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The 1939 World’s Fair was truly a fair of the future. From transparent cars to a smoking robot, there was a multitude of exhibits that showed off what humanity had created. However, nothing came close (literally) to the massive Trylon and Perisphere towering over the fair. Not just a symbol and centerpiece –being turned intoContinue reading “Democracity and Looking Forward”
Globe is a citizen science program that gains data through its community (thus calling it citizen science). Globe stands for Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment. The program started in 1994 and works with students and the public to better understand the global environment. Their mission is to “increase awareness of individuals throughoutContinue reading “The Globe Program”
Michael Peter Edson wrote a blog post in 2014 called “Dark Matter” that is still relevant to this day and will be for many years from now. He compares the dark matter of the universe to the amount of information the internet holds (and will hold in the future). As someone who studied to beContinue reading “Too Much Stuff, Not Enough Documentation”
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