Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Gibbon: Research Group or Lab beginnings, and at World University and School ... http://scottmacleod.com/research-group ... but the web page itself isn't up yet, and re Perez Lab @ MIT ... http://www.kerstinperez.com/research-group/ ... "Bee hummingbird: Research Group or Lab pour moi ...", And see "Launching a lab Canan Dagdeviren joined the MIT Media Lab faculty in January this year to establish and direct a new research group, called Conformable Decoders. Here’s how she went about that process"


Here are the beginnings of my Research Group or Lab beginnings, and at World University and School ...

http://scottmacleod.com/research-group ...

but the web page itself isn't up yet

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Scott MacLeod's
Research Group / Lab


Academe

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Harbin Book
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Virtual Earth


Scott MacLeod's Research Group
World University and School,
  Actual / virtual Harbin ethnography



Research Topics

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Ethno-wiki-virtual-world-graphy

  • Virtual Harbin generation
  • Realistic virtual earth / cosmos generation, group build-able
  • Wiki ethnography generation


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Wiki World University and School generation
(~12 main areas)


  • Languages, in all 8,044 entries in languages, as wiki schools
  • Nation states, each a major university



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People
Please contact me to discuss opportunities to join our group!

(WUaS Fellow)
(graduate student)
(post-baccalaureate student)
(WUaS/undergraduate)


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Scott G.K. MacLeod is an American academic and Professor of Sociocultural Anthropology at World University and School. He is currently also the publisher at the Academic Press at World University and School. MacLeod was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and grew up on the eastern seaboard of the U.S., attending Reed College in Portland, Oregon. He received a Master's Degree in anthropology from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and a Diploma of Research from the University of Edinburgh. His research focuses on the information technology network society age, the world wide web cosmos, and actual-virtual Harbin Hot Springs. He is World University and School's founder, president, CEO and presiding clerk (in the manner of Friends/Quakers). Wiki World University and School is CC MIT OCW-centric (in 7 languages) and CC Yale OYC-centric and seeks to develop major universities in all ~200 countries' main and official languages, as well as wiki schools in all 7,097 living languages; WUaS plans to offer online CC OCW Bachelor, Ph.D., law, M.D. as well as I.B. high school degrees, partly in group video. He is the author of Naked Harbin Ethnography: Hippies, Warm Pools, Counterculture, Clothing-Optionality and Virtual Harbin (San Francisco and Berkeley: Academic Press at World University and School 2016).



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info@worlduniversityandschool.org




copyright Scott MacLeod 1998 - 2020

http://scottmacleod.com/research-group



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http://www.kerstinperez.com/research-group/

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Bee hummingbird: Research Group or Lab pour moi and at World University and School, Inspired by MIT's Kerstin Perez and her recent talk at Stanford ... What would this look like? For field research at Harbin Hot Springs ... For building in information technology a realistic virtual Harbin for comparative ethnographic field work ... (Google car?) For ethno-wiki-virtual-world-graphy ... {With a bunch of Stanford undergraduate and graduate students, all pile into a mini-bus for a weekly field work trip to Harbin, as part of a class?}, Was amused to find this Haverford performance arts' piece "Dear Bed" recently ... At about 2:52 here in this "Spanish Jam" … poster says "Gestalt Pool Theatre.." which is? Take me there "time slider"

http://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2017/04/bee-hummingbird-research-group-or-lab.html


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Launching a lab

Canan Dagdeviren joined the MIT Media Lab faculty in January this year to establish and direct a new research group, called Conformable Decoders. Here’s how she went about that process.

https://www.media.mit.edu/posts/launching-a-lab/




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Monday, April 24, 2017

Flying and gliding animals: "Naked Harbin Ethnography" - "It's a magnificent book" said Prof. Nelson Graburn at UC Berkeley on Friday, http://bit.ly/HarbinBook !, Glad to have seen it newly in the University of Chicago's Library in World Catalog, This book retails for U.S. $64.95 so booksellers will make about $26 on every book they sell, This hippie thang has gotten a little outta hand in Berkeley these days, Am heading up to Harbin & in to virtual Harbin here ~ http://tinyurl.com/p62rpcg ~ when open


"Naked Harbin Ethnography" - "It's a magnificent book" said Prof. Nelson Graburn at UC Berkeley on Friday at the Tourism Studies Working Group in the Anthropology department.

http://bit.ly/HarbinBook !


