EDUCATION. A Better World Network - A Better World. Better World... FUTURE OF HUMANITY. Kalki Koechlin: The Printing Machine. 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. 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. The chapters in this book provide key principles, of which the following are just a few. 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. Digital Culture. Publications - Future Cities Laboratory. Futurism.
Think Global. The_Zeitgeist_Movement_Defined_6_by_9.pdf. The issues. ENERGY. 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. 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.
NET NEUTRALITY. TIME. COMMUNICATION. INFO. TECH. Digital-Culture. All Things Connected. Our World Digitized: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly. THE SHIFT. COSMOS. Recycling Directory - Throwplace.com - earth friendly resources. Emergency Preparedness. Part 1 of FIVE EASY PIECES: On Curation, Content as Experience and Federated Systems #ThinkState - goonth's posterous.
Media and Culture Journal. M/C Journal was founded (as "M/C - A Journal of Media and Culture") in 1998 as a place of public intellectualism analysing and critiquing the meeting of media and culture.
M/C Journal is a fully blind, peer-reviewed academic journal, but is also open to submissions and responses from anyone on the Internet. We take seriously the need to move ideas outward, so that our cultural debates may have some resonance with wider political and cultural interests. Each issue is organised around a one word theme (see our past issues), and is edited by one or two guest editors with a particular interest in that theme. Each issue has a feature article which engages with the theme in some detail, followed by several shorter articles. The Progressive Community. (Official Movie) THRIVE: What On Earth Will It Take?
Green Links - Throwplace.com - earth friendly resources. Think On Your Own. The International Flag of Planet Earth. The scientific study of flags is called vexillology, and the practice of designing flags is called vexillography.
Both of these are an outcome of heraldry. In these practices there are different unofficial design rules/costums, about colors, placement, proportions, typography, and aestethics in general. This proposal is accurate according to the regulations regarding flags. Centered in the flag, seven rings form a flower – a symbol of the life on Earth. Theory of Change Community. Image credit: Sidney Harris.