It would be far easier and would require less energy to build new, efficient cities than to attempt to update and solve the problems of the old ones. Future By Design proposes a city that would use the most sophisticated available resources and construction techniques. Its geometrically elegant and efficient circular arrangement will be surrounded...
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...
“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...
To make a link to a clean resizable page with just the video content:
Copy the URL:
Erase the "WATCH?"
And change the " = " for another " / "
Youtube´s url + dash, v, dash + alphanumeric video id.
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
The aim is to demonstrate that the fundamentals of community service, as distinct from those of other forms...
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...
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...