Virtual worlds – the social implications

Volume 27 issue 2

Our World in Fifty Years

Although humanity today seems dangerously close to a precipitous fall caused by an unmatched desire for growth, we also have […]


This British/American/Chinese techno-thriller depicts a scenario in which a technical singularity reaches a point of no return and the events […]

SMaRT Lee Written and directed by Oleg Dergachov Producer Zheng Liguo © Studio DO 2011 Posted with permission of the author […]

ROBOT and Frank

“ROBOT & Frank”, as the title implies, is a film about human-robotic interactions. Frank is an elderly retired  cat burglar […]


CHEF, 2014. Featuring Jon Favreau, John Leguizamo, Bobby Cannavale, Emjay Anthony, Scarlett Johansson, Dustin Hoffman, Sofia Vergara, Oliver Platt, Amy […]

An Uncertain Vortex

    “Sell the kids for food/weather changes moods.” Cobain’s tense phrasing was blasting in his ears, when his father […]