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Glad to have seen it newly in the University of Chicago's Library in World Catalog - http://www.worldcat.org/title/naked-harbin-ethnography-hippies-warm-pools-counterculture-clothing-optionality-and-virtual-harbin/oclc/968936229&referer=brief_results - in addition to


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Edmonton, AB T6G 2J8 Canada
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This book retails for U.S. $64.95 so booksellers will make about $26 on every book they sell.

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'Naked Harbin Ethnography' -"It's a magnificent book" said Prof. Nelson Graburn in the UC Berkeley Anthro department http://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2017/04/flying-and-gliding-animals-naked-harbin.html



https://twitter.com/HarbinBook/status/856566481127063552


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This hippie thang has gotten a little outta hand in Berkeley these days, Am heading up to Harbin & in here http://tinyurl.com/p62rpcg when open
https://twitter.com/HarbinBook/status/856567804169920512

Glad Professor Nelson Graburn said about my

'Naked Harbin Ethnography' -"It's a magnificent book" - on Friday in the UC Berkeley Anthro department before a Tourism Studies' Working Group talk there
http://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2017/04/flying-and-gliding-animals-naked-harbin.html

https://twitter.com/scottmacleod/status/856519127321673728

Happy Dolls' Tea Party :)


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Sunday, April 23, 2017

Fledermaus: Mouse came out of near my windshield wipers Friday night coming home from UC Berkeley Tourism Studies Working Group (I'm giving a talk on my Harbin book on F May 5!), Glad we're talking about modeling a mouse brain with artificial intelligence by 2020 - https://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2017/03/molecule-stanford-googles-tom-dean.html - which I heard at Stanford from Google's Thomas Dean, And to this day, we still don't know what happened to that little mouse flying through the night on his moving car jungle gym space ship on Skyline Drive high above Berkeley, "Cheep, cheep" and emergent sound/human language pathways?


Saturday, April 22, 2017

Mouse came out of near my windshield wipers last night coming home from UC Berkeley Tourism Studies Working Group (I'm giving a talk on my Harbin book on F May 5 - http://bit.ly/HarbinBook!) along Skyline Drive, as I was traveling about 20 mph, and crawled up to the roof. I sped up a little to shake it from the car, if possible, and think it's 90-95% likely that it couldn't hold on anyway at 20 mph ... so I may have lost my mouse passenger of the past ~2 years in its rolling mouse castle. There may be more, however, and it may be easy for others to hop up a wheel where I live when parked, but I'll vacuum out the many mouse droppings soon, and hope for the best. The live trap I got many weeks ago may have morphed into the car itself, with the mouse jumping to its freedom in another beautiful part of the woods in which I live.

Soon to hear Schubert's Winterreise for piano and voice (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c8UDOmUcxCk) at Stanford (https://music.stanford.edu/events/daniel-wesche-baritone-and-david-hsu-piano-winters-journey) :)

Pretty here at Stanford ... wondering about whether I'll hear back from C, or the main teacher, B, or other Stanford ceili dancers, about where the best Grateful Dead inspired dances at Stanford are these days (if there are any) on non-Tuesday evenings. :)

Happy Sunday, M!

L,
Scott

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Sounds like a wonderful children’s story - you made me laugh - I visualize mouse antics of car travel and survival.

L, M

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Sunday, April 23, 2017

Glad said mouse was able to escape to freedom, M - quite an event in the flash of a moment. Hope I can tell my "Canyon Acrobatic Mouse" stories to my own kids. Quite curious about mouse consciousness too, since this word for awareness might mean both different and similar things for humans and mice. As Acrobatic Mouse poked its head up out of the windshield well, right at the driver's side of the car, it looked aware, and I looked it in its left eye - and it could have seen me / seemed to have seen me (and I don't want to conflate anthropocentrism with mouse consciousness here, but the subjectivity of different individual, and species', consciousnesses is part of what makes the question of consciousness so fascinating) - but how one could use a comparison of consciousnesses between the two species to understand further this idea of consciousness isn't at all obvious, since understanding consciousness as a brain process, and idea, is crazy difficult (it doesn't reduce to a part or process of the brain / bodymind). So I'm glad we're talking about modeling a mouse brain with artificial intelligence by 2020 - e.g. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HazJ7LHihG8 and "Molecule: Stanford & Google's Tom Dean: "Automatically Inferring Meso-scale Models of Neural Computation", Google Brain?, Approaches to Consciousness from this?" ...
https://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2017/03/molecule-stanford-googles-tom-dean.html - which I heard at Stanford last October from Google's Thomas Dean, since we know so much much about mouse brain MECHANICS at the atomic/molecular and neuronal cellular levels, as well as at the behavioral/street levels. "Cheep, cheep" and emergent sound/human language pathways?

