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We have created a Star Wars civilization, with Stone Age emotions — E.O.Wilson

excerpt 1:Very few species, however, have made the leap from merely social to eusocial, “eu-” meaning true. To qualify as eusocial, in Wilson’s definition, animals must live in multigenerational communities, practice division of labor and behave altruistically, ready to sacrifice … Continue reading

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Collaboration & Serendipity

I. FORTUITY [f. L. fortu‹imacbreve›t-us, f. forte by chance, f. fors chance + -ous.] That happens or is produced by fortune or chance; accidental, casual. OED Between 2005-2012, when I was researching serendipity as a decisive aspect of adult development, … Continue reading

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How This Artist Thinks II.

Congratulations, You’re the New Head of Customer Service (2015, Stephen Calhoun) Dream, actually a solid anima dream, from January 2014: People are walking through a gallery of art. I’m off to the side watching the people stop and look at … Continue reading

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Our new neighbor on the south side asked me over the fence why I liked to garden and I told her it’s not appreciably less absorbing than the sonic and visual worlds of creativity I’m devoted to. The new landscape … Continue reading

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We All Copy Together

Kirby Ferguson, integrates a number of current topics in less than 10 very concise ‘TED’ minutes. Kirby’s assumption that precursors must do concrete duty as precedent ideas is wrong. It is not always the case that some particular prior experience … Continue reading

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How Creativity Works

Okay, this presents a slim-downed version of a version of how creativity works.

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The drive to share the truth that (s)he sees is the heart’s blood of every creator’s vision.–Creativity researcher, John Briggs

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