Catastrophy Beyond Imagination

Some dawning realities are so vast that we do not even have words, let alone cognitive methods, to characterise or represent them. Climate Change is one of these realities.

Digital Legacy

Your digital legacy will be all those recorded-as-binary-data artefacts, ideas, opinions and ripples-of-influence you leave behind in your wake and that after your passing will form some turbulent impression upon this shadowy, shared virtual space. It's unlikely that through our online activities any of us will make much of an impact on the path the…

Unutterable

There's nothing much particularly positive to say about this (image) beyond it being a specific instance and presence of a visually pleasing memorial aesthetic; perhaps, in passing reflection that death represents to our living experience a rupture and unanswerable question or otherwise unfinishable aphorism of self-expression. We can only understand or illustrate death and non-existence…

Eros and Thanatos

...most of us blunder our way through the world (at least, but not solely - emotionally) from one disaster to another. We seek that Other that is only ever going to be superficially "right" for us because at some deep level of awareness we know that our very essential nature and psychological being requires dissonance and discontinuity to continue to exist...

Warbots

Death and the autonomous war robot. This cat may, it seems, be at least partially out of the bag already...

Conformity

An interesting montage of ideas and images, reflections from some powerful thinkers on the topic of conformity. Possibly more important than ever in our current socially-mediated, hyper-normative mass communications world...