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A new paper by @FredericHanusch and @FHBBiermann in @AnthropoceneRev explores some of the longest-lived organizatio… https://t.co/FL5OAAxMrEFor @LongNow, I wrote about Barcelona’s @SonarFestival/@sonarplusd and the 1960s psychedelic/multimedia/avant-garde… https://t.co/olJrz16KJW
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationI do wish time travel was real. https://t.co/9uqWOV89gC
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationWonderful to be quoted at length by @longnow in their writeup of @SonarFestival & @sonarplusdhttps://t.co/Lld7PZjp3O
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11/22
2019
Clean energy is spreading faster than expected, but not fast enough, says the International Energy Agency (@IEA) in… https://t.co/hB2ALSWykyMulti-media has gotten a lot more multi since 1966. https://t.co/g4OGxcdHuF
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationYesterday, we shared remarkable footage from the Prelinger Archives of San Francisco's Market Street taken four day… https://t.co/0hT2D1ZAxyIn seeking to bridge the worlds of art and technology, and the popular and the avant garde, the @SonarFestival in B… https://t.co/gnk7jVAvgR @ChaturMayank Thank you for being a member! @DrFunkySpoon Thank you, @DrFunkySpoon, both for your words here and for delivering such a compelling talk for us i… https://t.co/BdK7KTtLjaFor those in the Bay Area, tickets to @footage's Lost Landscapes (showing two nights on December 10th and 11th at t… https://t.co/Biqq2t7d9uYou know @longnow is such a wonderful organization. They are constantly feeding discussions, ideas, and a range of… https://t.co/l1LBBeagn4
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationLa French Tech's @njgroene recently interviewed Long Now's @nicholaspaul26 on the appropriate role of long-term thi… https://t.co/tn5g2KV4oH
11/21
2019
.@GitHub's long-term archiving project has adopted @StewartBrand’s pace layers framework its code-archiving strateg… https://t.co/FV34Dwivq8Leading up to this year’s Lost Landscapes of San Francisco, we’ll be sharing some of our favorite SF-based clips fr… https://t.co/J3wEtEiEHdIs it worth sacrificing historical artifacts in order to do cutting-edge science? https://t.co/dSVQA5VHsK
11/20
2019
Tickets are now on sale for our annual Lost Landscapes of San Francisco show with Rick Prelinger (@footage). Lost L… https://t.co/kvA6WsGx4P"When all of these four horsemen ride together, I get really confident that the state of the world, and the human c… https://t.co/o7bp3GUrhx"Bets are a tax on bullshit" @amcafee thinks we'll do more with less in the next decade and is putting his money w… https://t.co/qocIqzWNlL
Retweeted by The Long Now Foundation.@amcafee and @stewartbrand discussing dematerialization and bullish long bets at the @longnow seminar on Andy’s bo… https://t.co/bWL3tyFzjg
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationFascinating research around energy from @amcafee at tonight's @longnow seminar. https://t.co/An9bKyq2TU
Retweeted by The Long Now Foundation"Bets are a tax on bullshit." - @amcafee with @stewartbrand at tonight's @longnow seminar https://t.co/h2Q7EJ7TP5
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationOnce incentives are in place, get the hell out of the way and let people do what they do #innovation "Even though… https://t.co/gNG8SciUaL
Retweeted by The Long Now Foundation.@mcafee's talk, More From Less, has just begun. Long Now members can tune in to the livestream at https://t.co/W4kxqcTMZXWindmills in Iran constructed over a thousand years ago out of clay, straw and wood are not only still standing; th… https://t.co/Ww1tRu22pp
11/19
2019
Tonight, @amcafee speaks at Long Now about how capitalism coupled with technological progress is leading to demater… https://t.co/3wnZbPyoNCIn her @Interval talk, antiquarian horologist @BrittanyNicoCox shared the extraordinary lives and inventions of Jea… https://t.co/HowN1cJZGZThat's the thing about climate change. It will require adaptation of a large magnitude over a short time span. The… https://t.co/ZO2CEGZTpP
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationThis is the best article I’ve ever read on why AI is not an existential threat and how AI doomsayers have mischarac… https://t.co/6TfyeZYKc2
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11/18
2019
#LongPrediction: “At least 1000 people in one calendar year will depart Earth for Mars by the end of 02035.” -… https://t.co/Fe2B01iCbsThere's not going to be a 'fix' for climate change, says science journalist @JeffGoodell. There will only be adapt… https://t.co/jD0VuJ0qUK
11/17
2019
How do myths evolve over the Long Now? Using a new approach to comparative mythology that borrows from evolutionary… https://t.co/OYtGodPb3hKevin Kelly (@kevin2kelly) argues that the inevitable rise of superhuman artificial intelligence—long predicted by… https://t.co/vxE5MzyxW4"The Pace Layer framework is a thinking tool developed by Stewart Brand that effectively stretches the 'now' to mak… https://t.co/hN5hTqgmRh
