GenericScience

Climate Change and Migration in the Kinocene

25 Jan , 2020  

In this intervention, I put forward  five short theses on the topic of  ‘ Anthropocene mobilities. ’  My aim is not to unpack every concept con-tained herein but rather to provide a provocative introductory synthesis of  five big ideas about Anthropocene mobility for further discussion. 1) Weare living in the ...

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PhiloFiction

An Ontology of Motion for a Moving World

26 Okt , 2019  

This is such a shock to our geological imagination because our understanding of what the world is  and how it works  (our“ontologies”) have largely considered the Earth as something stable : as the static ground  of being and knowing. The Kinocene should therefore be aloud wake-up call to us that ...

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GenericScience

Kinopolitics: Borders in Motion

1 Feb , 2019  

Movement is a common feature of all posthuman systems. In contrast to
essences, forms and structures, which are defined by stasis, immutability,
fixity and anthropocentrism, kinetic systems are defined by their flux,
mobility and circulation. Kinetic systems are not just ‘open’ or ‘closed’ at
their limits but the whole system ...

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PhiloFiction

Being and Motion

12 Okt , 2018  

Being and Motion thus makes at least three novel and intertwined interventions: it provides (1) an original and systematic ontology of motion alongside (2) the first history of the philosophy of motion in the Western tradition, in relation to (3) the history of its material and practical conditions of inscription. ...

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GenericScience

Is nature continuous or discrete? How the atomist error was born

11 Okt , 2018  

The answer to the central question at the heart of modern science, ‘Is nature continuous or discrete?’ is as radical as it is simple. Space-time is not continuous because it is made of quantum granules, but quantum granules are not discrete because they are folds of infinitely continuous vibrating fields. ...

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