Leonardo to the Internet. Technology & Culture from the Renaissance to the present

  title={Leonardo to the Internet. Technology \& Culture from the Renaissance to the present},
  author={Antonio M Rosell},
Climate Change, Malthusian Catastrophe, and a Global Rule of Law
The paper will not directly engage the scientific question of global warming. Instead, it will discuss the present-day idea of global warming as successor to the nineteenth-century idea of the
Rubber Science: A Modern Approach
An Archeology of Cryptography: Rewriting Plaintext, Encryption, and Ciphertext
This dissertation offers a critique of the prevailing views of cryptography by tracing a number of long overlooked themes in its history, including the development of artificial languages, machine translation, media, code, notation, silence, and order.
History of Computing
Students who take this course will attain a degree of technological literacy while studying core historical concepts and learn the key vocabulary of the computing discipline, which is playing a significant role in modern human thought and new media communications.
Deep Transitions : Emergence , Acceleration , Stabilization and Directionality 1
The unfolding of industrial modernity has led to high levels of wealth and welfare in the Western world but also to increasing global ecological degradation and social inequality. The routine mode of
Βασικές Αρχές και Τεχνολογίες στην Επιστήμη της Πληροφόρησης
It is shown here how to identify the different types of phytochemical compounds that can be used as aphrodisiacs.
An Imperial Railway Failure: The Indochina—Yunnan Railway, 1898–1941
Imperial railway projects emphasised military, geopolitical and economic objectives but often failed to achieve their planned outcomes. This article addresses this gap in the case of the French-built
Presence from Absence: Looking within the Triad of Science, Technology and Development
This paper begins with the Simmel triad, a unit formed by three different sides, in order to explore science and technology in the applied mainstream discourse of development. My analysis begins when