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This blog contains what I think might be "big ideas," regardless of subject area. There is a bit of my own writings as well, from those rare times I overcome distraction. A pathological optimist's attempt to direct the river of information towards new ways of thinking. Also, memes.

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3eanuts:

July 11, 1986 — see The Complete Peanuts 1983-1986

3eanuts:

July 11, 1986 — see The Complete Peanuts 1983-1986

"So what did you do when death came to your house? We continued in the same way as before. What is that, a failure of the imagination? Are you in denial? This is not wholly true; we continue in the same way as before but in parenthesis. My thinking has switched its grammar. The present continuous is its single operational tense. Uncertainty is our present and our future."



- Marion Coutts recounts her husband’s last days

(Source: theguardian.com)



It felt like all of Seattle was transported to another dimension last night.

It felt like all of Seattle was transported to another dimension last night.

"Imagine how much harder physics would be if electrons had feelings."



- Richard Feynman



The best tumblr of the morning: http://beyoncevoters.tumblr.com/

The best tumblr of the morning: http://beyoncevoters.tumblr.com/

Shared Decisions Benefit Next Generations.

We can facilitate cooperation and conservation with appropriately structured decision making processes around resource distribution. Non-binding agreements don’t work. 

The only problem being that the actors who take advantage of limited resources are those with the most power, and they have every incentive to poison the development of sound and just shared decision making. 

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