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationIt was an honor to keynote the @hellotmrc Regional Summit in Singapore last week with a reflection on long-term thi… https://t.co/ynlm1qgRLy
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11/16
2019
Mind-blowing talk by @mljmljmlj at the @longnow https://t.co/XMNslzAQbk
Retweeted by The Long Now Foundationhttps://t.co/b8UFjfmTw5Shoji Sadao, an architect who was the hidden hand behind the architectural innovations of Buckminster Fuller, has d… https://t.co/SdIJHA4Ud8#LongPrediction: “By 02050, an algorithm will receive a major multi-book publishing deal.” - @hughhowey Think Hug… https://t.co/0o90MQyEvTHow Stories Last - a fabulous talk and Q&A by @neilhimself at the Long Now Foundation. https://t.co/3lVmOsTShM via @longnow
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11/15
2019
Researchers used skeletal remains and ancient DNA to reconstruct the burial of a woman who lived in what is now sou… https://t.co/LQtVigeuSFIn next week's Long Now talk, Andrew McAfee (@amcafee) will draw on a wide range of evidence to show that the world… https://t.co/k6YKcUJUaVLong Now is pleased to announce that we have partnered with @GitHub in its newly-launched archive program to preser… https://t.co/JdEltIqXkP250 million years from now, Earth will look like this https://t.co/OhUJDKC9oT
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationCatching up on some ⁦@longnow⁩ episodes. #archaeology #history #podcast https://t.co/UEsJD66jxv
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationToday GitHub announced a new archive program—and to celebrate, they invited @longnow and @internetarchive and a few… https://t.co/VAB74ifqkO
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationA huge thank you to our partners who joined us today at #GitHubUniverse and have been the inspiration behind the Gi… https://t.co/Fj6twgOSjD
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11/14
2019
Historic recordings of Maine's Passamaquoddy Tribe restored more than a century later https://t.co/cwqzrAU2D2“As early as the time of Homer, more than 2,500 years ago, the Greeks were imagining in myth how one might fabricat… https://t.co/jRn1RiJDJn @johnwlaw @deedottiedot @jonathanstray @propublica @AP @zarinahagnew @EmbassyNetwork @DandelionChoco @elainewherryhttps://t.co/0wbrfVDq7v
Retweeted by The Long Now Foundation2018-19 CASBS fellow @amayor speaking now @Interval @longnow on imaginings of automatons and artificial life in anc… https://t.co/WbgRtftgpQ
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationAdrienne Mayor's @Interval talk on robots and artificial intelligence brought to life in Greek myths has just begu… https://t.co/PDRQLywB0B
11/13
2019
NEW KICKSTARTER REWARD: Our friends at the @LongNow Foundation have generously donated exactly ONE bundle of items… https://t.co/CiY5iky3rr
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationBones of ape living 12 million years ago point to the genesis of upright walking. https://t.co/k5iM1w1Z8IHave just learned of @longplayer, a one thousand year long musical composition that began playing at midnight on th… https://t.co/jojpQYKuRT
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationTONIGHT @Interval @longnow in partnership w/CASBS 2018-19 @berggruenInst fellow at CASBS @amayor speaking on "God… https://t.co/yod2FlWLmd
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationBy making responsible use of natural resources, we actually allow them to thrive, in turn ensuring their availabili… https://t.co/EVKvb5Mikm
11/12
2019
Next Nov 25th we will discuss some proposals to become #goodancestors here in Spain, inspired by @longnow and… https://t.co/mcfT8tOIq6
Retweeted by The Long Now Foundation“Our ability to imagine artificial intelligence goes back to the ancient times,” says Adrienne Mayor (@amayor), who… https://t.co/TX29cc2XfSImagine you are an alien, who has just recovered a fragment of the Pioneer 10. What would this image mean do you? https://t.co/H5CLMm2mVq
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationHow salvaging ancient shipwrecks might lead us to unveil the mystery of dark matter https://t.co/dSVQA5VHsKA critical part of being able to tell a story that lasts for 10,000 years is to make sure there are actually people… https://t.co/27KWKdDlmQ
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationI wanted to share this @longnow event featuring Adrienne Mayor @Interval: https://t.co/N4xuGHWHdo
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationFor the next five hours, you can witness Mercury's transit across the sun—an event that occurs about 13 times a cen… https://t.co/NxDcahUPmLLong Now Berlin will be meeting for (what we think is) the first time on Thursday 21st November 02019.… https://t.co/XwORf835Dy
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11/11
2019