And to this day, we still don't know what happened to that little mouse flying through the night on his moving car jungle gym space ship on Skyline Drive high above Berkeley  ... but what really happened will have to wait for another day, if, serendipitously, Cam, the Canyon Acrobatic Mouse, might be able to meet up again, and talk ...

L,
Scott



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Saturday, April 22, 2017

Flightless bird: Developing a sales plan for the WUaS Corporation, Brainstorming about "sales" planning of "Godless for God's Sake," Looks like Prof Charlene Makley teaches the Reed College course which reads "Coming of Age in Second Life: An Anthropologist Explores the Virtually Human" (with which my Naked Harbin Ethnography comes in conversation, again) in "The Anthropology of Sex and Gender," Sales plan for "Naked Harbin Ethnography," as well as the Academic Press at World University and School, on both paper and digital media/platforms?, ... The Academic Press at WUaS is also planned in all 7,099 living languages with machine translation


Dear Nontheist Planners, 

By way of comparison and re further brainstorming about "sales" planning of "Godless for God's Sake" re Kindle and paper versions: 

It looks like Prof Charlene Makley teaches the Reed College course which reads "Coming of Age in Second Life: An Anthropologist Explores the Virtually Human" (with which my Naked Harbin Ethnography comes in conversation, again) in a course called 
http://www.reed.edu/anthro/344/books.html &  http://www.reed.edu/anthro/makley/courses.htmlhttp://www.reed.edu/anthro/344/index.html 

- I'm glad to say.



And MIT Prof of Anthro Graham Jones is a Reed College alum, as is MIT Prof Heather Paxson a Haverford (and Stanford) alumna ... all potentially great folks to connect with re asking students to buy NHE ... All could be helpful re networking for my new actual-virtual Harbin ethnography. What parallels might we find/generate re "Godless ... "? 

Again, my Naked Harbin Ethnography book comes into conversation with Tom Boellstorff's "Coming of Age in SL." If faculty at universities (in any country, in English) whose classes are reading CoAiSL decide to read Naked Harbin Ethnography alongside it, add it to their required books' syllabi, there's potentially/possibly 10-30 books of Naked Harbin Ethnography per class sold. Here's a list of courses - http://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2015/07/syzygium-harbin-hot-springs-book.html - from MIT, Cornell, UC Berkeley and Brown from last autumn that read "Coming of Age in SL."

And while my actual-virtual Harbin ethnographic book touches a bit on sex and gender issues, it touches much more on the virtual and the effects of the information, and online, as ethnographic place and field site, so it wouldn't really fit into this course on the "The Anthropology of Sex and Gender" (which is currently au courant in the field of anthropology), but would rather best touch on courses about theorizing virtual reality, etc., and the practice of online ethnographic field work. 

In what ways is / could Godless for God's Sake be read in a Haverford, Swarthmore, Earlham or Guilford or atheist universities' course, for example, and in relation to what books that already might be being read these days?  

Giving a talk about Naked Harbin Ethnography next Friday in the UC Berkeley Anthropology department - http://bit.ly/HarbinBook - as well. 

Any chance, David, and other GfGS authors, you could begin to give talks about it again?

Scott

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Blue rock thrush: [NTF-planning] Kindle version of "Godless for God's Sake," Experiences last autumn with publishing "Naked Harbin Ethnography" to Kindle, Created a Kindle version book in the Academic Press at World University and School (as an imprint) for my actual-virtual Harbin Hot Springs' ethnography - http//bit.ly/HarbinBook (and https://twitter.com/HarbinBook), How can the Kindle version be accessioned in online Quaker libraries in all countries, and their main and official languages?, Wonder, further, whether NtFs, with "Godless for God's Sake" on the Kindle, could identify a nascent Artificial Intelligence strategy, and particularly re pricing and sales? 


http://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2017/04/blue-rock-thrush-ntf-planning-kindle.html

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Dear NtFs, 

So what would a "sales plan" look like for "Godless ... " on the Kindle, on paper? (... and, by comparison, for "Naked Harbin Ethnography," as well as the Academic Press at World University and School, on both paper and digital media/platforms? The Academic Press at WUaS is planned on WUaS's upcoming for-profit wing, which legal papers are going in now ... The Academic Press at WUaS is also planned in all 7,099 living languages with machine translation).  

