Gaming our way into a brighter future

Jane McGonigal thinks that gaming is going to help us save the planet – and I think she’s right. “Instead of providing gamers with better and more immersive alternatives to reality, I want all of us to be become responsible for providing the world...

Moral Foundations, Openness, Liberals and Conservatives

The foundations of moral behavior and the creation and maintenance of civil society relies on having multiple viewpoints integrated and adapted to meet the needs of the society. I am a progressive – no doubt about it. I am strongly motivated by harm/care and by...

The Exploration of Evil – How we become villains or heroes

“Philip Zimbardo knows how easy it is for nice people to turn bad. In this talk, he shares insights and graphic unseen photos from the Abu Ghraib trials. Then he talks about the flip side: how easy it is to be a hero, and how we can rise to the challenge.”...

Putting Ourselves in Perspective

This is called the ‘most important image ever taken by man’. It is also known as the ‘deep field’. It is an image taken of a BLANK section of the sky by the Hubble Deep Space Telescope. Based on the probabilities inherent in the equation that...

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good design changes everything. WHO: My name is Boysen Hodgson. I am a graphic designer, a web developer, a marketing resource, a builder of things, a husband, a city dweller, a business development consultant, a men’s work facilitator. I am an advocate for...