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2006-05-28

Technology_43

Entry: Scanning
Focus: GEhealthcare



GE Healthcare's broad range of products and services enable healthcare providers to better diagnose and treat cancer, heart disease, neurological diseases, and other conditions earlier.
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http://www.gehealthcare.com/usen/index.html

Technology_42

Entry: Chemical Systems
Focus: ProtoLife



ProtoLife is developing automated, high-throughput methods for designing complex chemical systems using proprietary statistical learning and automated design technology.
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http://www.protolife.net/news/publications.php

Architecture_46

Entry: Digital Structural Analysis
Focus: Ocean North



Ocean North is an experimental and multi-disciplinary design practice - based in London, Oslo and Helsinki - that undertakes design projects, research and consultancy in urban design, architecture, product design and cultural production.
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http://www.ocean-north.net/

Architecture_45

Entry: Urbanism
Focus: Spacing



Spacing is a magazine about Toronto's public spaces and urban landscape that covers any and every issue that concerns life in the city's public realm.
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http://www.spacing.ca/

Technology_41

Entry: Modelling
Focus: Algorithmic Botany



Algorithmic Botany, is the website of the Biological Modelling and Visualization research group in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Calgary.
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http://algorithmicbotany.org/

Architecture_44

Entry: Mobility
Focus: Velo-City



Velo-City is a sustainable rapid mobility for the city of Toronto.
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http://www.velo-city.ca/

Science_58

Entry: Web Journal
Focus: Fiberculture



Fibreculture Journal is a peer reviewed international journal that explores the issues and ideas of concern and interest to both the Fibreculture network and wider social formations. The journal encourages critical and speculative interventions in the debate and discussions concerning information and communication technologies and their policy frameworks, network cultures and their informational logic, new media forms and their deployment, and the possibilities of socio-technical invention and sustainability. Other broad topics of interest include the cultural contexts, philosophy and politics.
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http://journal.fibreculture.org/

Architecture_43

Entry: Wiki
Focus: Hackitectura



“posse" de arquitectos, hackers y activistas sociales experimentando en los territorios emergentes de la espacialidad ciborg compuesta por la recombinación de espacio físico, redes TIC y cuerpos.
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http://mcs.hackitectura.net/

Art_50

Entry: Mix
Focus: Distribute Creativity



The research of the Institute for Distributed Creativity (iDC) focuses on collaboration in media art, technology, and theory with an emphasis on social contexts.
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http://www.distributedcreativity.org/

Art_49

Entry: Mix
Focus: Center for Contemporary Non-Objective Art



An international nonprofit organization, CCNOA plays a vital role among visual arts and sound art organizations nationally and internationally. This is achieved by initiating, supporting, and presenting art projects in the field of contemporary non-objective art, architecture, audio and audio-visual media and by serving as a site for discussions on interdisciplinary art and criticism.
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http://www.ccnoa.org/

Art_48

Entry: Organization
Focus: Binaural



Binaural is a non-profitable Cultural Association founded in 2004 with the aim of promoting the exploration and research in sound/visual and new media arts, focusing on the transversality of media and languages and on the articulation between the artistic production and the surrounding context, particularly through its activities in the rural space of Nodar.
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http://www.binauralmedia.org/

Music_22

Entry: Sound Art
Focus: Singuhr



Since its debut in 1996, the singuhr - hörgalerie in parochial (singuhr sound gallery in parochial) has worked with artists to create and present sound art on a continuous basis at a permanent location, the Parochial Church in Berlin's Mitte district.
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http://www.singuhr.de/

Music_21

Entry: Festival
Focus: Cybersonica



Now in its fifth year, it is a leading international event for anyone interested in the theory and practice of how new technologies are shaping and changing the way musicians, DJs, VJs, digital artists, audiovisualisers and creative software developers make and present their work. The festival brings together a vibrant community of sonic and audiovisual innovation, nurtures new talent and showcases the freshest and latest work in the field.
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http://www.cybersonica.org/

Technology_40

Entry: Oil and Gas
Focus: Offshore Environment



This site provides information on the impact of the offshore oil and gas industry on the ocean environment and living resources.
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http://www.offshore-environment.com/

Science_57

Entry: Ocean Research
Focus: Cardiff Marine Institute



Geology, Geography, Geophysics, Geochemistry.
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http://www.ocean.cf.ac.uk/