Sommer Semester 2017, RWTH Aachen University Proseminar: Representations of London in Contemporary British Literature Week 15 (Last session, 26 July 2017, Wednesday) A review of topics discussed in the course
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Source: https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/big-data/3/steps/169923 Excerpt: What will you learn? We increasingly rely on networked computer systems and smart cards to support our everyday activities, and everything we do generates data – whether buying bread at the supermarket, taking a ride on public transport, or calling a friend for a chat. This data is opening up a new … Continue reading Courses – Big Data: Measuring and Predicting Human Behaviour, by The University of Warwick
Howes - The Expanding Field of Sensory Studies - summary 15.5.2017
Current Reading Ellard, Colin. Places of the Heart - The Psychogeography of Everyday Life. Bellevue Literary Press, 2015.
Why Cities Should Embrace “Psychogeography” BY KINDER INSTITUTE · DECEMBER 28, 2015 Ryan Holeywell | @RyanHoleywell | December 28, 2015 Colin Ellard is a Toronto-based neuroscientist who studies how our bodies and minds respond to different environments. The biggest tool at his disposal: his Urban Realities Laboratory, which lets him use virtual reality to create places and track … Continue reading Articles – Psychogeography
Streets with no game Boring cityscapes increase sadness, addiction and disease-related stress. Is urban design a matter of public health? Source: https://aeon.co/essays/why-boring-streets-make-pedestrians-stressed-and-unhappy Accessed: 13.5.2017