Claire L. Evans @theuniverse
Science fiction apologist & one-half of a pop group called YACHT.
Articles by Claire L. Evans
A new tool just made every website on the internet instantly and totally customizable. Now what?
An investigation to the strange feel of thermoplastics that has come to dominate our interaction with electronics.
You've never heard of it. Yet it stars Bill Murray and Dan Aykroyd, it was the first film SNL's Lorne Michaels ever produced, and it aired for the first time in history at 2 AM last Monday.
Theresa Duncan's three CD-ROM games changed young girls' lives in the 1990s. Now they're impossible to find, let alone play. If we don't restore them, we may as well be burning books.
VNS Matrix emerged from the cyberswamp during one Australian summer in 1991, on a mission to hijack the toys from technocowboys and remap cyberculture with a feminist bent.
The CyberFeminists were a group of angry and hilarious techno-utopian thinkers who emerged in the early 90s, and saw technology as a way to dissolve sex and gender divisions.
Dolores followed the instructions from Ground Control and brewed the mushrooms into a tea.
For those interested in how today becomes tomorrow, his new novel, "The Peripheral," is necessary reading.
But he knows it won't be anything like how we see ourselves.
These computer-animated music videos from the near retrofuture are synaesthetic mind-melters.