Chappie is interesting story about young robot who taken in by thieves and gangsters and led astray much like Pinocchio (1940). The film is set in Johannesburg and reveals the darker side the new South Africa. It brings introduces a few of it own ides and revisits some interesting concepts, so for example elements of… Read More Chappie (2015) by Neill Blomkamp
Moon by Duncan Jones is a cross between 2001 Stanley Kubrick’s Space Odyssey and The Martian (2015), it has elements of Artificial Intelligence and corporate enterprise in space. It’s very much about the isolation which Bowie suggested his song were often about. It foretells speaking and interacting with computers as well as the possibility of… Read More Moon (2009) by Duncan Jones
This will become a collection of thoughts about education and to start us off a talk by Ken Robinson about the possibility that schools are taking away creativity.
A collection of song I’ve watched and enjoyed on Youtube Tweedle Dee Tweedle Dum Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep – Middle of the Road Queen Bitch The Sweet – Co Co In the Summer Time Give a bit of hmm to me
“A forest is much more than what you see,” says ecologist Suzanne Simard. Her 30 years of research in Canadian forests have led to an astounding discovery — trees talk, often and over vast distances. Learn more about the harmonious yet complicated social lives of trees and prepare to see the natural world with new… Read More Trees communicate and care for one another
How to make your own stomp box out of an old guitar pickup Make a Stopbox with a Piezo Pickup