This is what I thought the future would look like. I guess we’ve arrived!
(I think this is located here)
This video is in two parts: first it shows an autistic woman speaking in her own “language”, which is a combination of singing and rhythmic interactions with her environment to express an emotion… the second part is an explanation of how she views her language and ours.
It’s interesting to think about how the Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis could be related to autism. Is the new language a symptom or a cause of the condition?
The action starts halfway through the video.
This documentary shows how a specific personality type created the computer revolution, and then was made an outlaw in that new world.
(Via Rainbow Boys)
Take a wiimote, a couple of bored geeks, plenty of access to well-crafted industrial machinery and you get… a remote controlled hydraulic arm wielding a sword.
A set of pictures which proves there may be a connection between mysticism and mathematics.