GARRISON Search Results: “Endangered Animals”
Educating our Children for the Future
BY LYNN ROGOFF
@ VOL 7
ON AUG 28, 2014
Lynn Rogoff discusses the oncoming 6th major extinction on the planet. She states that plant and animal species are becoming extinct at a catastrophic rate, and that it is entirely thanks to the growing human population. She speaks about the necessity for biodiversity, and how her organisation Amerikids is teaching children about the planet’s needs.
SITEWIDE Search Results: “Endangered Animals”
PKBJ VENUE 3 - 07-06-23 WWW.PKBJ.ORG
Jun 07, 2007
CCA [Centre Canadien d'Architecture / Canadian Center for Architecture
Feb 11, 2010
La SAT (Société des arts technologiques)
Feb 22, 2012
Aug 28, 2014
The Pour House
Nov 03, 2013
Apr 22, 2014
May 08, 2015
Fair Trade Décor
Oct 10, 2015
Oct 31, 2018
Nov 01, 2018
Fabric that Inspires
BY NADJA SOLOVIEVA
@ JAPAN GREAT CREATIVE WEEK
ON OCT 28, 2013
Nadja Solovieva, an award winning fashion designer from London, talks about what gives her her inspiration. Some of it comes from Japan, but it also comes from the fur patterns found on endangered animals such as bengal tigers and lemurs.
Painting Party Animals
Internationally recognized Miami-based artist Dana Donaty talks about her unique process in creating an intoxicating mix of monstrous party animals and humans on canvas. Her unmistakeable satirical lexicon is a perfect collision of the grotesque, outlandish burlesque, psychological flirtation and a super charged palette that is like a party about to get thoroughly out of control.
Seahorses: enigmatic, enchanting, and endangered
BY SUZIE SAUNDERS
@ VOL 17
ON MAR 16, 2017
Suzie Saunders has studied marine biology at the University of Aberdeen and specialises in the aquaculture of fish. Her presentation gives a brief insight into the enchanting lives of seahorses and the struggles of seahorse conservastion.
Elephant tourism: spectacular shows or silent suffering?
BY KATIE GRIMMOND
@ VOL 18
ON APR 18, 2017
Katie Grimmond is completing her MSci in Biological Sciences at the University of Aberdeen. She is interested in animal behavior, cognition, and welfare. Her presentation is about the welfare of elephants used in tourism in Thailand.
Giving Animals Choice
BY MICHAEL MURRAY
@ VOL 28
ON JUN 24, 2016
Michael Murray is the Associate Curator of Animals at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo and is extremely passionate about giving animals choice to enrich their lives. These enrichment programs encourage animals to connect with their natural behaviors and behaviors that allow the zookeepers to care for the animals.
Probably the best job for the world
BY SOFIE FLENSBORG
@ VOL 6
ON NOV 01, 2018
Sofie Flensborg photos illustrate what it is like to work as a lawyer for the Secretariat of the UN Convention that aims to ensure that species of animals and plants don’t go extinct - while at the same time contributing to sustainable development…
SITEWIDE BLOG POSTS
PechaKucha Night Townsville Volume 2
Another great attendance for a diverse range of topics from searching for endangered species accross the world, to new uses for old railway sheds via the Khyber Pass. Happy Birthday PechaKucha from Townsville! We enjoyed celebrating your birthday with over 600 cities. To prepare for Volume 3, let us know if you're up for a chat. The PKN Townsville Team
Top 5 Winged, Finned, Four-legged Presentations
Whether it flies, swims, trots, climbs, or simply walks, here are the top 5 PechaKucha 20x20 presentations featuring our fellow members of the animal kingdom. First, we hear PhD zoology researcher Mike Dickison's attempt to figure out Big Bird's exact genus and species. (What, if Anything, Is Big Bird?) We'll then listen to Steven Stark document his fascinating experiences while bee-keeping. (My Bees) Coming in third is National Geographic diver Mark Addison's amazing presentation on his life swimming with sharks. (Give Sharks a Chance) Lesley Ann Beck takes the format in an interesting and unique direction as she takes us through a day in the life of her dog -- from a first-person perspective. (A Dog's Life) Rounding it all out we have Glen Chilton's intriguing research into extinct, rare, and endangered animal species. (Rare Species)
