(source: pinterest) Path after path lay stones meshed on top of each other, Four odd firm trees towering above the wooden house; Fit and fought for fourty years, after demonstrations and blinded attacks, Now eerily tranquil with fabricated striped flags. Rich golden arches, invoking nostalgia and memories, A grey beard, unmistakenly the Grandfather; […]Read More Cobble paths
She reminds me of a dolphin, Dipping her nose in the water and then her toes; Dancing, twisting and vibrations of the waves, jumping and circling from the bubbles beneath her. She reminds me of my Godmother, baking carrot cakes and homemade hot chocolate; tending to her bonsai trees and pruning apricot branches, […]Read More She
(source: qianyedan.com) Would having VR experiences make us more empathetic human beings? The Award winning VR Experience – The Tree builds upon the life and death of a tree in which participants can actively direct the experience that they engage in in the life of a tree. When the tree is destroyed ultimately and […]Read More Embracing empathy
(source: sciencedirect) What is in the content of our thoughts? Are we conscious when we are asleep? Is someone in a comatose conscious? Laureys (2005) looks into the consciousness of those in coma in light of death. If we compare people who are conscious and those that are not and observe those that do a […]Read More What is consciousness?
Do you want to live forever? Overworked? Underpaid? Karoshi? Suicide? What if you had a choice to live forever? Would you want to do that? Technology is accelerating so is medical research. When Futurists engage in discussion on uploading our brains to the cloud – just think about it for our moment – we […]Read More Do you want to live forever?
Do you understand the picture? If you’re looking at your goals and outcomes, what are the risks, factors that impact on processes and variables? What are the driving dynamics in teams? Your area of challenge? What are the causes of this? What kind of scenarios matter? What scenarios that you have not thought about? What […]Read More Opening our minds with Systems thinking
When one speaks of AI, there are normally one of two reactions? The first is one of excitement, opportunity and hope for the future. The second is one of worry and fear of losing jobs Is there a third way where we can balance the two? As AI conferences start popping up across the […]Read More Law, Ethics and AI – Ingredients for success or otherwise?