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Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post I have been challenged ...
"Some thoughts on education and political priorities Summary - Dominic Cummings Although we understand some systems well enough to make precise or statistical predictions, most interesting systems - whether physical, mental, cultural, or virtual -…"
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Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post Edward Lorenz RIP
"This is an inspirational book, a call for action, and a basis for hope. We have entered a window of opportunity that the author brilliantly illustrates using the concepts of chaos theory. Dr. Ervin Laszlo is a unique scientist who founded systems…"
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THE TRUTH MIRRORS THE REALITY

  Dick Whittington and His Cat is the name of English folklore surrounding  the real-life Richard Whittington (c. 1354–1423), wealthy merchant and  thrice …See More
Jan 9
Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post The Japanese stone garden ...
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Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post Bu Yan Zhi Jaio ...
"The Japanese stone garden is an art form recognized around the globe. These meditative gardens provide tranquil settings, where visitors can shed the burdens and stresses of modern existence, satisfy an age-old yearning for solitude and repose, and…"
Jan 7
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Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post In the context of the 25th Anniversary...
"I well remember my meeting with David Hockney at the V&A, when Canon invited him to demonstrate his artistic skills, utilising our DiceNET Colour Server System driving the recently launched CLC500 Colour Photocopier & Image Processing…"
Jan 5
Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post In exploring the garden...
"I well remember meeting David Hockney at the V&A, when Canon invited him to demonstrate his artistic skills, utilising our DiceNET system driving the recently launched CLC500 Colour Photocopier, whose engine had been designed by Louise…"
Jan 5
Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post THE INTEGRAL ART OF ZEN ...
"I well remember meeting David Hockney at the V&A, when Canon invited him to demonstrate his artistic skills, utilising our DiceNET system driving the recently launched CLC500 Colour Photocopier, whose engine had been designed by Louise…"
Jan 5
Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post THE INTEGRAL ART OF ZEN ...
"david hockney photomontages of Ryoanji Garden Japan"
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Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post THE INTEGRAL ART OF ZEN ...
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Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post THE INTEGRAL ART OF ZEN ...
"Garden nature, like human nature, requires care and nurturing IF [IT] IS not to lead to some kind of inanition. Stephen Mansfield - Preface of Japan's Master Gardens"
Jan 2
Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post CONSTRUCTING REALITY
"Shameless MPs should apologise to Leave voters on Brexit "
Dec 30, 2018
Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post When Einstein Met Tagore ...
"We now know that the brain uses two contrasting strategies to handle information about the world. Each strategy is fundamentally different and therefore quite difficult to translate into the other-which is not at all surprising, given the…"
Dec 28, 2018
Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post UNANSWERABLENESS
Dec 27, 2018
Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post Air Inter Flight 148 was a scheduled...
Dec 25, 2018
Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post GATWICK AIRPORT DRONE CHAOS
"CONCLUSION Although many countries try to educate drone users, there are always going to be those users that push the legal limits. Authorities must ensure that appropriately severe penalties are applied and publicised in the media. Given the…"
Dec 24, 2018
Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post GATWICK AIRPORT DRONE CHAOS
"Although many countries try to educate drone users, there are always going to be those users that push the legal limits. Authorities must ensure that appropriately severe penalties are applied and publicised in the media. Given the massive…"
Dec 24, 2018
Michael Grove commented on Michael Grove's blog post GATWICK AIRPORT DRONE CHAOS
"Educating the Public One of the problems being faced by aviation authorities worldwide is an ignorance, and/or lack of understanding by some drone operators, of the implications of flying a drone in the vicinity of aircraft and airports. DJI…"
Dec 24, 2018

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[IT] IS [BE]COMING INCREASINGLY APPARENT...

THAT the so-called SPECIAL • RELATIONSHIP twixt the USA

and the UK IS in[DEED] manifesting [IT]self in a revealing •

manner  which reflects on ALL OUT WAR twixt THE PEOPLE

and the ELITIST  anti-democratic • …

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Posted by Michael Grove on January 13, 2019 at 11:30

This is why a real Brexit ...

               WILL [BE] a WIN for Leavers and Remainers alike

        WILL [BE] a WIN for Leavers and Remainers alike

The probably greatest political misconception of our time is that the

public is insurmountably divided over Brexit. How is this a misconception

when the two sides are constantly at each other’s throats? Because when

surrounded by negotiation and campaign dust [IT] IS EASY to forget that

both sides are fighting for the same things: international trade, political

moderation and an intact democracy.…

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Posted by Michael Grove on January 10, 2019 at 14:00 — 7 Comments

THE TRUTH MIRRORS THE REALITY

  Dick Whittington and His Cat is the name of English folklore surrounding

  the real-life Richard Whittington (c. 1354–1423), wealthy merchant and

  thrice Lord Mayor of London, alleging he escaped his poverty-stricken

  childhood and made his fortune thanks to the ratting abilities of his cat.

  However, the real Whittington did not come from a poor family of common

  stock, and there is no compelling evidence that he owned a cat.

  Another element considered essential to the legend[2] is that Dick attempted

  to flee his service as a scullion one night, but was dissuaded by the tone of

  the church bells, that promised he would become mayor of London one day. 