I'm hoping to think about this a bit and share further ideas. Thoughts ... ?

NtFriendly cheers, Scott






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Friday, April 21, 2017

Bee hummingbird: Research Group or Lab pour moi and at World University and School, Inspired by MIT's Kerstin Perez and her recent talk at Stanford ... What would this look like? For field research at Harbin Hot Springs ... For building in information technology a realistic virtual Harbin for comparative ethnographic field work ... (Google car?) For ethno-wiki-virtual-world-graphy ... {With a bunch of Stanford undergraduate and graduate students, all pile into a mini-bus for a weekly field work trip to Harbin, as part of a class?}, Was amused to find this Haverford performance arts' piece "Dear Bed" recently ... At about 2:52 here in this "Spanish Jam" … poster says "Gestalt Pool Theatre.." which is? Take me there "time slider"


Research Group or Lab pour moi and at World University and School, I hope to generate this here - http://scottmacleod.com.

Inspired by MIT's Kerstin Perez's web site - http://www.kerstinperez.com/research-group/ (http://www.kerstinperez.com) - and her recent talk at Stanford - http://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2017/04/understory-attended-mit-prof-kerstin.html. Kerstin taught at Haverford College for a year before heading to teach at MIT. :)

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What would this look like?

For field research at Harbin Hot Springs ...

For building in information technology a realistic virtual Harbin for comparative ethnographic field work ... (Google car?) ... e.g. conceptually in a Google Streetview/Maps/Earth with TIME SLIDER and group-buildable like OpenSim/SL and with avatar bots and in all languages ...

For ethno-wiki-virtual-world-graphy ...

{With a bunch of Stanford undergraduate and graduate students, all pile into a mini-bus for a weekly field work trip to Harbin, as part of a class?}

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Web page to come ... http://scottmacleod.com/research-group

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Was amused to find this Haverford performance arts' piece "Dear Bed" recently ...

https://twitter.com/HarbinBook/status/854824229757374464
(Swarthmore posters at around 6:15 actually ... )

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The Grateful Dead & Duane Allman - Dark Star - Spanish Jam 1970
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sh9SyiQUfg0

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At about 2:52 here in this "Spanish Jam" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sh9SyiQUfg0 … poster says "Gestalt Pool Theatre.." which is? Take me there "time slider"

https://twitter.com/HarbinBook/status/854790670216642560



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Thursday, April 20, 2017

Mimicry: CC MIT OCW in MITx in edX - and CC WUaS?, MIT OCW as MITx - https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/mitx-related-courseware/ aka "MITx Courses and Related OCW Courseware", WUaS has long planned to offer courses for credit from CC MIT OCW and CC Yale OYC, with graduate students in group video, teaching to the the MIT and Yale faculty, facilitating online opportunities for graduate students becoming faculty to teach



I'm writing you, with your oversights of CC MIT OCW and MITx, and edX, with some CC World University and School (WUaS) questions, where WUaS is CC MIT OCW-centric (in its 7 languages) and also CC Yale OYC-centric, as well as CC Wikipedia/Wikidata-centric (in its 358 languages). As you may know, CC World University is planning to offer accrediting online free-to-students CC OCW university (bachelor, Ph.D., law and M.D.) and high school (potentially I.B.) degrees - in all ~200 countries' main and official languages.  

Cecilia, since we corresponded last year about some of this (and just this week have generated the Articles of Incorporation to begin WUaS's forking process, which are in the process of being filed with the state of California), and Anant, since you've taught "Circuits and Electronics" both as a MIT OCW course and as a MITx course and since you're the president of edX, I'm writing to ask please about WUaS possibly offering MITx courses (from CC MIT OCW) for credit toward degrees.

Recently H Mohammed in Khartoum city, Sudan, north Africa, and WUaS have been corresponding. He's interested in studying biomedical engineering, engineering or EE/CS at MIT OCW-centric WUaS and has shared with us his secondary school transcript. While his first language is Arabic, I think his English may suffice for him to begin taking MIT OCW and Yale OYC courses in English for credit. 