A neural network that teaches itself the laws of physics could help to solve quantum-mechanics mysteries.https://t.co/CK1uBkA2agA history of how to talk to extraterrestrial intelligence: https://t.co/XmQTLeCgbj
11/10
2019
Mexican mammoth trap provides first evidence of prehistoric hunting pits https://t.co/X12fqtFFwx"Kicking the can down the road like this is often seen as the profit-maximizing or politically expedient option. Bu… https://t.co/GNOVtDBXMl
11/9
2019
The "Big Here" doesn't get much bigger than than @nealagarwal's The Size of Space, an interactive visualization tha… https://t.co/u5DRthPAozThe Orrery at the @Interval is the first working prototype of an orrery that will help the 10,000 Year Clock tell t… https://t.co/KX7SYyqrZ5A team of scientists found that even if we ceased emissions by 02030, sea levels would still rise a meter by 02300. https://t.co/GSxZQ0VcSd
11/8
2019
Long Now's Laura Welcher (@lbwelch) recently spoke with @arielwaldman on @testedcom's Offworld podcast about Close… https://t.co/jyK76EZifv"Environmental problems are solvable. It's just that it takes focused effort over a decade or three to move toward… https://t.co/G6wAad5jyW"The hard silica glass can withstand being boiled in hot water, baked in an oven, microwaved, flooded, scoured, dem… https://t.co/G84v86W9woI’m researching for a book on Maintenance Of Everything. It’s lovely to see an article that connects a term from s… https://t.co/xsLxOl558U
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationLong-term archiving: Microsoft has stored the entirety of Superman on a piece of glass the size of a drink coaster.… https://t.co/RfQnjZgRaEGreat piece from The Long Now Foundation blog comparing ancient venture capitalism and the modern economy. Of the 1… https://t.co/Ba8MNavDzj
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11/7
2019
“What are the kinds of human stories we can tell when we talk about time travel? Why do we have the feeling that ma… https://t.co/ZJLCaXdKtPA new interactive map lets you input any location on Earth and see how it's changed over the past 750 million years. https://t.co/sGbXxamzbV
Retweeted by The Long Now FoundationPhysicists have found a new way to conceive of time as an emergent dimension, a kind of hologram springing from the… https://t.co/vRGL1qof9DBut...why not? (@Interval) Seriously, we’re delighted to be selling books tonight for @Annaleen’s “We’re in the Wr… https://t.co/FAQGkqo6qM
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11/6
2019
Brussels sprouts might be all the rage now, but they used to taste incredibly bitter. That began to change in the 0… https://t.co/THkfq29kfmNeil Gaiman (@neilhimself) on how to tell a story that lasts 10,000 years. https://t.co/AUXapDu5C5
Retweeted by The Long Now Foundation.@Annaleen speaks tonight at The @Interval at 7:30pm PST. Members can tune in to the livestream here: https://t.co/W4kxqcTMZXThe @nytimes calls @Annaleen's new book, THE FUTURE OF ANOTHER TIMELINE, "breathtakingly brilliant." https://t.co/qjDpPPkTpd
11/5
2019
.@Annaleen returns to The @Interval tomorrow evening to discuss their new book, THE FUTURE OF ANOTHER TIMELINE. Rea… https://t.co/XTakjUwjaf"The lowest-carbon building is one that doesn’t need to be built." https://t.co/J1K1ty0N70"We need to think globally, we need to think rationally, and above all, we need to think long-term." - Martin Rees,… https://t.co/deDJTkLxihThank you @stewartbrand for this endorsement. You and @LongNow greatly influenced our thinking in #HistoryManifestohttps://t.co/hBa1NVIyiz
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11/4
2019
.@mazzucatom's plan to fix capitalism: https://t.co/4d7NNG6RdPThis is an outstanding book on long-term thinking. It makes the case for a much stronger role for historians in th… https://t.co/YbeiKw0Zzx
Retweeted by The Long Now Foundation"Never before now has it been so vital that we all become experts on the long-term view." A #LongRead for your Sun… https://t.co/YYZLeBegHM
11/3
2019
A historian's quest to find and catalog a million letters by U.S. soldiers for future generations to study. https://t.co/jV2CUFg35uAncient venture capitalism and its lessons for the modern economy: https://t.co/C5JURZ8QXn
11/2
2019
"In having children—in engendering them, in loving them, in teaching them to love and care about the world—parents… https://t.co/QhqhaxY3sRThe evolution of life in 60 seconds #LongShort https://t.co/YSqhB7sDid https://t.co/DabzCMh8TlIs language a vehicle or obstacle? Is meaning internal or 'out there'? Can changing our stories change us? Even s… https://t.co/BFhiNeQnlD
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11/1
2019
.@stewartbrand on the dozen “inevitable” trends that @kevin2kelly believes will drive the next 30 years of digital… https://t.co/45uP7yx9d1However you define “truth,” oral narratives can be repositories for cultural knowledge, beliefs, and shared experie… https://t.co/L39JyrF08d
10/31
2019

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