  [IT] WAS in the school attached to Charles Barry's, Grade II listed, St. John's…

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Posted by Michael Grove on January 9, 2019 at 11:00

EVERY THING [IS] CONNECTED TO EVERYTHING ELSE.

   Fritjof Capra wrote in his The Tao of Physics 25th Anniversary Edition

   Epilogue .... "I believe that the world view implied by modern physics is

   inconsistent with our present society, which does NOT reflect the 

   HARMONIOUS INTERRELATEDNESS we observe in nature. To achieve

   such a state of…

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Posted by Michael Grove on January 9, 2019 at 7:30

MY•HEAD DNA/ETHNICITY ...

  and SO began the rest of my journey of life

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Posted by Michael Grove on January 8, 2019 at 10:00

THE INTEGRAL ART OF ZEN ...

  this landscape design book explores the ingenuity and  

  range of Japanese landscaping, from the self-imposed  

  confines of courtyard designs to the open expanses of

  the stroll garden.



  No two Japanese gardens are ever the same. The Japanese ZEN garden

   is a work of art equivalent in scale to an installation, but it is also an

   urban refuge, a setting where we can attain composure and equipoise.

   It is a place to collect our thoughts, examine deeper feelings, and

   ponder our responses to managed nature. ZEN gardens comprise a

   sensory as much as a cultural experience. They are multifaceted,…

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Posted by Michael Grove on January 1, 2019 at 17:00 — 3 Comments

BUDDHISM ARRIVED IN JAPAN FROM KOREA

after centuries of development in China and with that coming of Buddhism,

Japan was introduced to a concept of systems, routines and regulations.

Buddhism channelled silent and spontaneous interaction with spirits

into an organised programme of ritual observance, and explained the

mysteries of life by the Law of Cause and Effect.



The new theology, with 
its inexorable focus on the after-life, must have both

disturbed and inspired followers of Shinto, who suddenly found previously

vague sentiments now clearly articulated and vigorously systemised. The Aryan

mind of India had been absorbed in metaphysical subtleties for centuries and

had learned to analyse phenomena and control consciousness even before the

birth of Gautama (567-488 BC), the historical Buddha.



After attaining total enlightenment 
the Buddha explained that…

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Posted by Michael Grove on December 27, 2018 at 11:30

In exploring the garden...

WE ARE making [RE]newed contact with Japanese culture. Once we have

understood one form, we may readily appreciate a.n.other. In appropriating

different elements of Japanese culture, the Japanese garden prepares us

for an examination of other arts and practices.



Japanese aesthetics, the fine-tuning of taste, the development of

connoisseurship through the appreciation of beauty, came later than the

proto-gardens of the pre-Shinto era, but the transition from divine nature

to art was relatively seamless. And yet, the revisualisation of nature that

takes place through the filtration of art in the Japanese garden is often

quite different from what we are accustomed to. Disarmed, for example,

by THE vision of compositions purporting to be landscape works but made…

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Posted by Michael Grove on December 25, 2018 at 10:30 — 1 Comment

GATWICK AIRPORT DRONE CHAOS



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I can only assume that the drone situation at Gatwick has arisen in part, as a result of the self-same factors which led to the earlier closing this year of the airport because of
a lack of sufficiently qualified Air Traffic Controllers, because the NATS contract to provide ATC services had been replaced by Gatwick's owners, with a lower cost provision from a.n.other party. In view of the fact that it is the responsibility of ATC to ensure the safety of the Airport's Control Zone, actions should have been put in place by the ATC Provider to alleviate the threat of drones, in no dissimilar manner than airports in the Netherlands have been using Trained Eagles to bring down drones where necessary, in addition to …
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Posted by Michael Grove on December 22, 2018 at 10:00 — 2 Comments

MORE ELITIST DECORATION THAN DESIGN

The European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation, commonly known as Eurocontrol was first mooted in 1960 when The Eurocontrol Convention was signed and subsequently ratified in 1963Before the Convention entered into force that year, there were already indications that the matter of national sovereignty would complicate the full implementation of the organisation’s founding mission.



The first European plan for a harmonised air traffic control (ATC) system, proposed in 1962, was beset by the refusal of both France and Britain to comply, largely due to reasons closely linked with their national military airspace control. The other four original members (the Federal…

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Posted by Michael Grove on December 21, 2018 at 11:00

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Towards Psychic, and Spiritual Science... 8 Replies

 My project maybe of interest.  www.p2pfoundation.net/Multi-Dimensional_ScienceContinue

Started by Robert Searle. Last reply by Ian Gardner Jun 12, 2013.

The Milk Is White and sequels i.e. the purpose of life. 2 Replies

1. These files are in the recommended reading order for a very good reason.2. In The Milk Is White read from the very first page viz. the title page.3. Most, perhaps all, questions that arise in the…Continue

Started by Ian Gardner. Last reply by Ian Gardner Jun 6, 2013.

happiness 1 Reply

After we start this discussion…Continue

Started by Kath. Last reply by Michael Grove May 14, 2013.

Siona van Dijk 4 Replies

What drew me back into this community is the commendation of our past opinion leader of Gaia Siona.…Continue

Started by Kath. Last reply by Michael Grove May 12, 2013.

 
 
 

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