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By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 20 Jun 19

Meaning and Hope in a Complex World Book by Lene Rachel Andersen The world is changing and becoming more complex. Metamodernity provides us with a framework for understanding ourselves and our societies in a more complex way, as it integrates indigenous, pre-modern, modern, and postmodern cultural code. Indigenous culture can provide a connection to nature that we have lost and which re-introduces the circularity that we need to solve the climate crisis etc. Premodern culture provided strong moral guidance in the shape of what we today call religion; we need a shared moral compass and ways to share and discuss …

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Meaning and Hope in a Complex World Book by Lene Rachel Andersen The world is changing and becoming more complex. Metamodernity provides us with a framework for understanding ourselves and our societies in a more complex way, as it integrates indigenous, pre-modern, modern, and postmodern cultural code. Indigenous culture can provide a connection to nature that we have lost and …

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By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 20 Jun 19

Meaning and Hope in a Complex World Book by Lene Rachel Andersen The world is changing and becoming more complex. Metamodernity provides us with a framework for understanding ourselves and our societies in a more complex way, as it integrates indigenous, pre-modern, modern, and postmodern cultural code. Indigenous culture can provide a connection to nature that we have lost and which re-introduces the circularity that we need to solve the climate crisis etc. Premodern culture provided strong moral guidance in the shape of what we today call religion; we need a shared moral compass and ways to share and discuss …

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Meaning and Hope in a Complex World Book by Lene Rachel Andersen The world is changing and becoming more complex. Metamodernity provides us with a framework for understanding ourselves and our societies in a more complex way, as it integrates indigenous, pre-modern, modern, and postmodern cultural code. Indigenous culture can provide a connection to nature that we have lost and …

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By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 15 May 19

In this podcast episode, Charles Eisenstein and I discuss some of the foundations of my worldview as we discuss exponential tech, self-terminating social and technological processes, the future of humanity, the nature of the present crisis, and the necessity of a transition to non-rivalrous systems. You can find this podcast and more information about A New and Ancient Story podcast here. The post A New and Ancient Story – Self-terminating Civilization appeared first on Civilization Emerging.

In this podcast episode, Charles Eisenstein and I discuss some of the foundations of my worldview as we discuss exponential tech, self-terminating social and technological processes, the future of humanity, the nature of the present crisis, and the necessity of a transition to non-rivalrous systems. You can find this podcast and more information about A New and Ancient Story podcast …

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By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 22 Jan 19

This post will be an extension and update to the model first shared in Situational Assessment: 2017. Some familiarity with the concepts developed therein and continued in Situational Assessment: 2018 will be assumed. If you have not read those two posts, it will likely be useful to do so. As was noted in the past, please take this effort as a lens — not as an effort to tell the whole story. It is only one of many lenses, indeed, only one of the many lenses that I, myself, use to make sense of the world. It is not and cannot be …

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This post will be an extension and update to the model first shared in Situational Assessment: 2017. Some familiarity with the concepts developed therein and continued in Situational Assessment: 2018 will be assumed. If you have not read those two posts, it will likely be useful to do so. As was noted in the past, please take this effort as …

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By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 10 Nov 18

The post Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future – Meta Existential Risk appeared first on Civilization Emerging.

The post Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future – Meta Existential Risk appeared first on Civilization Emerging.


By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 19 Jul 18

Part 1:   Part 2:   Part 3: >> Find The Show Notes and More Information Here << The post Future Thinkers Podcast – Solving The Generator Functions of Existential Risks appeared first on Civilization Emerging.

Part 1:   Part 2:   Part 3: >> Find The Show Notes and More Information Here << The post Future Thinkers Podcast – Solving The Generator Functions of Existential Risks appeared first on Civilization Emerging.


By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 23 Jun 18

This podcast asks all guests the following 4 questions: What is your purpose in life? What do you want to see in the world by 2050? What are you doing to make that happen? How can interested people get involved? This is a good intro in 30 mins to what I care about and focus on. The post 2050 Podcast – Building a New Civilization appeared first on Civilization Emerging.

This podcast asks all guests the following 4 questions: What is your purpose in life? What do you want to see in the world by 2050? What are you doing to make that happen? How can interested people get involved? This is a good intro in 30 mins to what I care about and focus on. The post 2050 Podcast …

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By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 20 Oct 17

  Existential Risks An existential risk is anything that can cause the extinction of humanity. A catastrophic risk is one that can cause our near-extinction, or destroy human civilization as we know it. Existential and catastrophic risks are often divided into human induced risks and natural phenomena. The natural phenomena include things like huge asteroids hitting the Earth, and solar flares or coronal mass ejections with a high enough intensity to knock out our power grid, destabilize nuclear cooling stations and lead to uninhabitable biosphere and ocean acidification.   Human Risks Although natural risks are important to look at, Daniel Schmachtenberger is …

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  Existential Risks An existential risk is anything that can cause the extinction of humanity. A catastrophic risk is one that can cause our near-extinction, or destroy human civilization as we know it. Existential and catastrophic risks are often divided into human induced risks and natural phenomena. The natural phenomena include things like huge asteroids hitting the Earth, and solar flares or …

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