Built with values and ethics that resonate with an Internet that champions decentralization, independence, and privacy.
MONI-07B prioritizes indie research and perspectives without the centralization, hype or dystopia typically found in the traditional sources of mainstream news, media, and analysis.
MONI-07B values online user privacy and data rights instead of the exploitative surveillance that targets content according to the user’s web history. There are no IP tracking or algorithm manipulation tools at MONI-07B.
MONI-07B embraces open sourced, decentralized technologies and protocols such as ₿itcoin and blockchain for a healthier evolution of the Internet. Most original artwork is publicly [r]egistered on the blockchain.
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MONI-07B supports indie artists, musicians, designers, and filmmakers by commissioning new original art and compensating them both promptly and directly for their services. Furthermore, all artists are interviewed, so their observations are featured at MONI-07B.
MONI-07B conducts an editorial peer review process with technical professionals, engineers, and scientists experienced in the space industry. In addition, featured experts (interviewees) read the draft to ensure the accuracy of the transcription.
MONI-07B includes substantiated opinions and well-researched perspectives resulting from Monica Hernandez’ experiences, research, and networks. In addition, if applicable, MONI-07B will disclose any vested economic interests that Monica Hernadnez or the company MONI-07B.SPACE LLC might have in the companies, funds, or projects being featured.
MONI-07B does not use ChatGPT or new generations of artificial intelligence-powered chatbots and applications for original articles and artworks. Instead, the AI-powered tool used in the editing process is Grammarly, which primarily checks spelling and grammar. Occasionally, original photos have been manipulated and enhanced using app-based image editors, such as the Glitch Art Studio or Neon Camera.
Stream of consciousness [photos]
Coastal mangrove wetlands are abundant in South Florida. Still, there’s something primal and exotic about looking at their exposed roots and the natural habitat they provide to plenty of organic life. The black wet soil resembles that of an alien world. Whenever I look at these exposed roots, I contemplate the core ethical values that keep me grounded and the curiosity that makes me look up to space. The original, untouched photo was captured at the 1,501-acre Anne Kolb Nature Center in South Florida.