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The Right To Repair: A Scientific Literacy Issue

The Right To Repair: A Scientific Literacy Issue

The right to repair is and has been threatened for a long time. Unfortunately the bad guys are winning this fight. Suddenly we find ourselves in a time where repairing your broken car, phone or computer seems outright unrealistic. Devices are deliberately being engineered to be hard to repair, so only the manufacturers themselves can […]

The Importance Of Understanding Technology

The Importance Of Understanding Technology

Nobody can put it in a better way than Carl Sagan. The lack of understanding when it comes to the science and technology we use every day is sooner or later going to blow up in our faces. “We’ve arranged a global civilization in which most crucial elements profoundly depend on science and technology. We […]