Images of climate innovation

Big brother is watching


Woman on mobile next to two large towers

A data rig, moored at Crammond Island off the coast of Edinburgh, looms over an unsuspecting tourist. Beneath the towers, huge underwater tanks house passively-cooled, deep-sea data servers. In response to the development of ever more intrusive technologies and surveillance, this research is exploring an alternative future, where data is stored using sustainable technologies, internet activity is secure and anonymous, and the infrastructure of the internet is transparent and accessible.

Entrant: Tiia Partanen , Architecture

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