Biodiversity Connections

Conservation and science meetups since 201X.

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Singapore Got Wildlife Meh?

In case you haven't watched it yet, short documentary by David Bird Tan from 2012
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7lQ0_fJ_Mv0?feature=player_detailpage&w=640&h=360]

Andrew Quitmeyer @ The Independent Archive and Resource Centre

"...Part ethnographer, part ethologist, part hacker, and fully polymath, Andrew’s work displays a performative bent that draws its audience into close interaction. Noticing that people enjoyed feeding ducks, for instance, he inverted their behaviour by building a giant duck that spat sweets out at people if they satisfied it with hot dance routines. By playing on the mundane habits of people and animals in such sly fashion, Andrew reveals aspects of our world that we seldom think about..."

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