WUaS has long planned to offer courses for credit from CC MIT OCW and CC Yale OYC, with graduate students in group video, teaching to the the MIT and Yale faculty. WUaS seeks to facilitate online opportunities for graduate students becoming faculty to teach, potentially in all 7,099 living languages; WUaS is also planning wiki schools for open teaching and learning in all languages. 

But as I think about this further, MIT OCW in MITx in edX seems very relevant to Hashim's interests from the Sudan, since he said he doesn't have the internet bandwidth yet for group video, yet can receive some video in email, he wrote. 

In searching further about this, I found MIT OCW as MITx - https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/mitx-related-courseware/ - aka "MITx Courses and Related OCW Courseware." I then looked up "biomedical engineering" in edX on a smartphone and 4 courses came up, "medical engineering" and 5 courses came up, "engineering" and 220 courses came up, and "computer science" and 292 courses came up. 

So I'm writing to ask if World University and School could please explore collaboration with MITx in edX? And in such a collaboration, could WUaS please begin to offer some of these edX courses with MIT OCW courses for degrees, as WUaS proceeds with plans for accreditation (potentially with WASC senior), and as WUaS seeks also to develop CC OCW for online law and medical schools, (potentially with Stanford)? WUaS is planning to seek donations from governments in all ~200 countries for free CC OCW WUaS degrees - with Yale's upcoming tuition of $51,400 per year/student as a possible benchmark - and would gladly collaborate with the MIT Office of Digital Learning and edX around this as well. 

Thank you, and nice to correspond with you last year, Cecilia.

Sincerely, Scott





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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Understory: Attended MIT prof Kerstin Perez's talk at Stanford on Dark Matter - https://events.stanford.edu/events/672/67201 … How will this emerge in realistic virtual cosmos?, Greatly enjoyed MIT Prof Kerstin Perez's @Swexicana https://events.stanford.edu/events/672/67201 … Agree w @LatourBot https://twitter.com/WorldUnivAndSch/status/854478351804751872 … re coding for physics, How will Google's TensorFlow & Streetview help to code for physics re Dark Matter re https://events.stanford.edu/events/681/68151/ … & https://events.stanford.edu/events/672/67201 … talks, When will the realistic virtual earth/cosmos generation gold rush in all 8 k languages begin - https://twitter.com/KlondikeAKNPS/status/854758352936509440 …? with time slider?!!!, Enjoyed new Stanford Professor Antero Garcia, Dungeons & Dragons virtual gaming talk, "Galaxies' growth: Mind-expanding ... " "... with 4 "MIT Media Lab Light Bulbs" ... in augmented illuminated reality around us ... into a football field stadium?"


Attended MIT prof Kerstin Perez's talk at Stanford on Dark Matter https://events.stanford.edu/events/672/67201 … How will this emerge in realistic virtual cosmos?

The problem is precisely that we must avoid trying to bring order too quickly to these muddled scripts.

https://twitter.com/scottmacleod/status/854477355124838400

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https://twitter.com/WorldUnivAndSch/status/854504791912833024

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How will Google's TensorFlow & Streetview help to code for physics re Dark Matter re https://events.stanford.edu/events/681/68151/ … & https://events.stanford.edu/events/672/67201 … talks
https://twitter.com/WorldUnivAndSch/status/854559718219501573

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When will the realistic virtual earth/cosmos generation gold rush in all 8 k languages begin - https://twitter.com/KlondikeAKNPS/status/854758352936509440 …? with time slider?!!!

https://twitter.com/scottmacleod/status/854858214562603011

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https://twitter.com/KlondikeAKNPS/status/854758352936509440

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Re: [Air-L] Call for Chapters: Alternate Reality Games and the Cusp of Digital Gameplay
Hi Antero,

I enjoyed your excellent talk -
https://events.stanford.edu/events/679/67981/ - at Stanford yesterday a lot. Thank you. And congratulations on becoming a professor at Stanford - so great!

Looking forward to staying in touch about what you're teaching and researching as well as potentially about ethno-wiki-virtual-world-graphy http://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/search/label/ethno-wiki-virtual-world-graphy - and what we corresponded about in June 2014 (where my chapter proposal for which may become my 3rd book in some years).

Do you know please of any film to interactive 3D virtual world conversion software on the horizon, especially for Google Streetview/Maps/Earth with Time Slider (and group build-able like OpenSim/SL) by any chance per -
http://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2017/02/gyps-himalayensis-realistic-virtual.html - and - 
http://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2015/10/naked-harbin-ethno-wiki-virtual-world.html
- for example?

