Brief Syllabus

Selected presentation material....more can be found in "Research"

Negotiator skills in demand

Hierarchy of meaning

Human-computer similarities

The way messages travel

The way messages travel - the device view

The way messages travel - the tech view

In which environment the natives will have a better perception of time? Why?

The map of the world from various perspectives

The traditional version

Another version

Another version

Yet another version

What makes the topmost normal?

Here is the third version in color:

Wouldn't this make sense for someone who lives in the southern hemisphere?

The distortions imposed by the flat earth view (the real sizes are in dark color)

The world from Apple's (subcontractors) point of view

World population density

Why more than 50% of the world's population is concentrated in the red region?

The previous from a different perspective. Does it make sense?

Which planet is this?

My favorite view of Earth. It is a water planet. If aliens land they will land in water. The land will look to them (with pollution and overdevelopment) like it's going through a new geological phase

Geography lessons

How big is Australia?

Most of it is desert though

How big is Brazil?

How big is Texas?

Where is the greatest cross-border time-zone difference?

Which continent has the highest number of time-zones

Landlocked countries

What do these countries have in common?

They carried out executions between 2013 and 2017

(Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Botswana, Chad, China, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Nigeria, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Palestinian Territories, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Taiwan, Thailand (2018), United Arab Emirates, USA, Vietnam and Yemen. (Due to ongoing conflicts in Libya and Syria, Amnesty International is not able to confirm that judicial executions were carried out in these countries)

Longest flights

What is so interesting about this curve?