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The Pigeons of Ed-Tech

A Hack Education Project

So, you’re one of the lucky few who has a “Be Less Pigeon” sticker on your laptop. Or you’re sporting a new “Be Less Pigeon” t-shirt. And someone asks you “what’s up with the pigeon?” And you’re stumped. You know it’s something about education technology and technologies and pedagogies of...

Pigeons in Barcelona are being put on birth control. From Nature World News: The birds will be fed contraceptive food to put contraceptive pills into the birds' system. It is expected that by mid of 2017, special feeding dispensers will be installed all over the city which contain contraceptive food....

Via The Wimmera Times, "Horsham Homing Club member Brydon McPhee keeps the pigeon racing spirit alive at age eight." There are a handful of very cute photos of Brydon and his pigeons. The spirit might stay alive thanks to youngsters like Brydon picking up the hobby, but it also remains...

From The Atlantic: The extinction of various species has led to a segregation of human activity and natural activity, says Stewart Brand of The Long Now Foundation, which focuses on long-term strategies for the next 10,000 years. The organization develops biotechnology to allow humans to better co-exist with nature. In...

"Pigeon from Pakistan spreads hate message," The Times of India reports. The pigeon's flight across the India-Pakistan border follows incidents last week of balloons with "malicious messages." Notably residents of border village spread across the Radcliff Line have a common hobby of pigeon flying and spotting of Pakistani pigeons in...