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Bill's Design Talks: Tangible Earth


Professor Shinichi Takemura will demonstrate his magical Tangible Earth project, an interactive multimedia representation of our planet, presented on a glowing globe that shows real time views of daylight and weather patterns. Takemura spins the globe with his hands as he explains the meaning of the images, calling up a series of events and predictions about ocean currents, tsunamis, global warming, earthquake patterns, and so on.
shinichi takemura, syn-active, Skurascape, Tangible Earth, interactive, digital, globe, socialware, Kyoto University of Art and Design, bills design talks, talk, long, public program, abbreviated

Bill's Design Talks: Tangible Earth—Full Program


Professor Shinichi Takemura will demonstrate his magical Tangible Earth project, an interactive multimedia representation of our planet, presented on a glowing globe that shows our world in realtime view for daylight and weather patterns. He spins it with his hands as he explains the meaning of the images, calling up a series of events and predictions about ocean currents, tsunamis, global warming, earthquake patterns and so on.
shinichi takemura, syn-active, Skurascape, Tangible Earth, interactive, digital, globe, socialware, Kyoto University of Art and Design, bills design talks, talk, long, public program