Jacob Kuppermann manages Long Now's social media presence with the goal of building an intellectual community online. Prior to arriving at Long Now in 02021, they studied ecological and technological communities at Stanford University, graduating with an M.S. in Earth Systems, a B.S. in Biology, and a B.A. in History, writing a senior thesis on the community structures that allowed for the long-term survival of the Whole Earth 'Lectronic Link, an early internet forum founded by Stewart Brand. In addition to their educational experience, Jacob has experience as a writer for The Singles Jukebox, the Stanford Sphere, and the Institute of Network Cultures' Critical Meme Reader.
Recent Ideas from Jacob Kuppermann
Rick Prelinger’s Lost Landscapes films have become a Long Now December tradition. This year, his cinematic vision expands out from San Francisco to cover the infrastructure of California. We talk to Prelinger about the creative & archival process behind Lost Landscapes 02021.
The 02021 Working Group I contribution to the Sixth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, widely known as the 02021 IPCC report [https://www.ipcc.ch/report/ar6/wg1/downloads/report/IPCC_AR6_WGI_SPM.pdf], is a massive document. Drawing ...