“The purpose of the conference is to open up a dialogue about the potential power of plant-based diets to address the heaps of global issues,” Nina Gheihman, co-organizer of the conference, says.
This mechanical behemoth is Paige M. Gutenborg, the shop’s resident book-making machine.
The “Uncanny Valley,” a term first coined by robotics professor Masahiro Mori in 1970, refers to the discomfort experienced when encountering human replicas which appear almost, but not exactly, like real human beings. Reborn dolls can veer into that territory if they’re made poorly, but more often than not, what is peculiar about them is that they do cross the valley.
“Let’s move past the mourning phase and be ready to fight and act.”
There's only one rule, but it's strict: no plate, no chocolate.