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Physics Exhibition in Dundee

  INSTRUMENTAL! 27 Sept – 26 Nov Lamb Gallery, Tower Building, University of Dundee Mon-Fri 09.30-20.30 Sat 09.30-16.30 This exhibition features a fascinating range of instruments, models and other equipment used in teaching Physics in Dundee from the 1880s onwards. … Continue reading

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BBC Reel History at the National Museum of Scotland

Join Tales of Things at the Museum to celebrate Scotland’s history through archive films as part of a new series on BBC2 – Reel History of Britain . Some of you may remember that in April we tagged the Museum’s, … Continue reading

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Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival

Tales of Things will be taking part in this year’s Scottish mental Health Arts and Film Festival. This will relate to our work with the National Museum of Scotland which we launched in April this year. At the Museum we … Continue reading

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Object Storytelling Workshop

    Tales of a Changing Nation at the National Museum of Scotland “We used to have a car like that…I remember the first TV we ever had…” If you have ever wandered round the galleries and spotted something from … Continue reading

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Tales of Things at the Museum

We are delighted to announce a collaboration with the National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh. The project will launch on the 9th of April 2011 as part of the Edinburgh International Science Festival. As part of the Science Festival celebrations, … Continue reading

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Tagging Technologies Book!

Way back in May 2010, we ran a workshop to explore the publics apprehension for tagging technologies. It was very successful and provided insights in to the fears and concerns around RFID and the tagging of objects and people. The day … Continue reading

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Tagging Workshop

Edinburgh College of Art will be hosting a public workshop “Tagging technology- is the future bright” looking at the implications and future of tagging technology on the 10th May 1-5pm at Inspace (Edinburgh Univeristy, Informatics). For more information go to our … Continue reading

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tales of things now live!

You can now visit our website and tag your memorable object. The site allows you to print your own QR codes, tag an object and connect a media file such as YouTube or Flickr so that your memories will go … Continue reading

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Article in New Scientist

Read about Tales of Things in the New Scientist this week. Great to be public at last! You can follow us on Twitter to be kept up to date on when the website will launch (it will be soon..) Read Article Here

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TOTeM Update

We are now gearing up towards our launch of our new website at the end of March and in the meantime have been looking for possible collaborations. TOTeM will soon be looking to tag people’s objects offering a new way … Continue reading

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