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The Changing Network

As the title suggests, the ‘network’ has changed, folks. We have all learned about networks and nodes, either through this book, Intro to New Media, or perhaps Professor McCormack’s Media and Society. 615 more words


Our Photoshopped Pledge

Hey Australia,

This is photoshopped

This is the original

Now that we’ve got that straight, we can focus on the reality of the promises that Tony Abbott seems intent to break. 12 more words

Social And Political

Whale of a Win for Sea Shepherd

Story on Huffington Post April 3, 2014

The new moon of March 31, 2014 ushered in a long overdue win for the whales of the Great Southern Ocean and Sea Shepherd Conservation Society. 428 more words

Dr Reese Halter

Furry wood-workers excel at forestry: Beavers

Beavers are formidable harvesters. They can drop a 10-inch diameter tree within minutes. Yet, they also know how to regrow forests and promote water conservation. 542 more words

Dr Reese Halter

Orange objects confirmed as fishing equipment - ABC News

Four orange items considered “the most promising leads” yet in the search for MH370 are in fact fishing equipment, the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has confirmed. 39 more words


The Exploitation of Voluntourism

The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) focused its Encounter program this past weekend (22 March 2014) on voluntourism. The question: “Is ‘voluntourism’ the new colonialism? 994 more words

Voluntourism Controversy