-1.5 C
Berlin
Sunday, December 16, 2018
Home Blog Page 60

Nenuphar – The Future of Wind Power

Nénuphar initiated a major innovation in offshore wind turbines, namely the floating vertical axis wind turbines. With a design simpler than that of usual wind turbines,...

Windows 95 in your browser

Fancy a blast from the past? Curious about the Microsoft Windows release that introduced such familiar concepts as the Desktop, Start Menu, Taskbar and...

The Impact Farm by Human Habitat

Human Habitat is a Copenhagen based Urban Design Studio.   The Impact Farm is intentionally designed to take advantage of under-utilized urban space for resource-efficient production of high quality...

Internet Freedom Festival

1 – 6 March, 2016 Valencia, Spain Joining Forces to Fight Censorship and Surveillance The Internet Freedom Festival gathers the community keeping the Internet open and uncensored...

Amnesty and the mine cobalt in Congo

This film documents the hazardous conditions in which artisanal miners, including thousands of children, mine cobalt in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It...

The Archimedes: urban wind turbine

The Archimedes was started in mid 2006 and was founded by Messrs. M. Mieremet MsC and R. Ruijtenbeek bbe for the development of a...

Dies Irae, Auschwitz Oratorium

Krzysztof Penderecki A memorial to the victims at Auschwitz, Dies Irae allows the singers and players to improvise according to their talents and abilities. The...

Territorial boundaries between Italy and France

Continues the war between Italy and France about territorial boundaries. Few months ago, the dispute about the ownership of the border crossing not far...

Guerrilla Open Access Manifesto

by Aaron Swartz L’informazione è potere. Ma come con ogni tipo di potere, ci sono quelli che se ne vogliono impadronire. L’intero patrimonio scientifico e...

HACKberry: open source prosthetic arm

HACKberry is a practical model for daily use created through the cooperation of actual users. Hackberries, which are a species of trees included in the elm...

Solus Operating System

Solus is built by contributors volunteering their time and resources to create this free and open source operating system. We are grateful for everyone’s contributions...

Turned off the lights on COP21 in Paris..

Turned off the lights on COP21 in Paris, nobody wants to talk about the environment nor about environmental disasters. Disaster like the one that...

Boss Linux: Bharat Operating System Solutions

BOSS is an Indian GNU/Linux distribution developed by CDAC and is customized to suit Indian's digital environment. It supports most of the Indian languages. BOSS...

NOVENA Computer

A new open-hardware computing platform, flexible and powerful, designed for use as a desktop, laptop, or standalone board. Novena is an open hardware and F/OSS-friendly...

Dangerous gas leak

Dangerous gas leak in California where for months a is downloading huge amounts of methane in the air. The first leak was identified last October:...

AlphaWorld: there was ‘space’ in Cyberspace

“there was ‘space’ in Cyberspace and ‘visiting a place on the Internet’ began to have real meaning” (Damer 1996, page 1) Short movie avatar walking...

Paolo Soleri: Arcology (architecture + ecology)

Arcology, a portmanteau of "architecture" and "ecology", is a vision of architectural design principles for very densely populated habitats. The concept has been primarily popularized,...

Brian Knappenberger: The Internet’s Own Boy

  The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz  The film follows the story of programming prodigy and information activist Aaron Swartz. From Swartz's help in...

Despite the obstinacy of few countries, the international consensus for the...

The Third Commission of the General Assembly at UN, which deals with human rights, approved a resolution calling on Member States to stop executions. This...
error: Content is protected !!