Monthly Archives: April 2015

Ego

20 Apr ’15 ~QofDay~Ego? What is Ego? From my perspective, there is a lot of misinformation out there about what an ego might be, how it comes to be, and what it is useful for. It is a really complex … Continue reading

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Ideapod – Politics

Ideapod – New Politics vs Old Politics It seems to me that the most powerful approach is to decentralise government. I have been involved for a decade in a local coastal management group, operating on a consensus decision making process … Continue reading

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Ideapod – destiny?

Ideapod – Decoding Destiny Based on how you’re living today, where do you see yourself on destiny’s scale? It seems to me that destiny is mostly an illusion. Certainly there is pattern and habit, and in the absence of active … Continue reading

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Ideapod – inner anarchists

Raising inner anarchists socialist commandments While many retain much truth, we have actually gone past the need for labour. We have the ability to automate any process. We can capture the skill of people in automated processes that use sunlight … Continue reading

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Third world games

19 Apr ’15 ~QofDay~Third World Games WHAT DO YOU FIND INTRIGUING IN THE CREATIVITY OF THE PICTURE AND VIDEO ON THIRD WORLD GAMES? Just makes me sad, to see the toys they make, that could so easily be real. No … Continue reading

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Happiest Memory

17 Apr’15 ~QofDay~ Happiest Memory What is your happiest memory? Like FOS – too many to choose, so many different kinds of happiness. Being present to others, just in the instant, without care for past or future. Being present at … Continue reading

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Robot ethics

The future of robot ethics, with Joanna Bryson What will it mean for robots with AI (artificial intelligence) to become conscious, have emotions, and gain social responsibilities? Will they become moral subjects, with ethical obligations and rights? It seems to … Continue reading

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All things must pass ?

#104 – April 14th – All Things Must Pass Away All things must pass, none of life’s dreams can last; So I must be on my way, and face another day. ~ George Harrison Hi Deb The idea that everything … Continue reading

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Growing plants

15 Apr15 ~QofDay~ Grow Plants Share anything you’d like about how/why/if you grow plants. We certainly need to develop better technologies for water storage. We store about a week’s supply for all of the orchards and gardens on site, I … Continue reading

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Humanity

On Being Human What do you believe regarding the spiritual aspect of humanity? Hi Laurie I don’t believe in anything. There are some things about which I am more confident than other things, some things I am sufficiently confident of … Continue reading

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