1. Kartik Shankar: Turtle Conservation in Orissa, India

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    This presentation was recorded in May 2008 for the symposium: "Problematizing Neoliberal Biodiversity Conservation: Displaced and Disobedient Knowledge" Washington D.C., American University, Department of Anthropology, May 16-19, 2008 Organizers: Jim Igoe (Dartmouth College, Department of Anthropology) & Sian Sullivan (Birkbeck School of Geography, University of London, ) An Executive Summary for the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) is available here: pubs.iied.org/pdfs/G02526.pdf A special issue of Current Conservation also features articles by several of the contributors: issuu.com/currentconservation/docs/cc_3.3?mode=window&backgroundColor=%23222222 This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

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    • What are the main challenges facing Future Earth?

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      Diana Liverman, Johan Rockström, Joseph Alcamo, Robert Watson, Martin Visbeck, Sybil Seitzinger and Steven Wilson explain the main challenges facing Future Earth. Find out more about Future Earth on http://www.futureearth.info

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      • Contact lens that can receive your text messages

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        Scientists have developed a new technology that allows electronic messages sent from mobile phones to be directly projected on to contact lens placed in the recipient's eyes. The technology, developed by Belgian researchers, allows information such as text messages from a mobile phone to the contact lenses. http://www.lenstrade.com/contact-lenses/daily-contact-lenses.html

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        • Donut Time short film

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          A short film I did last year. It was fun to do and was mainly an experiment to see how quickly I could turn a short around. We shot it over 3 day and edited it in 4. The effects took longer, mainly because our greenscreen had …issues and I had to rotoscope much of it. I’m not super happy with the end result, but then sometimes you just gotta move on.

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          • Ferrofluid in Water

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            Ferrofluid in a water suspension is attracted to a magnet to the side. By Guy Casavan, Ankit Sharma, Brandon Hass. This was created for a course on Flow Visualization at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Team Third Assignment, 2012. For more information, visit http://www.colorado.edu/MCEN/flowvis/

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            • Swirling Liquid Light Lens

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              A colored light loop is projected through a tank of rotating water, resulting in focused patterns on the floor beyond. By Jeremy Baugh. This was created for a course on Flow Visualization at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Team Third Assignment, 2012. For more information, visit http://www.colorado.edu/MCEN/flowvis/

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              • Change Course Conference

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                From 8th- 11th December 2012, the Club of Rome invited 60 young and creative activists, artists, future thinkers, filmmakers, young scientists and members of international (youth) movements from all over the world to Winterthur. In a series of full-day workshops and public events, the Change Course Conference will address the issue of change and the question of how to (really) make it happen.

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                • Cummins Power Generation

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                  Cummins Power Generation is a world leader in the design and manufacture of power generation equipment, including PowerCommand standby and prime power systems. We also provide single--source warranty, planned maintenance, and round--the--clock emergency service 24 hours a day, seven days a week including back--up power rental through our network of distributors. Part of the world--wide power systems business which has annual sales of more than $1.2 billion, Cummins Power Generation's strength comes from being a division of Cummins Inc.

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                  • Discovering new species. / Descubriendo nuevas expecies.

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                    from Federico Pardo / Added

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                    The Amazon forest still harbors many secrets waiting to be discovered. Fortunately, there are people whose job is to find these secrets and bring them to life. Join a group of scientists as they explore a remote region of the Peruvian Amazon.

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                    • A Museum Has Bones

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                      A short documentary about a small natural history museum and the people who bring it to life. __________________________________________________________________________ Music Credits Leaves (D_rradio) | CC BY-ND 3.0 | http://bit.ly/122FT6R The Flight of Lulu (Possimiste) | CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 | http://bit.ly/nJEamK Republic (Good Old Neon) | CC BY-NC 3.0 | http://bit.ly/12yHcIt A Mountain of Ice (Helios) | courtesy of Keith Kenniff | http://www.unseen-music.com

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