Category: Access to Knowledge

Quantifiable Ethics in Retail — Can You Change the World through Effective Altruistic Shopping?

Can something as simple as an app that gives unbiased product information change the world? Filtering out products which follow one’s personal norms and values will reshape the concept of brand image, render it unimportant for highly similar goods, such as soap and just about everything under the kitchen sink.

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MANIFESTO FOR THE OBVIOUS INTERNATIONAL and THE SYNERGETIC OMNI SOLUTION (SOS)

The Instant & Efficient Comprehensive & Synergetic Omni-Solution exists wherever and whenever any individual chooses to infuse an action, however minute, with creativity and purpose for the sake of a greater good.

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Arts: The Parahuman Sculpture of Patricia Piccinini, Posthumanity and What It Really Means to be Human

Patricia Piccinini is an Australian mixed media and multimedia artist who uses sculpture to explore one possible type of posthuman future; a future where parahumans, genetic alterations that are blendings of animal and human forms and DNA, are common place.