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About Simon Porzak

Simon Porzak is a writer and researcher based in the Netherlands. He studies the intersections of science and aesthetics, with a particular interest in opera, artificial intelligence, and bioengineering
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What Is a Face Mask?
5 months ago

What Is a Face Mask?

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It’s an anthropological truism so trite it could be embroidered on a throw pillow: Masks don’t hide our true selves, but instead display them. As more and more of us …
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The Dystopian Promise of the Fidget Spinner
3 years ago

The Dystopian Promise of the Fidget Spinner

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“People today who still have time for boredom and yet are not bored are certainly just as boring as those who never get around to being bored,” pronounced the social …
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