what seems overtly, blatantly digital in today’s pop — to draw attention to its...– Retromania, Simon Reynolds on the New Aesthetic. (via new-aesthetic)
Sound Sculptures / ASMR Triggers →
towerofsleep: jennilee: glad to know there is a name for “that feeling” Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR) is a physical sensation characterized by a pleasurable tingling that typically begins in the head and scalp, and often moves down the spine and through the limbs. Most ASMR episodes begin by an external or internal trigger, and are so divided for classification.Type...
Why all our kids should be taught how to code →
The biggest justification for change is not economic but moral. It is that if we don’t act now we will be short-changing our children. They live in a world that is shaped by physics, chemistry, biology and history, and so we – rightly – want them to understand these things. But their world will be also shaped and configured by networked computing and if they don’t have a deeper understanding of...
Some sort of pressure must exist; the artist exists because the world is not...– Andrei Tarkovsky