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Chris Burkard: The joy of surfing in ice-cold water

“Anything that is worth pursuing is going to require us to suffer, just a little bit,” says surf photographer Chris Burkard, as he explains his obsession with the coldest, choppiest, most isolated beaches on earth. 32 more words


My Talk at Swift Summit

Earlier in the year, I spoke at Swift Summit, and the video has just been posted.

I also added some annotations to the slides with more info, credits and further links, which you can find… 29 more words


Talk: Can Probabilistic Programming be applied to Rugby?

Yesterday evening I gave a talk at the Data Science Meetup in Luxembourg.

This is part of my preparation for the talk at PyData the Python conference for Data Enthusiasts in Berlin. 175 more words

Data Science

Post-Cinema After Extinction -- Full Text

Post-Cinema after Extinction

Shane Denson

In this talk , I want to argue that contemporary, digital moving-image media – what some critics have come to see as properly “post-cinematic” media – are related materially, culturally, and conceptually to extinction as their experiential horizon. 2,481 more words


Weekend Edition: 10 Things to Do in New York’s Art World Before May 26


Opening: “S/N” at The Kitchen
The Whitney Independent Study Program, which has hatched such art world luminaries as Roberta Smith and Julian Schnabel, presents its annual exhibition, titled “S/N,” at The Kitchen. 831 more words

Esther Perel: Rethinking infidelity ... a talk for anyone who has ever loved

Infidelity is the ultimate betrayal. But does it have to be? Relationship therapist Esther Perel examines why people cheat, and unpacks why affairs are so traumatic: because they threaten our emotional security. 43 more words