raviverait nos croyances les plus archaïques. Plongée avec le philosophe Hervé Fischer, le biologiste Cyrille Barrette et le sociologue Sami Coll
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First draft of 'internet bill of rights' revealed in Italy | ZDNet

First draft of 'internet bill of rights' revealed in Italy | ZDNet | Shrink and Geek | Scoop.it
An early version of the document puts anonymity, privacy, and net neutrality at the heart of Italian web users' rights - but not everyone's happy.
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Éditorial

Dans son Primitive Culture de 1871, Edward Burnett Tylor posait une définition que ses héritiers doteront d’une valeur canonique : la culture est « ce tout complexe comprenant à la fois les sciences, les croyances, les arts, la morale, les lois, les coutumes et les autres facultés et habitudes acquises par l’homme dans l’état social ». (Tylor, 1871). En faisant de l’anthropologie culturelle une science descriptive, Tylor voulait prouver que l’humanité est une : l’étude de la variabilité cultu...
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Géographies de l'Apocalypse

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Café géographique à Toulouse – 19.02.2014 Géographies de l'Apocalypse ou comment l’arme nucléaire a engendré notre cartographie par Henri Desbois Henri Desbois, maître de conférences à Paris X-Nant...
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