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7 years since being “terminal”, 5 years since 2% survival!

A Special day today – 7 years since being given a 2% chance of living 2 years, 5 years since passing that 2% mark. In the world of cancer, 5 years survival is considered cured (even if you are full … Continue reading

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Ideapod – learning and value

Future of Learning and Work in the Digital and Global World Technology has revolutionised the way we learn and our ultimate potential. Learning is becoming more accessible, immediate, personalised and collaborative. … Part of the puzzle certainly, and this bunny … Continue reading

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Maps and understanding

The reality dissection fallacy The Scalpel Mania — How to make a good nazi — On maps and territory Kind of. Yes we use maps, and we have to. Once you get a reasonable idea of how consciousness works, it seems clear that our … Continue reading

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Comment on Jordan Peterson’s Banned speech

Jordan – Banned lecture at Linfield College: Ethics and Free Speech The lecture starts at 14:22 and Jordan starts speaking at 20:07 – and it is all worth watching. Jordan at his superb best. Thank you. Only two areas of … Continue reading

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On Elon Musk and the role of capitalism

Dan Shared Elon Musk’s video on his facebook page Musk only has part of the problem. He was correct when he said we get what we incentivise. It is our economic system that rewards scarcity over abundance that is the … Continue reading

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Eric’s facebook questions about “purpose”

A Facebook response to Eric’s question – What is the purpose of your time if you’re trapped in the middle of the ocean on a sinking ship? If purpose is not an active choice then it normally falls back to … Continue reading

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Religion and war

Why Do Religions Teach Love and Yet Cause So Much War? Read more at http://www.beliefnet.com/wellness/2004/06/why-do-religions-teach-love-and-yet-cause-so-much-war.aspx#W84mQ7qZzRhZ5yGg.99 Transcending the trauma to get to the truth of the world’s faiths. Kind of, sort of. It seems to me that it is much more … Continue reading

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