|—||Roger Grenier, The Difficulty of Being a Dog (translated by Alice Kaplan)|
Pace is pleased to present a retrospective of Zhang Huan’s work at Chesa Büsin in Zuoz, Switzerland from July 14 through August 31. Encompassing the past 20 years of Zhang Huan's career, the exhibition will explore themes of Buddhism, existentialism and the limits of the human body that have been central to his artistic practice since 1994.
Image: ”1/2 (Meat + Text),” 1998, chromagenic colour print.
17. And then there’s the unintended assault on ocean dwellers by noisy navy sonar. The disorienting sound drives beaked whales to beach themselves, and it makes humpbacks extend the length of their songs by 29 percent.
18. To carry the same amount of information in a noisier environment, the whale songs have become more repetitive. Noise can be the nemesis of any signal.
20 Things You Didn’t Know About… Noise
LS 16 | Iran curated by Mohammadreza Mirzaei
Paolo Woods - Walk on my eyes
If that’s the case, “there is potential for this plastic to enter the global ocean food web,” says Carlos Duarte, an oceanographer at the University of Western Australia, Crawley. “And we are part of this food web.”
|—||Ninety-nine percent of the ocean’s plastic is missing | Science/AAAS | News (via slartibartfastibast)|