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  • The Hitchhikers Guide to Coronavirus

    The shuttle loom was invented in 1733. It hugely increased the productivity of weavers, but required no new tools or materials . It could have been invented any time in the previous 5000 years, but it wasn’t. Why?

  • Fundraising in the Time of Corona

    In the wake of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) we have become painfully aware of the impact this is going to have on independent creators and organisations alike. While every sector is likely to struggle...