Top 10 emerging technologies of 2015. Technology is perhaps the greatest agent of change in the modern world.
While never without risk, technological breakthroughs promise innovative solutions to the most pressing global challenges of our time. From zero-emission cars fuelled by hydrogen to computer chips modelled on the human brain, this year’s 10 emerging technologies offer a vivid glimpse of the power of innovation to improve lives, transform industries and safeguard our planet. To compile this list, the World Economic Forum’s Meta-Council on Emerging Technologies, a panel of 18 experts, draws on the collective expertise of the Forum’s communities to identify the most important recent technological trends. By doing so, the Meta-Council aims to raise awareness of their potential and contribute to closing the gaps in investment, regulation and public understanding that so often thwart progress.
The 2015 list is: 1. Teaching Virtues. Transformative Eco-Education for Human and Planetary Survival. Edited by:Jing Lin, University of MarylandRebecca L.
Oxford, Alabama A&M University A volume in the series: Transforming Education for the Future. Editor(s): Jing Lin, University of Maryland. Rebecca L. Oxford, Alabama A&M University. Published 2011 Transformative eco-education is environmental education that is literally needed to transform and save our planet, especially during the global ecological crises of our present century. This book presents powerful ideas for transformative eco-education. REALITY, Reality, reality. As Alice said to Humpty Dumpty after he replied “Glory!”
, “Why, whatever do you mean by that?” Reality — wouldn’t even go there trying to define it. All I know is, all charged up and ready to go, and left to your own devices, have entirely new meanings now. Digital Culture. Publications - Future Cities Laboratory. Futurism.
Think Global. The_Zeitgeist_Movement_Defined_6_by_9.pdf. FUTURE OF HUMANITY. The issues. ENERGY. EDUCATION. EARTH. RESOURCES. Conscious Evolution. CGD. SCIENCE. CHARLES EISENSTEIN. CRISIS. DEVELOPMENT. BUILDING. OPEN SOURCE ECOLOGY. RISK. JEREMY RIFKIN. What is The Free World Charter? What is The Free World Charter?
Let's make everything free The Free World Charter is a statement of principles that has the potential to optimise life on Earth for all species, eradicate poverty and greed, and advance progress. Neither political nor religious, these ten short principles could form the foundation of a new, advanced society that uses no money, is free, fair and sustainable. They are based solely on nature, common sense and survival. The Free World Charter is now widely considered a logical progression out of the failing mechanisms of today's society, and a natural step in our evolution. Why we need it In case you haven't noticed, the world has become a very hostile place. It does not have to be this way. As the predominant species, we humans have failed to acknowledge the great responsibility that comes with our great knowledge and power.
The time has come to make some fundamental changes to our way of life, which has become both unsustainable and unjust. In a word: money. 1. Over 865,200 Gallons of Fracked Oil Spill in ND, Public In Dark For Days Due to Government Shutdown. Global Voices · Citizen media stories from around the world. World Values Survey. Better World... Change the World. Emergency Preparedness. Green Links - Throwplace.com - earth friendly resources.
International Council of Thirteen Indigenous Grandmothers. Think On Your Own. Recycling Directory - Throwplace.com - earth friendly resources. Center for Global Development (CGD) Strengthening Governance Through Participation. The Progressive Community. (Official Movie) THRIVE: What On Earth Will It Take?
THE GLOBAL DIALOG. COSMOS. PEOPLE. TIME. MIND. COMMUNICATION. INFO. TECH. Digital-Culture. All Things Connected. Part 1 of FIVE EASY PIECES: On Curation, Content as Experience and Federated Systems #ThinkState - goonth's posterous.
Media and Culture Journal. Our World Digitized: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly.
The International Flag of Planet Earth. Theory of Change Community. As we define it, a Theory of Change defines all building blocks required to bring about a given long-term goal.
This set of connected building blocks–interchangeably referred to as outcomes, results, accomplishments, or preconditions is depicted on a map known as a pathway of change/change framework, which is a graphic representation of the change process.