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The Uncanny Valley-Experiencing Glastonbury 2015 on television..

There’s a phrase created by Masahiro Mori in 1970 called ‘The Uncanny Valley’ to describe the revulsion or unease one feels when confronted by an almost human robot, or something that looks incredibly real but isn’t but the act of ourselves looking at it causes us severe revulsion and horror at one end of the scale or just being uncomfortable at the other. 5,225 more words

Biography

The beneficial bacteria

Societies are like living organisms, with each citizen like a cell in the body, doing its job together with millions of others.

Different organs work for different tasks, all vital for our survival: think of the Scottish Government as the brains, for example. 225 more words

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Dear Mr Salmond

This is a letter that I wrote on the evening of 19th September 2014. The day after a historic referendum in which the people of my beautiful country got their say on the future of Scotland. 864 more words

If Scotland 'could' make it alone, what about Hong Kong?

This blog post can also be read at SCMP.COM –

http://www.scmp.com/comment/blogs/article/1815637/if-scotland-could-make-it-her-own-what-about-hong-kong

In the long campaign that culminated with Scotland rejecting independence from the UK in a referendum last September, pro-Union politicians are held to have “gone negative”. 1,021 more words

Politics Etcetera

Houston we have a problem…

Just tried to re-blog “No Easy Way Out” from Ray McRobbie’s excellent “Still Raining – Still Dreaming” blog-site. Didn’t work out.

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Let's put a few things to bed, shall we?

First and foremost: can I say please this out loud?

STOP UNCRITICALLY BELIEVING TO WHAT YOU SEE ON TV, HEAR ON THE RADIO, READ ON NEWSPAPERS! 972 more words

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