Category Archives: Future Events

‘Jaw-dropping’ world fertility rate crash expected

By James Gallagher Health and science correspondent   The world is ill-prepared for the global crash in children being born which is set to have a “jaw-dropping” impact on societies, say researchers. Falling fertility rates mean nearly every country could … Continue reading

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One Child To Rule Them All – Flash Forward

Today we travel to a future where a global government institutes a one-child policy on every single family. Guests: Dr. Jade Sasser — Associate professor of gender and sexuality studies at UC Riverside, author of On Infertile Ground, Population … Continue reading

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AI & The Future of Work | Volker Hirsch | TEDxManchester

The robots are coming. We (as in the people who attend TED talks and things) tend to think we will probably be fine. You know, knowledge folks and all. We might not be. What will be our coping mechanisms? What … Continue reading

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10 highlights from the V&A’s The Future Starts Here exhibition – Dezeen

Ahead of new V&A exhibition The Future Starts Here, the curators pick 10 objects in the show that can help us predict what’s in store in years to come. The 10 designs make up a handful of the 100 objects … Continue reading

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MSS play Acoustic Amnesty!

We are playing this next week (despite the fact they can’t get our name right)!

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Future Footage cloud sourced? – Anton Withagen

Future Footage cloud-sourced ? from anton withagen on Vimeo. Cloud Filmmaking Cloud Filmmaking: A new genre of filmmaking that uses the cloud to collaboratively create films, and then uses the cloud to translate and cater versions of those films to … Continue reading

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Monster Roll

Monster Roll from Dan Blank on Vimeo.

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The Rhythm, The City, 7pm

The Rhythm, The City, 7pm from Tom Chimiak on Vimeo. This film opens WILDsound’s SHORT Toronto Film Festival on Saturday 25th August 2012!

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Old Military Planes Could Drop 900,000 Tree-Bombs a Day : TreeHugger

Image: a C-130 Hercules dropping something other than tree-bombs.Suggestsoft I’ve always felt that planting trees was simply too much of a non-violent affair. Digging holes, lowering in saplings, filling them with soil — yawn. Where’s the action, the excitement, the … Continue reading

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It All Starts Small

Welcome to a whole new world of rhythm & dance Brazilian style with Manchester School of Samba’s Beginner’s Classes. Come to The International Society tomorrow at 324 Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PG. More info at the web site.

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