George Bernard Shaw once noted  that "new opinions often appear first as jokes and fancies, then as blasphemies and treason, then as questions open to discussion, and finally as established truths."

CTLab's primary space for reasoned and thoughtful discussion is its weblog - an edited, multicontributor vehicle dedicated to mediating current issues of culture, conflict, and space.

As the conversation grows and evolves, so too will the requirement  for technologies enabling the exchange and incubation of ideas. Envisioned:  discussion fora, symposium space, an annotated links and references library, image galleries, web seminar capability, content aggregation, and collaboration tools.