Monthly Archives: October 2014

Ideapod – How to speak so people will listen

Ideapod – How to speak so that people will listen Great TED talk! Totally aligned with all he says. We can be responsible for speaking into any listening. — Julian Treasure – TED – How to speak 7 deadly sins … Continue reading

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Ideapod – success

Ideapod – 7 Intelligences for Success All humans have essentially the same computational capacity in our neural networks. It is all used for something. We are all essentially as smart as each other, and there are an infinite variety of … Continue reading

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Ideapod – New dark age

Ideapod – Are we at the edge of a new Dark Age? Look deeper. Humans are fundamentally cooperative entities – we are highly evolved for cooperation. All new levels of complexity of life can be characterised by the emergence of … Continue reading

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Sun and mood

9 October 2014 ~ Question of the Day ~ Sun & Mood Why and how does the sun affect our mood? Shar is partly right as is FOS. Yes the sun affects our production of Vitamin D. The Sun (or … Continue reading

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Evolutionary roots of language and music

8 Oct ’14 ~Question of the Day~ Language & Music Roots What are the evolutionary roots of language and music? I wish I had a clear answer to that question. There are many theories about it. Wikipedia doesn’t have any … Continue reading

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Stockpiling

Getting Cheeky Do you stockpile anything? Everything ! 😉 I took the scout motto of “be prepared” to heart. We have several months of food on the premises – and guns, nets and fishing gear etc so that I could … Continue reading

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Reflection

7 Oct ’14 ~Question of the Day~ Reflection interesting question came up today with a friend.. she saw the pink light reflected off of the water…. is the world that we see, a reflection ? I would say not exactly … Continue reading

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Forgive

6 Oct ’14~Question of the Day~FORGIVE How to forgive? Like Ian said – don’t judge, then there is no need of forgiveness. It may be necessary for community safety to restrain someone, and sometimes that is the case. It is … Continue reading

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Picture self as child

5 Oct ’14 ~Question of the Day~ You As Child Can you picture the child you once were? Like OM – I have pictures, and the stories that go with them. I don’t have many memories prior to 5 years … Continue reading

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Inspiration

4 Oct ’14~Question of the Day~ INSPIRATION What is ‘inspiration’? I’m with Eric and Torch Inspiration can be anything that starts some chain of association in our minds that results in something that we recognise as being of value to … Continue reading

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