PechaKucha Night Istanbul Vol. 17 " Being A Child"
Dear All, we are ready to PechaKucha Night İstanbul Vol. 17. It will take place at Building Information Center (YEM) on Friday 20 th September, 2013, PechaKucha "Global" Night . It will be so exciting! In this volume, we will be hosting 8 young speakers, 6-12 year old, under the title: “Being a Child” Children have got different world, different words and ideas. So they will share their minds with us. For example what do they want create?or what do they think about animals life , design, architect or technology? If you would like to know , please join the discussion in our audience at 18.30. For details and registration please http://www.yemetkinlik.com/tr/etkinlik/detay/pechakucha-night-istanbul-vol17-cocuk-olmak
Humans, plants, bacteria, fungi, and other animals show signs of a built-in 24-hour body clock -- this is what is known as the Circadian Rhythm. In today's Presentation of the Day, "Circadian Rhythm" from PKN Wellington Vol. 18, Philippa Gander goes into detail as to why oscillation is important to most lifeforms. Philippa is working to find a way to manipulate the circadian rhythm to help humans boldly go where none have been before.
Oceans of Data
"We want to 'whale-cast', we want to predict where they're at...so we can manage human use of the ocean to minimize impact on endangered species." Ben Best is an analyst for the Ocean Health Index, a research project housed at UCSB's downtown ecology center. For him, the ocean has long been a source of spiritual sustenance, vigorous play, wondrous discovery, and intellectual curiosity. In "Oceans of Data" from PKN Santa Barbara Vol. 10, he discusses using data to map out plans for marine conservation.
What do satire, pigs, government, crocodiles, strategy, and mice all have in common? Ryan Sumo is an indie game developer and artist who is currently working on a game called Party Animals, that takes a fascinating look at Filipino politics, by presenting it in a way that makes it surprisingly fun. "Party Animals" was recorded live at BitSummit MMXIV, the 2nd edition of the Kyoto-based indie game festival.
Every 60 seconds in Africa…
“Stereotypes harm dignity, but the truth of the matter is that stereotypes sell” What is your image of Africa? A poor, conflict-ridden, hot continent with beautiful sunsets and wild animals, or a hub for innovations and the second fastest growing economy? By day Faten Aggad works as Africa programme manager at the European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM). By night she studies journalism and is a travel writer. In Every 60 seconds in Africa… from PechaKucha Night Maastricht Volume 29, she will challenge you to look at Western media headlines through a different lens.
Taking Art to the Street
"Street art doesn't have to be graffiti and vandalism."In "Taking Art to the Street" from PechaKucha Nishinomiya Vol. 28, International Artist Daas shares the creative mojo that he pours into his vibrant and iconic works. Pulling inspiration from origami, his unique style takes on fresh, fun, and bold illustrative works, from powerful animals to people portraits, from street art murals to collaborative works with children and the public at large.
The Pitfalls of High-Stakes Photography
“My portraits are inspired by 16th century european paintings...I strive to make something epic.” In "The Pitfalls of High-Stakes Photography", from PechaKucha Night Asheville Vol.11, commercial Photographer, Evan Kafka shares his amazing photos. He analyses the commonalities of photographing celebrities, babies and animals and illuminates the techniques he uses to get the best images from difficult situations.
PKN Poster Spotlight: Nikko
This adorable poster for PechaKucha Night Nikko Vol. 4 spotlights the twelve animals of the Chinese Zodiac, one of the most celebrated cultural traditions of predicting fortune in East Asia. People born in a specific year are believed to attain certain attributes of the zodiac animal. Perhaps, these party animals are predicting the next year's fortune as they huddle around the warm bonfire in the lively textile forest. As the year of dog is coming to an end, the year of boar awaits us! For more posters, please check out our Instagram and Tumblr!