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Everything You Wanted To Know About Cricket But Were Afraid To Ask
BY EMERSON WILSHIER
@ VOL 7
ON MAR 31, 2016
Have you ever wondered: Who was 'The Don'? What is a wicket? How do you bowl? and does facial hair help? Why on earth do people play the second most popular sport in the world? Australian Emerson Wilshier, graphic designer at Elkemo design and self confessed cricket tragic is here tonight, to explain "Everything You Wanted To Know About Cricket But Were Afraid To Ask"
Cricket Shelter: A Modular Insect Farm
BY MARIA AIOLOVA
@ NEW YORK BUILD
ON MAR 16, 2017
"Eating bugs is good for you, good for the planet, and good for the future!"
In "Cricket Shelter: A Modular Insect Farm" from PechaKucha Night New York Vol. 18, architect Maria Aiolova discusses her obsession with cricket farming. Her firm, Terreform ONE, built a sustainable insect shelter on site to conduct extensive research on crickets - studying their growth, social development, and reproductive habits...before harvesting the adults and turning them into tasty treats!
Maria is an architect, educator, designer, and community builder in New York City. She is an innovator in ecological design, smart cities, sustainable urban infrastructure, water, transportation, and waste. Maria is a leader in interdisciplinary education focused on future cities.
The Empire, War & Cricket
BY DEAN ALLEN
@ VOL 17
ON AUG 30, 2017
Dr Dean Allen is a recognised Historian and speaks of his love for a small Karoo town in the middle of no-where just outside Cape Town.
How this little town was created over 100 years ago as the Jewel of Africa where the rich and famous went on holiday, the turbulent history of corruption and bribes established the owner of the town in the upper class through cricket and war to his business relationship with Cecil Rhodes
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Cricket for Dummies
Another great kids presentation from Derby (Vol. 5), this time with Haseef introducing us to the world of his favorite sport: cricket. If you're unsure of the difference between a Batsman and a Wicketkeeper, this one's worth a look!
Cricket for Dummies
Do you know the difference between a Batsman and a Wicketkeeper? Do you long to make the pilgrimage to England's Lords pitch? Can you shoot a square drive with a flat-fronted willow-wood blade? If you answered "yes" to any of the above questions, this presentation isn't for you. (But why not watch it anyway?) Here we have a cool little dude named Haseef; in this edition of Presentation of the Day (from PechaKucha Night Derby Vol. 5) Haseef educates us troglodytes on the wonders of his favorite sport: Cricket. To hear from more super-cool little dudes and dudettes, check out our KIDS Channel!