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Patterns - Jason Silva

Patterns exist everywhere!

Film by Jason Silva pointing to the recurring patterns which exist everywhere. Our societies, cities, internet….all just a reflection of the same patterns in nature…all humming to the same tune. From a microscopic level to a cosmological perspective, it is all based on the same principles. Perhaps we can learn[…]

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Charity Vending Machines

Charity Vending Machines

Vending machines with a social conscience In Japan where you can buy just about anything from a vending machine…..comes this great idea. This vending machine has the option to donate to The Red Cross.   I would think having this option for people to use their change on from buying[…]

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Foodbank Australia

Foodbank – Feeding the hungry

FoodBank is a not for profit, non denominational Australian initiative that seeks and distributes food and grocery donations to welfare agencies to welfare agencies to feed those most in need.

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Robot Loving

Robot Loving

Could the whole concept of robots as ‘partners’ be a real world solution in the future? With advancements in robot technology and AI, it seems that robot lovers many not be too far away. There are a range of positive and potential negatives associated with this sort of arrangement surely.[…]

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Guerilla Gardening

Seed Bombs

The Guerilla Gardening Movement Much of our built environment, which occupies large areas of our urban world is often neglected. There are great opportunities to garden these overlooked and forgotten areas. Such opportunities have spawned a movement know as Guerilla Gardening, and the creative devices know as seed bombs. Guerilla Gardening, based on[…]

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2012 Prophecy

The many names of 2012

There is much hype based around 2012, good bad and indifferent. The 2012 ‘time’ goes by many names – The Quickening, Great Awakening, Shift of Ages, End of Days, Return of the Great Mother, End of Kali Yuga, Atlantis Rising, Omega Point, Singularity, Aquarian Age, Sophianic Millennium, New Cosmogenesis, End[…]

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Lifestraw water purification

LifeStraw – Portable Water Purification

LifeStraw and LifeStraw Family are both point-of-use water interventions. These are truly unique offerings from Vestergaard Frandsen that address the concern for  obtaining safe drinking water at home and outside for people with access to  poor quality water and at an affordable level. Lack of access to safe drinking water[…]

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