amsterdam: transnatural

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transnatural returns to town, kicking off its elaborate program at nemo science center on fri - sep 7. this innovative festival explores how new technology can support the planet's eco-riches instead of eroding them as we've been doing for centuries now. this third edition is themed the state of autonomy, and the program focuses on autonomous beings, systems, processes, materials and that are able to – be they organic, man-made or hybrid – act independently. the exhibition explores generative systems, innovative materials, open-source bio-technology, new ways to harvest energy and the use of existing sources and materials in an intelligent manner. the music + performance lineup is hosted by amsterdam's fiber festival and ctm festival from berlin. later this month a related conference will be held for creative, technology and science professionals and private individuals alike, discussing new methods of harvesting energy and food, and how new innovative materials and ways in which designers, consumers and businesses cope with existing materials and resources. click [here] to view the full program. location: oosterdok 2 [centrum].

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