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Exploring the digital world: a collection

Updated Thursday 18th May 2017

From social media to the impact of screen time - academics from the OU and beyond explore the new worlds created by technology

A digital creation of Dr Beep Creative commons image Icon JD Hancock under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

The thing at the top? Photographer JD Hancock explains:

Austin, Texas electronic super-scientist Dr. Bleep (aka John-Mike Reed) was kind enough to let me borrow one of his amazing audio/visual creations, a “Thingamagoop 2” to be specific. It lights up, it makes music and sound, it looks fantastic, and all of the knobs and switches actually do stuff. The Thingamagoop 2 is no longer being produced, so I am so grateful that I got to put one in front of my camera!

 

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