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Licence to Fake

Licence to Fake | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
One origin story for the word fake is the Dutch word feague, which means “to increase the liveliness of a horse by inserting an irritant, such as a piece of peeled raw ginger or a live eel, in its fundament (anus).” Oron Catts knows that because it is on the internet.
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The Elderly May Toss Their Walkers for This Robotic Suit

The Elderly May Toss Their Walkers for This Robotic Suit | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
An early prototype of a soft exoskeleton that helps you walk could prove useful for the military and the aging population.
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Why the PDF Is Secretly the World's Most Important File Format

Why the PDF Is Secretly the World's Most Important File Format | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
The story of the PDF, the file format that’s become one of the internet’s defining information tools. It’ll be with us after we’re long gone.
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Yamaha Artificial Intelligence (AI) Transforms a Dancer into a Pianist - News Releases - Yamaha Corporation

Yamaha Artificial Intelligence (AI) Transforms a Dancer into a Pianist - News Releases - Yamaha Corporation | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
HAMAMATSU, Japan, Jan. 31, 2018 — Yamaha Corporation is excited to announce that Yamaha artificial intelligence (AI) technology enabled a world-renowned dancer Kaiji Moriyama to control a piano by his movements.
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'Contra-Internet' e la fine della rete secondo Zach Blas

'Contra-Internet' e la fine della rete secondo Zach Blas | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
Riuscite a immaginarvi un internet diverso da quello che esiste oggi?
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How many dimensions are there, and what do they do to reality? | Aeon Essays

How many dimensions are there, and what do they do to reality? | Aeon Essays | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
Relativity says we live in four dimensions. String theory says it’s 10. What are ‘dimensions’ and how do they affect reality?
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I capolavori di Andrej Tarkovskij visibili on line gratis | FareFilm.it

I capolavori di Andrej Tarkovskij visibili on line gratis | FareFilm.it | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
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Artist Nan Goldin stages opioids protest in Metropolitan Museum Sackler Wing | US news | The Guardian

Artist Nan Goldin stages opioids protest in Metropolitan Museum Sackler Wing | US news | The Guardian | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
New York Big Pharma demonstration sees activists dump specially made bottles in moat around Egyptian Temple of Dendur
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Man Ray e i crimini contro la fotografia

Man Ray e i crimini contro la fotografia | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
Una video-animazione prodotta dal San Francisco Museum of Modern Art ci racconta la nascita dei rayogrammi. L'invenzione di Man Ray permette di disegnare
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Dalla lezione frontale a quella laterale

Dalla lezione frontale a quella laterale | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
Pare che la lezione frontale sia ormai considerata inefficace e addirittura dannosa (!). Allora ho deciso di passare alla lezione laterale. Come funziona? Semplice: io mi sposto di lato e lascio parlare le immagini. Perché se alle immagini facciamo le domande giuste, accidenti quanto parlano!
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New Breakthrough in Organic Cells Will Make Solar Glass a Reality

New Breakthrough in Organic Cells Will Make Solar Glass a Reality | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
These findings will revolutionize power production, lighting, semiconductors, and informational displays.
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‘Deep Voice’ Software Can Clone Anyone's Voice With Just 3.7 Seconds of Audio

‘Deep Voice’ Software Can Clone Anyone's Voice With Just 3.7 Seconds of Audio | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
Using snippets of voices, Baidu's ‘Deep Voice’ can generate new speech, accents, and tones.
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With Neuralink, Elon Musk Promises Human-to-Human Telepathy. Don’t Believe It.

With Neuralink, Elon Musk Promises Human-to-Human Telepathy. Don’t Believe It. | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
Why the billionaire is wrong that telepathy technology will be available in a few short years.
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A Computer-Generated Multimedia Opera Is Premiering at Duke. Not Even Its Creators Know What's Going to Happen. | Music Feature

A Computer-Generated Multimedia Opera Is Premiering at Duke. Not Even Its Creators Know What's Going to Happen. | Music Feature | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
The heady production THE_OPER& gets its world premiere in Durham this weekend.
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In China, Robot Dentists Are Implanting 3-D Printed Teeth

In China, Robot Dentists Are Implanting 3-D Printed Teeth | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
Open wide, because the robots have eyes on your dental work.
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Synthetica, una mostra all'Edinburgh International Science Festival.

Synthetica, una mostra all'Edinburgh International Science Festival. | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
Attraverso opere create con strumenti, tecniche e spesso tessuti viventi propri della ricerca scientifica, realizzate da affermati bioartisti internazionali come Marta de Menezes, Oron Catts, Ionat Zurr, Tarsh Bates e Ting-Tong Chang, Synthetica analizzerà l'evoluzione dei concetti di "naturale" e "artificiale" in un'epoca in cui si sviluppano forme di vita ibrida e sintetica.
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Critical Interfaces Cultures. Cuori spezzati, cuori viola, cuori pulsanti.

Critical Interfaces Cultures. Cuori spezzati, cuori viola, cuori pulsanti. | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
Le interfacce possono essere comprese attraverso l'effetto che generano su di noi e il modo in cui modificano la nostra concezione di un luogo, ci danno un'idea d'identità e ci permettono di sedurre gli altri attraverso di esse. Una nuova rubrica, o piuttosto un palinsesto, che attraverso interviste, dialoghi e brevi saggi ci condurrà nell'esplorazione di superfici, gesti, autori e visioni del digitale.
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In narrative therapy, Māori creation stories are being used to heal | Stuff.co.nz

In narrative therapy, Māori creation stories are being used to heal | Stuff.co.nz | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
A young Māori boy doesn't have ADHD. He is Uepoto, the curious.
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Come pensa un artista. Parla Marina Abramović

Come pensa un artista. Parla Marina Abramović | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
Affrontare le idee che ci spaventano e far lavorare insieme i due emisferi del cervello. Ecco la ricetta di Marina Abramović per vivere una vita più artistica.
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Wim Wenders’ ‘Wings of Desire’ Soars to Screens After Restoration –

Wim Wenders’ ‘Wings of Desire’ Soars to Screens After Restoration – | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
Wim Wenders' 'Wings of Desire' Soars to Screens After Restoration
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The First and Only Museum of Microbes is in Amsterdam

The First and Only Museum of Microbes is in Amsterdam | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
Micropia, a museum of microbes located in the heart of Amsterdam, addresses the big knowledge gap between science and the general public using art.
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“We’re in a diversity crisis”: cofounder of Black in AI on what’s poisoning algorithms in our lives

“We’re in a diversity crisis”: cofounder of Black in AI on what’s poisoning algorithms in our lives | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
Timnit Gebru looks around the AI world and sees almost no one who looks like her. That’s a problem for all of us.
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Human brains and AIs can be hacked with these weird tweaked photos

Human brains and AIs can be hacked with these weird tweaked photos | metrobodilypassages | Scoop.it
Computer vision algorithms aren’t the only forms of “intelligence” that can be tricked by manipulated photos.
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