Foundation – Official Teaser 2
“You can't save yourselves, but you can save your legacy." An Apple TV sci-fi drama involving the creation of a foundation at the edge of the galaxy that is a repository of all knowledge designed to withstand the coming interplanetary convulsions.
Today for Tomorrow – Facing Our Future
Look out for their report “outlining the public's appetite for embedding long-termism into the heart of policymaking for our children and grandchildren” – out June 30th.
A Waterbear series about climate change directed & narrated by Jack Harries and co-produced by Earthrise Studio.
Introduction to the Global Assembly (short)
If you’re not already aware of Global Assembly, the attempt to engage millions in “the first global citizens’ assembly that anyone on earth can join”, this is a nifty intro.
“An afternoon of talks and conversations exploring how we define, grow and resource Imagination Infrastructuring, and the importance of collective imagination.”
Shifting norms through culture change and strategy
On the relationship between Culture Change work and Strategic Comms, covering “narrative structures, archetypes, and a whole-system ecological approach to transforming cultural norms for social change.” Brilliantly clear and shareable.
At the centre of all things is interdependence
Taking a step back to shift the “John Wayne paradigm”, “embrace interdependence as the central organising principle” and “expand the circle of community so that there is no ‘other’ left”.
Driving the Human: selected concepts
A collection of “prescient visions for sustainable cohabitation”, that “reinforce the importance of collaboration and interdependency as essential factors for survival.”
Beyond thinking: using imagination and feeling to make sense of the world
A rallying cry to unite spirit and science, with a crisp overview of sense-making, warm data, embodied cognition, and the role science has played to date in separating us from nature.
Potemkin wisdoms, phronesis and Pixar: How wise sayings protect us from meaning
When simplicity isn't the ‘ultimate sophistication’ – “if we confuse understanding with repeating its summary, we hollow out its meaning and can no longer rely on it to inform what we do.”
10 key skills for 21st Century Citizenship
“...that we all need to survive and thrive, in an age teetering between breakdown and breakthrough...crucial for helping us become a larger us rather than a them-and-us.”