Industrious Empires

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Let’s explore the rise and fall of empires around their own industrial revolutions. Presented at Symposium 2019 by Andre M. Mahdi With each iteration of new technology countries, nations, and even kingdoms rise and fall at the whim of the inventions and inventors. We are going to discuss the change of nations across the world […]

Meanwhile . . . In Brazil

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South America bound, a glimpse into the history of their Industrial Revolution. Presented at Symposium 2019 by Andre M. Mahdi The focus of the industrial revolution tends to be around the United States and some parts of Europe. The heart of the age beats in England, but what is happening in the rest of the […]

The Science of Harry Potter

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Can we use magic, to help us want to understand the science around us? Presented at Symposium 2019 by Andre M. Mahdi With the help of Roger Highfield’s book “The Science of Harry Potter” we will discuss magic and it’s ability to make us wonder about what is possible. Most would assume the magic from […]