Posts Tagged ‘internet’

Argh agnotology

26Jun19

Yesterday I went to an ACT Associations Forum lunch, and Anna-Maria Arabia, CEO at the Australian Academy of Science gave a lunch talk on The Challenges Associations Face in a Post-fact, Post-trust World. The Australian Academy of Science has 530 fellows/members elected by peers. My notes: New word for me: Agnotology  is the study of culturally […]


Not sure what to call this post. ‘The other night I heard and saw one of the fathers of the internet?’ We shall see [Can’t actually believe that it’s been a year since I last blogged? Lots of conversations around these days about perhaps going back to blogging, longer reads, away from Twitter…again…we shall see. […]


…or why I love the internet.  I got a new pair of Birkenstocks. I love ’em, as I love my old pair that are still going.  Gizeh Roses Cream Although I love my Birkys I do have a bit of an uncomfortable relationship with them. There are some plain ugly Birkys out there, and of course the […]


I started writing this post on 28 October- but never finished or posted as I really wanted to pack a punch- *sigh* – well luckily a whole bunch of other articulate, intelligent people have done it for me. My main problem with the proposed filter, apart from the fact it is not going to work […]