Remembering the miraculous side of humanity. Matt Ridley‘s most recent book is The Rational Optimist. He is also the author of Genome and Nature via Nurture.
Love this video! Steven Johnson shows us how to nurture good ideas. Beginning with Charles Darwin’s first encounter with the teeming ecosystem of the coral reef and drawing connections to the intellectual hyperproductivity of modern megacities and to the instant success of YouTube, Johnson shows us that the question we need to ask is, What … Continue reading
Ahhh, how do I love thee… The Cradle to Cradle framework is like the left hand in a Chopin, Nocturn, Opus 27 #2 piano solo. The right hand is the sound of a healthy planet. Together they make the most beautiful music. From their About page: The Green Products Innovation Institute Inc. (GPII) is a … Continue reading
folk-bluegrass-jazz-R&B-modern-pop-tinged vocalist and acoustic cello player Ben Sollee Thanks to Ecorazzi
Thank you SkitZ1158 for this video of Andrew Bird at the Guggenheim in New York. August 5, 2010.
￼￼ I am very excited about the new Green Products Innovation Institute in California. It is intended to support California’s Green Chemistry Initiative, which calls for the elimination of toxic substances from materials and manufacturing processes for all textiles and other products sold in California. Image Credit: Michelle Kaufmann/C2C MBDC Cradle to Cradle is an MBDC … Continue reading
The best swordsman in the world doesn’t need to fear the second-best swordsman in the world. No, the person for him to be afraid of is some ignorant antagonist who has never had a sword in his hand before; he doesn’t do the thing he ought to do, and so the expert isn’t prepared for … Continue reading
Mad Science, Mad Craft, Mad Innovation more about “Video: Best of Maker Faire 2008“, posted with vodpod