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The Ethical Knob: ethically-customisable automated vehicles and the law (new study)
The Ethical Knob: ethically-customisable automated vehicles and the law (new study) ● Vehicles could be fitted with what they call an ‘Ethical Knob’, under a proposal by Giuseppe Contissa, Francesca Lagioia, and Giovanni Sartor of CIRSFID, at ...
Blank pages in 18th century books (study)
Blank pages in 18th century books (study) ● Anyone who’s seen the phrase “This page has intentionally been left blank” and who has been left thinking that it’s a relatively modern construct – ...
TV commercial ‘zapping’ – its driving factors (study)
TV commercial ‘zapping’ – its driving factors (study) ● If you’re in the business of advertising – especially TV advertising – you might be keen to identify the driving factors behind so-called ‘zapping’ (viewers ...
Becoming with sheep (art project)
Becoming with sheep (art project) ● Danish artist and researcher Charlotte Grumm explores (amongst other things) the constitutive relationship between subjectivity and materiality and the mattering and un-mattering of reality. With ...
Professor Bird (avian science expert)
Professor Bird (avian science expert) ● If you’re seeking information about avian matters, who better to consult than the Director of the Avian Science and Conservation Centre  (and Emeritus Professor of ...

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