And, just as a heads' up, I'm seeking to develop a realistic virtual earth for STEM research and as a classroom (and in all 7,099 living languages), and at the atomic, cellular and street view levels, where we could, for example, add videos of virtual world gaming, which would also then become interactive (possibly Google-centric). It would be great to stay in touch about this as well.

Thank you.

Best regards,
Scott



On 6/17/14 12:43 PM, Scott MacLeod wrote:
> Dear Antero,
>
> Thanks for this "Call for Chapters." I enjoyed your observations here
> about Gaming at about the 11:30 minute mark -
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HwNjUnQr1Is (which I found here -
http://www.theamericancrawl.com/?p=1425).
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> I'm writing to explore the possibility of writing a chapter for your
> edited volume. I've just completed writing a 400 page draft manuscript
> of my actual / virtual Harbin Hot Springs ethnographic book tentatively
> entitled something like “Naked Harbin: Harbin Hot Springs'
> Actual/Virtual Ethnography ~ Hippies, Warm Pools, Counterculture &
> Clothing-Optional, Virtual Harbin." My actual anthropological field
> site, Harbin Hot Springs, is in northern California -
http://www.harbin.org/ - and, as part of my methodology for this first
> book, I come into conversation with Tom Boellstorff's "Coming of Age in
> Second Life" (Princeton 2008); I'm planning to submit a book proposal to
> Yale University Press after receiving photo permissions from Harbin for
> this first book, hopefully soon.
>
> For my second Harbin ethnographic book, I'm planning to build a virtual
> Harbin Hot Springs in something like OpenSim, and
> experienceable/viewable in the Oculus Rift - see, for example ...
http://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2014/06/hazel-how-generative-might-we-make.html
> - where the building will involve creating a field site for actual /
> virtual anthropological comparison, and even for something that I'm
> calling "ethno-wiki-virtual-world-graphy" as a new methodology (see, for
> example ...
http://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/search/label/ethno-wiki-virtual-world-graphy).
> While actual Harbin emerges out of the 1960s and is kind of 'New Age
> California' in ethos, in my interpretation, I think Harbin's alternative
> culture emerges significantly from its clothing-optional warm pool and
> the effects of warm waters on both visitors and Harbin residents alike.
> I see a kind of far-reaching relaxation response meditation emerging
> from this influencing all of Harbin, and possibly since 1972 when
> Harbin's founder Ishvara, who still lives on property, bought Harbin and
> soon thereafter turned it into Heart Consciousness Church, possibly
> partly as a hippie tax dodge, I would hazard. In building the virtual
> Harbin, I'd like to explore the possibility of generating such freedoms
> as those, which people find on-the-ground there digitally. I'd like the
> building of an eventually movie-realistic interactive virtual Harbin to
> dovetail with a similarly emergent virtual earth.
>
> I see actual Harbin as well as the virtual Harbin to come as kinds of
> alternate reality.
>
> Would it be possible to explore please writing a chapter for Sections 1
> or 2 or 3 of your and Greg's edited volume? From your current thinking,
> which section would likely be the best fit?
>
> Thank you.
>
> Friendly greetings,
> Scott
>
>
>
> - Scott MacLeod - Founder & President

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Galaxies' growth: Mind-expanding ... "Illustris first realistic universe simulation," Astronomers Create First Realistic Virtual Universe, The Illustris Project virtual universe out of a MIT / Harvard Smithsonian collaboration, ... and MIT OCW-centric WUAS in all 7,106 languages will become a growing Universe as well :)

http://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2014/05/galaxies-growth-mind-expanding.html

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Diamond: Harbin Hot Springs' articles from recent search, "Naked Harbin Ethnography: Hippies, Warm Pools, Counterculture, Clothing-Optionality & Virtual Harbin" ~ http://bit.ly/HarbinBook, HarbinBook ~ https://twitter.com/HarbinBook, Expand or extend this realistic virtual Harbin ... with 4 "MIT Media Lab Light Bulbs" ... in augmented illuminated reality around us ... into a football field stadium? into something the size of Rhode Island at night onto some north Pacific Ocean expanse? into a life size virtual earth in some dark part of the universe with 8 "MIT Media Lab Space Ship Light Bulbs"?

http://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2017/03/diamond-harbin-hot-springs-articles.html

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