Robotic-looking dragonflies and other insects have been spotted at political events and protests in Washington and New York, hovering over antiwar rallies. While no government agency admitted to deploying the robots, the technology has been in the works for decades and some entities have admitted that they’re currently trying to perfect it. Because replicating the flying motions of a live insect tends to be inefficient, researchers may soon turn to flying cyborg insects like beetles and…
When deciding a nation’s future, politicians play with their food
When deciding a nation’s future, politicians play with their food In the UK and abroad, the political events of the past year prove that politicians are willing to gamble with the health, prosperity, and fate of our food systems.
William Kentridge reveals the process behind the video work "Breathe" — a component of the larger project "(REPEAT) from the beginning / Da Capo". William Kentridge brings the ambiguity and subtlety of personal experience to public subjects most often framed in narrowly defined terms. Using film, drawing, sculpture, animation, and performance, he transmutes sobering political events into powerful poetic allegories.
Created by Colin Teevan. With Niamh Cusack, Brian Gleeson, Sarah Greene, Gus McDonagh. Rebellion is a five part serial drama about the birth of modern Ireland. The story is told from the perspectives of a group of fictional characters who live through the political events of the 1916 Easter Rising.
The third presidential debate may have been a political event, but Melania and Ivanka Trump ensured that it wasn’t without some serious style. While Hillary Clinton opted for an all-white ensemble Wednesday night, both Trump womenÂ went for black during the last debate in Las Vegas. Ivanka wore a one-shoulder