Category Archives: human society

What is SenseCamp and how does it MakeSense?

People keep asking me what is this “MakeSense” thing and why do you keep spamming our newsfeed about it? Besides it being one of the most commonly used expressions to eitherĀ Make SenseĀ of something, or to appreciate another person’s point of … Continue reading

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Social Enterprise Showcase: Fresh Truck

Increasing access to sustainable fresh fruit & vegetables to rural communities outside the Boston Area. With a fun, innovative and “fresh” approach with music, technology and affordable pricing. It’s a simple but exciting idea to increase health consciousness and sustainability … Continue reading

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Space Monkeys

Greetings from outer space. fascinating:   This is recorded onboard the International Space Station.

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Helios: Building Character

A friend of mine asked me recently who are my heroes. I have many in the various genres that matter to me in my life – Social Entrepreneurs, Community Leaders, Activists, Artists, Ted Speakers, Thought Pioneers Heroes are those who … Continue reading

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Dub Fx Creating A World For The Open Minded

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Sandbox Playbook 2012

“What is a career? What does it take to be successful? How can smart and dedicated people change the world? These were merely some of the questions asked by 200 young leaders at the first Sandbox Global Summit in Lisbon.” … Continue reading

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Behind Organised Chaos

What started as a chat room full of jokes turned into a powerful real world movement. Some may be frightened by the faceless crowd sourced mob but the only ones who ought to be afraid are those blocking the free … Continue reading

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Market Based Solutions to Social Change

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Relativity of Time

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Professor Philip Zimbardo discusses how the way we see time affects the way we deal with the world. Different cultures have different rhythms, which I think explains a lot of the differences. And it seems that crisis happens when dominant cultures tell other cultures to operate at a different rhythm to their natural swing of being.

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Food Mechanics

Normally i promise you happy, inspiring stories of change and creativity but this infographic is too striking [click to zoom] Too often I am guilty of rolling my eyes to the whole organic movement- like a band that has become … Continue reading

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