Athens Science Café

scicaf-climate.jpgSpecial treat from the folks at the Athens Science Cafe tonight beginning at 6 pm at the Foundry: Marshall Shepherd talks about communicating weather and climate:

"Zombies, Sports, and Cola: What does it mean for communicating weather and climate?" led by Dr. Marshall Shepherd from the UGA Department of Geography. Dr. Shepherd is the director of the UGA Atmospheric Sciences...



The 'digital' designation is becoming superfluous, if not redundant, such do we all live in a world of 1s and 0s. Not to say that we don't make distinctions between the digital and the real world, but that the intersections have become not just more numerous but increasingly complementary to each other.

The Digital Humanities, for instance, refers to an area of research and scholarship at the intersection...

Socrates Sculpture Park

Hatfield1.pngArt, and particularly sculpture, in public spaces can be a strange phenomenon, especially when it is such a rare occurence as it is in most of the United States. Not only statuary per se, though through that as well, but sculpture can consecrate public spaces in ways that few elements can, opening them up and giving them over to all in a way even when the spaces are already public. It's a explicit form of displaying our...