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I recently spoke at a conference where I introduced a broad futures concept that I have been developing: Holoptic Foresight Dynamics. HFD (as I will refer to the concept hereafter) is a strategic model that can help organizations, governmental entities, cultural institutions, and societies to become foresight competent – and even develop...
From FrankSpencer
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“It was the cucumber that made the difference, the crunching made real, the angst of eating disappearing, the jaw unperturbed, and ears flowing smoothly into the motherland of silent mastication. When the sight appeared unblemished, the vision colorful and engaging, riots subsiding into the longing moment, flow ensued. It was flow all...
From Wildcat
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From skyphone
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Project:
Polytopia
 
intelligence: n. the capacity to acquire and apply knowledge (this post is a group Twitter...
From Venessa
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Project:
What happened to nature?
 
Every molecule, atom, in our body... is self-interested... is self-aware, and determined as...
From Counterform
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A videomusical self-portrait. Berlin 2009
From Gabriel Shalom
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Although Henry Markram (head of the Blue Brain Project and speaker in this video) never really...
From TheUndying
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Tango for upright piano and practice room. New York 2004
From Gabriel Shalom
 
It takes $26 dollars to take over the world? A Hack of the Drones: Insurgents Spy on Spy Planes...
From fmyles
 
czech danceschool group photograph, author unknown
From Ronald Frederick
From the beginning of time, black holes were scaring children. Now they are not so bad, they spread creation beyond the limits of individual galaxies.
From gamma
To make a link to a clean resizable page with just the video content: Copy the URL: Ex: Erase the "WATCH?" And change the " = " for another " / " Ex: Or just: Youtube´s url + dash, v, dash + alphanumeric video id. Elegant!
From 3LSZVJA9
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An Article that address energy use and computation speed. Computers and the immense amount of power...
From fmyles
Project:
The Total Library
 
I rarely share CNN stuff; they suck in journalism. But this little window into Shishmaref, Alaska...
From Xarene
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While this is a departure from the nomadism project I've been posting up here, I thought it would be all right to share this essay I just finished, on the ethics of community service. The Ethics of Service Y.J. Wu, 2009 Abstract The aim is to demonstrate that the fundamentals of community service, as distinct from those of other forms...
From Yu Jie
Project:
Polytopia
 
The modern computer has been essential to coming to understand how the Social Brain works,...
From Self-Evolving
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nBots: all projects: home page:
From fmyles
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By Clara Moskowitz When physicist Vitaly Efimov heard his theory had finally been proven, he ran...
From fmyles
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weather report; 32°C, no wind at all
From Ronald Frederick
 
In case you missed the Intensive Fields Conference @ USC last Saturday (12.12.09) the discussions...
From fmyles
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From Irek Kielczyk
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Don't fear the end of the world. Fear what happens next
From e
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This is a quick copy and paste of a post on my portfolio's blog. After I hit "Publish", I...
From Nokadota
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skyglance
From Ronald Frederick
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a saturday evening's weather change
From Ronald Frederick
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Let’s start with what most people probably can agree. Information is accumulating online. The...
From hello_world
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Astronomers have spotted the most Earth-like planet to date, a massive ocean world that probably...
From fmyles
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This is an excerpt from a New Zealand show. In it we meet a woman who seemingly spends alot of...
From friheit
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“I cannot understand why human beings should be so little individualized. Why they should...
From Olena
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we have decided not to die. by daniel askill a beautiful short film with a modern...
From jay
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A Gemini in the Future (This post takes for granted that astrological signs have some relevance in reality [which is not my belief] but eventually strays into solid scientific theory.) I've been forced to consider lately the reasons I'm so apt to announce that I am a gemini (and proud of it) in light of the fact that this weekend was the...
From lafiend
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(University of Michigan) A, Ideal local packing motifs built from tetrahedral dice stuck...
From collective matt
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The New York Times Magazine 12.13.1009 Once again, The Times Magazine looks back on the past...
From fmyles
 
July 7-11, 2010 (Wednesday-Sunday) Portland, Oregon, USA The Genetic and Evolutionary...
From fmyles
 
Part of the Viewer Series, 2009
From Ronald Frederick
 
December 8 2009 - April 11 2010 Victoria and Albert Museum Cromwell Road London SW7 +44 (0)20...
From fmyles
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With the release of the movie "2012" a curiosity of the date has humans across the globe. What does it mean? When will it happen and Why?. First we look at the date December 21st 2012. The date in which a major astronomical event occurs. This is when our little piece of space dust aligns with the center of the Universe. This is a...
From ColdBloodedKyle
4 comments  1 
Project:
Polytopia
 
Now, when the tears find no ink but a keyboard to excite. Now, when the arch of life is...
From Xaos
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Misleading Euclidean Geometry can cause total chaos in the future of humanity. It is quite obvious...
From edanet
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From Spaceweaver
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Finally launched my new site, had a blast working on it using Paper Vision and some of the new...
From OTHER
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From skyphone
 
From Irek Kielczyk
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Project:
Studio Lynn, Vienna
 
From iPenguin
Project:
Designing Science Fiction Scenarios
 
[August 9th 2007, Soto & 4th, Los Angeles Food For Less] [Waiting in a line]...
From can
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Via Lisa Katayama @tokyomango BoingBoing ._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._._ Sex...
From LED
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From gemmelica
 
You are all Stardust
From nagash
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interface from di3it on Vimeo. this project shows a typical scenario in 4 different...
From metaevol
 
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